Middlesex County

Honoring service & connecting generations

Army veteran Bill O’Brien, president of the Menlo Home Residents’ Council, reads a letter from one of the kids at the college child care center, while Christopher Pellegrino of Old Bridge, the president of the Middlesex Veterans and Servicemembers Association, looks on.

Students from the Middlesex County College Veterans and Servicemembers Association, along with Democracy House, visited residents at the Veterans Memorial Home at Menlo Park in Edison over the Thanksgiving break. The students toured the facility, chatted with the residents, and served delicious apple…

Weather alert

Snow totals could range from 3 to 6 inches across Union County, according to the latest weather forecasts. Rain began today, and it is expected to turn to snow before concluding late in the evening. Officials urge residents to take the appropriate precautions and…

Carteret memories

CARTERET-The following memories are from Robert Zaleski: “Price’s Men’s Store was operated by Sol and Gerry Price (brothers) and their mom worked there also doing alterations. Both Sol and Gerry enjoyed playing tennis but Sol was by far the better…

Superfund sites in New Jersey

For decades it was standard practice to dump waste on the ground, in rivers or to leave it out in the open. As a result, thousands of uncontrolled or abandoned contaminated sites were created. Some common contaminated sites include abandoned…