Middlesex County

Mom charged 20 years after murder, on victim’s birthday

SAYREVILLE — More than 20 years after 5-year-old Timothy Wiltsey was reported missing from a local carnival by his mother, Michelle Lodzinski, on May 25, 1991, the South Amboy child’s mom was arrested on what would have been his 29th birthday, according…

Opinion: Middlesex County’s Commitment to our Veterans

by Middlesex County Freeholder Director Ronald G. Rios It is now the middle of summer, long past Memorial Day, beyond Independence Day and months before Veterans’ day. People are enjoying their vacations or looking toward Labor Day, and may not…

Trane subsidiary of Ingersoll Rand to pay for firing woman over pregnancy

TRENTON – Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman and the Division on Civil Rights announced today that Trane U.S. Inc., a subsidiary of Ingersoll Rand, has agreed to pay a former employee $55,000 to resolve allegations that it discriminated by…

Edison man arrested in connection with bank robbery

EDISON — Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Chief Thomas J. Bryan of the Edison Police Department announced that a township man was arrested and charged in connection with a bank robbery and police pursuit that ended with his…

Edison man charged in bank robbery, pursuit

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Chief Thomas J. Bryan of the Edison Police Department announced today that a township man was arrested and charged in connection with a bank robbery and police pursuit that ended with his arrest…

Two Garden State woman named named to Morehead U Dean’s List

MOREHEAD, KY — Kathleen J Mulligan of Clark and Gina Marie Ogletree of Edison, have been named to the Dean’s List  at Morehead State University for the spring 2014 semester. To be eligible for Dean’s List, a student must carry a semester GPA of…

Open space has a chance to get on the ballot

STATE — There has been talk directly from legislative leaders that if the Assembly meets back on Monday for bail reform then they may also take up open space. One bill in consideration, SCR84, would dedicate part of the Corporation Business…

Bar Association supports a holistic approach to bail reform

The New Jersey State Bar Association (NJSBA) released a statement saying the group supports a holistic approach to bail reform. The association is the largest group of judges, lawyers and other legal professionals in the state and counts among its…

Democrats slam Christie as ‘minor league’

As Republican Gov. Chris Christie heads to New Hampshire again to catch a ballgame, the Democratic Nationa Committee is highlighting just how minor league Christie’s economic leadership has been in New Jersey. From lagging job growth to high property taxes and multiple state credit…