METUCHEN—Middlesex County Public Health Department is reporting that a raccoon tested positive for rabies in Metuchen, in the vicinity of Central Avenue and Aylin Street.
NEW BRUNSWICK—A 43-year-old Manasquan man pleaded guilty Tuesday to two counts of sexual assault, admitting he molested two girls on separate occasions, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY—Two Freeholders—Mildred Scott and James Polos—are seeking the Democratic Party’s nomination to run for Middlesex County Sheriff when the county organization convenes on March 16th.
Flea Market • Feb. 20 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. – The Linden Knights of Columbus, 118 N. Park Ave., will hold a flea market. Kitchen open for breakfast & lunch. Next flea market: March 20 – tables are $20. Call 1-908-486-9518 or 1-908-374-5444.
MOUNTAINSIDE — Nine Internal Revenue Service offices will open their doors on Saturday, Feb. 20, IRS staff will provide assistance for taxpayers dealing with difficult economic times.
NEW BRUNSWICK—New Brunswick’s State Theatre has just added Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band, presented by State Theatre and Live Nation on Monday, July 5, 2010 at 8pm. Tickets are now on sale and range from $55-175.
TRENTON – Assembly Transportation Chairman John Wisniewski on Friday announced the panel will hear testimony on the potential impact of the governor’s plan to slash NJ Transit’s subsidy and the fare hikes and service cuts that may result.
AVENEL — A parent-child book club project at Avenel Middle School will be the subject of a feature on the NJN television program “Classroom Close-up, NJ” this week.
NEW BRUNSWICK – More than 42,500 people in the United States were diagnosed with pancreatic cancer last year and nearly 35,200 died from the disease, according to The American Cancer Society.
EDISON—Middlesex County College, in collaboration with the Indo American Arts Council, will present “Site of Departure, Source of Arrival,” a celebration of art and dance, on Thursday, Feb. 25 at the college.