Middlesex County

Rahway Man Sentenced to 27 Years For Bank Robberies

TRENTON—A principal member of the so-called “Route 35 Crew” was sentenced to 334 months in federal prison Monday for committing 11 armed bank robberies, a home invasion robbery and two other robberies between August 2006 and November 2007, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.

Middlesex County To Conduct Count Of Homeless People

MIDDLESEX COUNTY—On Wednesday, Jan. 27, Middlesex County will conduct its Point in Time Count 2010 survey throughout the county’s 25 municipalities. This annual survey will assist in developing a “snapshot” of the number of homeless persons living unsheltered either outside, in transitional housing, or emergency shelters.

Monroe Republicans Throw Their Hats In The Ring

MONROE—Monroe Republicans Keith B. Hackett and Harold V. Kane have announced their candidacies for the offices of Middlesex County Sheriff and Middlesex County Clerk, respectively, according to Monroe Township Republican Organization Chairman Tom Nothstein.

Red Cross Collects Funds For Haitian Earthquake Relief

PLAINFIELD – The American Red Cross has already released $200,000 and made all of its disaster and sheltering supplies in its Panama facility available to help the victims of Tuesday’s major earthquake in Haiti near Port-au-Prince. To support the Red…

Oliver Becomes First African-American Woman To Lead NJ Assembly

TRENTON – Sheila Y. Oliver on Tuesday took the oath of office as New Jersey’s 169th Assembly Speaker, vowing to put the Assembly’s focus on reviving New Jersey’s economy and targeting property taxes and inviting the public to air ideas on tackling New Jersey’s problems.