CLARK – The Mayors of Woodbridge, Rahway and Clark spoke out last week to criticize high costs at the Rahway Valley Sewerage Authority and called on the authority’s commissioners to vote against any budget increases.
NEW BRUNSWICK – On Monday, a Plainfield man was arraigned on charges in Sunday’s fatal shooing of a Rahway man outside a Piscataway bowling alley.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK – Police arrested a 17-year-old Carteret resident Sunday who allegedly broke into a South Brunswick home, stole the resident’s car and led police on a high-speed chase before being caught.
FORDS – Foster and Adoptive Family Services and the New Jersey State Policemen’s Benevolent Association are hosting their eighth annual statewide PBA toy drive on Dec. 8 at Royal Albert’s Palace in Fords.
METUCHEN—The St. Joseph High School Theater Company is performing Dramatic Publishing company’s “Cheaper by the Dozen,” a comedy adapted by Christopher Sergel from the book by Frank Gilbreth and Ernestine Gilbreth Carey.
EDISON – Democrat Antonia “Toni” Ricigliano will be Edison’s first female mayor when she takes office in January.
STATE – Although New Jersey voters rejected Gov. Jon Corzine, Tuesday proved to be a good day for many incumbents on the ballot.
EDISON – A new law authorizes the governing bodies of Edison Township, Metuchen Borough and South Plainfield Borough to adopt resolutions establishing a special commission to protect and preserve the Dismal Swamp.
EDISON—An 11-week class at Middlesex County College called “Electronics for Green Jobs” held a graduation ceremony October 27.
EDISON—The Edison Wetlands Association honored Assemblymen Peter J. Barnes III and Patrick J. Diegnan Jr. at their annual Fall Fest held on Sunday, Oct. 25, for the lawmakers’ efforts to protect and preserve the Dismal Swap.