Middlesex County

Raising Awareness Of Pancreatic Cancer

By Ronald G. Rios Middlesex County Freeholder Chairperson, Committee of Public Health and Education According to the National Cancer Institute, pancreatic cancer is diagnosed in more than 29,000 Americans every year. In Middlesex County, statistics from the New Jersey Department…

Woodbridge Memories

By Diane Norek Harrison WOODBRIDGE-Here are memories from readers: Woodbridge Golden Bears I received the following in an e-mail from Mark Curran: “Hi Diane, I am the son of Joe Curran # 76 in the photo of your Feb. 27,…

Woodbridge Walks To Fight ALS

Woodbridge Walks To Fight ALS—Despite the rain, hundreds of walkers and volunteers came out to Alvin P. Williams Memorial Park in Woodbridge on Sunday, May 3, for the 2009 Woodbridge Walk to Defeat ALS hosted by the ALS Association Greater…

County Sponsors Health Expo

WOODBRIDGE—The Middlesex County Public Health Department will hold a Health Expo from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 9, at the Woodbridge Center Mall. The event is free. Information and activities will be available for the whole family to…

Seeing The Results Of Reinvestment

By Assemblyman Joseph Vas As President Barack Obama completes his first 100 days in office, we are beginning to see the fruits of his labor. His crowning achievement is the passage of the $787 billion American Recovery and Reinvestment Act…