PERTH AMBOY – Corruption in New Jersey politics has been in the spotlight this year, but Perth Amboy Mayor Wilda Diaz is doing what she can to limit its influence in her city.
TRENTON – A bill sponsored by Senator Joseph F. Vitale was signed into law last week to help local communities throughout the state finance infrastructure projects to improve water quality and deliver safer drinking water to residents. The funding, which…
CLINTON – Unity Bank has added Thomas Spontak to its home mortgage department in anticipation of growing activity in the housing sector over the coming months and into next year.
AVENEL—The Woodbridge Township Department of Health & Human Services has been notified by the New Jersey Department of Health of a positive case of rabies in a skunk caught on Aug. 10, in the vicinity of Hudson Boulevard. in the Avenel section of Woodbridge Township.
NEW BRUNSWICK –Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) will host his third annual “Children’s Health Days,” an opportunity for children who are uninsured, underinsured or enrolled in Medicaid, to receive the vaccinations they need. Vision and dental screenings will also be available.
NEW BRUNSWICK—A Perth Amboy man was found guilty of charges of sexually assaulting an 8-year-old girl on a number of occasions between September 2007 and January 2008, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced earlier this month.
NEW BRUNSWICK—Pamploma, Spain has its annual running of the bulls and New Brunswick, New Jersey, is the site of the annual running of the cockroaches. Not just any cockroaches, but Giant “Hissing” Madagascar Roaches. On Aug. 20, on the Cook…
NEW BRUNSWICK – Police arrested a New Brunswick resident who was charged with fatally beating his 88-year-old neighbor on Aug. 5, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and New Brunswick Police Director Anthony A. Caputo announced. Randy M. Collins, 33,…
WOODBRIDGE – The popular “Music on Main Street” concert series returns to Woodbridge with a Sept. 16 “Blues Extravaganza” featuring Guy Davis and Samuel James, two acclaimed masters of the deep-country blues.
MIDDLESEX – Middlesex police arrested a 15-year-old boy on Aug. 11, on a charge of sexually assaulting an 8-year-old boy in the borough, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Middlesex Borough Police Chief James L. Benson announced.