EDISON—Township officials, unveiled the new solar-powered automated ticket dispensing machines for the Edison Light Transit system last week.
PERTH AMBOY—In a proactive measure to help prevent the spread of the H1N1 (swine flu) influenza virus, Raritan Bay Medical Center is temporarily suspending visitor privileges to those 18 years of age and under at both its Old Bridge and Perth Amboy hospitals beginning today.
METUCHEN – Comedian Jackie Mason returns to the Forum Theatre stage before making his way back to the Great White Way. Fans will get a sneak peak of Mason’s upcoming 2010 tour when he takes the stage on Tuesday, Dec. 8, at 8 p.m.
EDISON—“Multi [Ply],” an exhibition of artwork that expresses the physical and graphic attributes of paper, will be held at Middlesex County College from Nov. 12 through Dec. 10 in the Studio Theatre Gallery on the Edison Campus.
PERTH AMBOY – The Raritan Bay Area YMCA Traveling Basketball League will hold tryouts next week for its inaugural season.
PERTH AMBOY—The Royal Garden Club By The Bay has been awarded the Ringwood Garden Club Trophy by The Garden Club Of New Jersey for decorating the Proprietary House for the last Christmas season.
NEW BRUNSWICK – A South Amboy man pleaded guilty to a count of murder and four counts of attempted murder today, admitting that he fatally stabbed his live-in companion and stabbed four children, ranging in age from 7 to 12.
CARTERET—Borough emergency service departments have been approved for $100,000 grant as from the 2009-2010 Carteret Special Improvement District budget, Mayor Daniel Reiman and the Carteret Business Partnership have announced.
HILLSIDE — Volunteers will be at five locations in Middlesex County, to collect frozen turkeys, non-perishable food, and donations on Saturday, Nov. 21.
SAYREVILLE – An 86-year-old Sayreville man was attacked and robbed in his Main Street home Wednesday morning, according to police.