WOODBRIDGE—Best Friend Dog and Animal Adoption will hold a pet adoption on Sunday, Sept. 13, at The Woodbridge PetSmart, 863 St. Georges Avenue, Woodbridge, from 1-4 p.m.
PERTH AMBOY—The Perth Amboy Ferry Slip Museum will host an event on Friday, Sept. 11, at 7 p.m. at the ferry slip. A Sept. 11 commemoration will be followed by a taste of Spain presented by the Little Spain Restaurant in Fords.
PARRIS ISLAND, S.C.—Marine Corps Pvt. Jonathan Munera, son of Jeanne and Fernando Munera of South Amboy, recently completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S.C. designed to challenge new Marine recruits both physically and mentally.
CAPE MAY—Coast Guard Seaman Megan W. Mabry, granddaughter of Marie C. Lenahan of Sayreville, recently graduated from the U.S. Coast Guard Recruit Training Center.
EDISON—The Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders is proud to present the 4th Annual Doo Wop in the Park concert. The event will take place, at 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 6 at the Stephen J. Capestro Theater, on Pine Drive in Roosevelt Park in Edison. The gates will open at 3 p.m.
NEW BRUNSWICK – A New Brunswick High School special education teacher was sentenced Monday to serve 364 days at the Middlesex County Adult Corrections Center for giving school officials a fake doctor’s note to cover a series of absences from…
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Two former judges are the leading contenders to replace South Amboy Mayor John O’Leary on the Democratic ticket this fall to run for a seat in the state Assembly now held by Joseph Vas.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Freeholders announced last month that they will use $1 million in federal stimulus money to convert a 3.5-mile stretch of abandoned railroad tracks through Woodbridge, Edison and Metuchen into a bicycle and pedestrian trail.
NEW BRUNSWICK—A Rahway man pleaded not guilty to an aggravated manslaughter charge connected to an alleged street racing crash in Woodbridge that fatally injured an Edison man last March.
NEW BRUNSWICK – A grand jury decided not to indict an 18-year-old Rahway man on criminal charges in connection with a May accident that left a 16-year-old Colonia girl dead and another girl seriously injured.