ISELIN – A Monday morning fire damaged a restaurant on Oak Tree Road, authorities said.
SAYREVILLE – The New Jersey chapter of the Sierra Club, the nation’s oldest and largest grassroots environmental organization, recently announced their endorsement of John Wisniewski (D-Sayreville) in his bid to represent the 19th Legislative District in the General Assembly.
NEW BRUNSWICK—A New Brunswick man has been sentenced to serve up to 13 years in a New Jersey state prison for robbing a city cab driver at gunpoint, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced last week.
WOODBRIDGE – The township will implement a “Buy & Shop Local” campaign geared to provide shopping incentives to Woodbridge residents while offering support to local business and industry, Mayor John McCormac said.
MILLTOWN—The Women’s Center at Jewish Family and Vocational Service of Middlesex County is presenting two workshops for women.
EAST BRUNSWICK – The Middlesex County Federation of Democratic Women will host a celebration luncheon at the East Brunswick Chateau on Oct. 4.
MILLTOWN—Jewish Family and Vocational Service of Middlesex County is offering computer training classes this fall.
WOODBRIDGE – Morissa Schwartz won first place for the 14-16 year old Teen Video Fest & Film Contest. Her documentary, “Where I Come From – Woodbridge, New Jersey,” reflects that she is a sixth generation resident.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – The county’s food distribution program, which serves more than 70 food pantries and soup kitchens, recently made an urgent appeal to county residents and businesses asking them to organize food drives to meet the increased summer food demand. And the response has been immediate and effective.
PERTH AMBOY—A community health center in Perth Amboy has been awarded federal funding to increase and improve health and support services to better serve patients.