STATE – For the first time since 1976, New Jersey voters rejected more than half of the budgets on the ballot in yesterday’s school election.
CARTERET—Mayor Daniel Reiman and Parks Commissioner Vinny Bellino recently announced an award of $480,000 in funding towards the multi-parks improvement project.
SAYREVILLE—Eighty law enforcement officers have signed up to attend an annual conference aimed at training police officers to handle bias-related crimes, according to Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan.
NEW BRUNSWICK – A former Carteret resident will spent at least 40 years in state prison for his role in the 2006 shooting death of Rahway resident Robert Funderberk.
NEW BRUNSWICK—A member of a street gang has been sentenced to serve up to 9 ½ years in a New Jersey state prison for selling a handgun to an undercover police officer, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced Tuesday.
NEW BRUNSWICK—Two Carteret residents have pleaded guilty, and a third has been sentenced, for taking part in a conspiracy to steal thousands of dollars from bank accounts, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced Tuesday.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK—Earth Day has long been a time to think globally and act locally. That’s why on Thursday, April 22, Middlesex County’s office of Rutgers Cooperative Extension invites you to celebrate the 40th birthday of the modern environmental movement, with Earth Day at the EARTH Center in Davidson’s Mill Pond Park , 42 Riva Avenue, South Brunswick, from 4 to 7 p.m.
STATE– New Jersey voters will head to the polls today in most municipalities to elect members of their local Board of Education and weigh in on the school budget.
WOODBRIDGE – Township officials have announced “Tooling Around The Township 2010,” the annual community-based program that organizes teams of volunteers, local trades’ persons, and business sponsors to fix-up, repair and help maintain homes for senior and disabled Woodbridge Township residents.
PERTH AMBOY—The City of Perth Amboy and The Royal Garden Club By The Bay are presenting Earth Day 2010 on Saturday, April 24, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Washington Park on New Brunswick Avenue.