EDISON – Go to the Jewish Community Center of Middlesex County, 1775 Oak Tree Road, Edison, for “Under a Sukkot Sky”, an intergenerational, community-wide celebration of the holiday of Sukkot, taking place on Thursday, Oct. 8, at 6:30 p.m. sharp.
LINDEN – A Piscataway man was charged with assaulting a police officer who was attempting to break up a fight in front of the Luna Lounge on East St. Georges Avenue early Saturday morning.
FREEHOLD – Assemblyman Joseph Vas appeared in Superior Court in Freehold Tuesday and pleaded not guilty to charges of improperly billing Perth Amboy for $6,000 in medical costs and receiving $25,000 in improvements to his home from a city vendor for free during his tenure as the city’s mayor.
ELIZABETH—Consumer Affairs officials have been granted a temporary restraining order against Brake-O-Rama, a Lodi-based company that operates 13 retail outlets in New Jersey, including locations in Elizabeth, Linden, and Perth Amboy.
EDISON– Mayor Jun H. Choi, the Edison Council and the Edison Recreation Department respectfully invite all Edison residents to a Sept. 11 Remembrance Ceremony scheduled for Friday evening, Sept. 11, at 6 p.m. at the Lake Papaianni Sept. 11 Memorial Monument.
WOODBRIDGE—Police arrested a Colonia man who was charged with fleeing after striking a pedestrian with his car early Wednesday morning, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Woodbridge police Chief William Trenery announced.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY—Freeholder Ronald G. Rios, chair of the county’s Public Health and Education Committee, announced Middlesex County’s 2009-2010 seasonal influenza and pneumococcal immunization clinics.
EDISON—During the summer, Devi Mody of Edison, a senior at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School, participated in the Liberty Science Center’s Partners in Science program at UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in Piscataway.
MONROE—Middlesex County Public Health Department Director-Health Officer David A. Papi has indicated that a stray kitten tested positive for rabies in Monroe, in the vicinity of Mayberry Avenue and McFadden Drive.
WOODBRIDGE – The Woodbridge Township Department of Health & Human Services and Animal Control Division is offering free rabies inoculations for township dogs and cats on Sept. 17, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Woodbridge Health Center, 2 George Frederick Plaza (adjacent to the Main Library and Woodbridge High School).