LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Actress Brittany Murphy, who grew up in Edison, unexpectedly died this weekend at the age of 32.
PORT READING – The annual Christmas Friendship Dinner at St. Anthony of Padua Church in Port Reading will again serve neighbors and friends a free holiday dinner from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. on Christmas Day.
SAYREVILLE – This Dec. 24, the less fortunate members of the community will have a place to have a warm meal.
EDISON—Instead of waiting weeks to get a permit to put on a new roof, the township process has been redesigned to allow for over-the-counter approval.
EDISON – The township Board of Education has selected former board member Ralph Errico to fill a vacant seat on the panel.
CARTERET—Mayor Dan Reiman and the Children’s Charity Trust Fund joined with the READ Foundation last week to announce that clothing donations will be accepted at the Carteret Public Library, on select days for the remainder of December.
EDISON—JFK Medical Center has partnered with the Edison Health Department to offer H1N1 influenza vaccinations to anyone between the ages of 6 months and 64 years of age on Saturday, Dec. 19.
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Natha Singh, owner of four gasoline corporations that operate 12 gasoline stations located throughout New Jersey, has agreed to pay $57,389.48 in back wages to 32 workers after a U.S. Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division investigation identified violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) at all 12 locations.
EDISON—Vladimir Reyes of Sayreville, an information technology director for the United Nations and the father of Wardlaw-Hartridge School fourth grader Mia Reyes, visited both of the Edison school’s fourth grade classes on Dec. 14 to discuss the Global Warming Summit in Copenhagen.
WOODBRIDGE – Mayor John E. McCormac appointed nine new police officers to the ranks of the Woodbridge Township Police Department on Tuesday. The new officers were introduced during a swearing-in ceremony at the Woodbridge Municipal Building. The appointments were approved…