Middlesex County

Holt near your home

STATE — Rep. Rush Holt (D-12) is holding a series of community offices in towns throughout central New Jersey. Members of Holt’s staff will be available to assist residents who are having problems with Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, the VA,…

Winter Safety Tips

Freeholder Director Ronald Rios

We never know what winter is going to have in store for us. During these months we can face everything from light flurries and colder temperatures, to major storms that leave us covered in substantial amounts of snow and sometimes even without power.

Looking Back At 2013

Roselle Mayor Jamel C. Holley, far left, presided over the wedding of Marsha Shapiro, second right, and Louise Walpin. The newlyweds were joined by Sen. Loretta Weinberg, second left, Steven Goldstein, founder and former executive director of Garden State Equality and Sen. Raymond Lesniak.

For some people, 2013 was a good year. A pair of court decisions cleared the way for same-sex couples in New Jersey to be able get married. Some people who were unable to obtain or afford health insurance coverage are now able to, thanks to the Affordable Care Act. Minimum wage workers got a raise to start the new year thanks to New Jersey voters.