WOODBRIDGE – Despite icy wind and rain, 3,500 people took part in Woodbridge’s 11th annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk on Sunday.
NEW BRUNSWICK—Authorities are investigating the death of a 40-year-old man who was found in a parked car this morning, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and New Brunswick Police Director Anthony A. Caputo announced.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Starting Friday, Oct. 23, the Middlesex County Public Health Department will provide injectable H1N1 vaccine at the Public Health Clinic in New Brunswick as well as the nasal spray vaccine that became available last week.
EDISON — Vice President Joseph Biden visited Middlesex County College in Edison today in an attempt to bolster support for New Jersey’s unpopular Democratic governor.
EDISON—Assemblyman Peter J. Barnes III joined Senator Barbara Buono and Assemblyman Patrick J. Diegnan last week to announce that the bill which establishes the Dismal Swamp Preservation Commission was signed into law.
PERTH AMBOY-A Woodbridge reader wrote after my July 17 column where I had mention of “Gugies” (American Smelting and Refining):
EDISON—Felician College will offer three baccalaureate degree completion programs on the Middlesex County College campus in Edison beginning in January 2010.
HIGHLAND PARK—Middlesex County completed a total reconstruction of its 90-acre Donaldson Park. The $6.1 million project was completed in three phases and included reconstruction of two Little League baseball fields, five softball fields, a baseball field and the tennis courts.
MONROE—A raccoon found in the vicinity of North Disbrow Road and Butcher Road in Monroe tested positive for rabies, Middlesex County Public Health Department Director-Health Officer David A. Papi announced Thursday.
COLONIA – On Oct. 28, the Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars will hold a 123rd anniversary celebration for the Statue of Liberty.