Middlesex County

Alumni Artists From Middlesex County College Stage Exhibit

EDISON—Nineteen alumni artists from Middlesex County College will be displaying their artwork at the college during the month of October. The public is invited to view this work, as well as attend a reception in honor of the artists, on Thursday, Oct. 1, from 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Perth Amboy Seeks State Aid To Avoid 13% Tax Hike

PERTH AMBOY – City officials asked the state for $7 million in extraordinary aid to balance a $75.3 million budget. If the request is denied, residents could see a 13% increase in their municipal tax bills to cover the shortfall, officials said.

Edison Parents Upset & Confused By State Test Results

EDISON – School officials held a meeting for parents last week at Edison High School to explain the school’s failure to meet state mandated academic standards. School officials maintain that Edison High School is not failing. The school fell short…

Woman Charged With Robbery Following Death Of New Brunswick Man

NEW BRUNSWICK—Police arrested a woman last week who was charged with endangering and robbing a New Brunswick man, who died after he fell on a city street during a dispute. Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and New Brunswick Police Director Anthony A. Caputo announced Friday.