EDISON – Gregory Purrell of Plainfield (left), Breana McDaniel of Plainfield (center) and Noelle Staudt of Union, were recently declared the first round winners in the Simon & WPLJ Sing-to-Win contest at Simon’s Menlo Park Mall in Edison, each belting out one song a cappella for top-known music industry representatives that served as judges of the singing competition.
Krishna Kashiwala of JFK Memorial High School (Iselin) was presented a 2010 Caring Award by the Middlesex County Guidance Council.
PERTH AMBOY — Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 17-month-old boy who was under the supervision of a Perth Amboy day care center, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Perth Amboy Acting Chief E.J. McDonald…
GARWOOD — Authorities arrested a Sayerville man on Monday and charged him with second degree extortion and drug offenses, said Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
Victoria Gaydos of Bishop Ahr High School (Edison) was presented a 2010 Caring Award by the Middlesex County Guidance Council.
TRENTON – Legislation to create a next-of-kin registry to be utilized to notify family when a loved one is incapacitated in a serious accident was released Thursday from an Assembly committee.
EDISON – The Township of Edison passed a unanimous resolution last week, calling for the federal government and military to take control of containing and cleaning up the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
EDISON – The Edison Municipal Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 19, in the Council Chambers of the Municipal Complex, 100 Municipal Boulevard, to vote on a resolution regarding the Board of Education budget.
MILLBURN — Since their inception in 1996, the Paper Mill Playhouse Rising Star Awards for Excellence in High School Musical Theatre have ignited the careers of many notable performers, all of whom attended high school in New Jersey.
HELMETTA – The Middlesex County Public Health Department is reporting that a raccoon tested positive for rabies in Helmetta, in the vicinity of Railroad Avenue and John Place.