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PISCATAWAY–In just a few days on Oct. 20, thousands of residents, businesses and organizations will walk toward heart health at Johnson Park in Piscataway to support of the American Heart Association’s mission of building healthier lives free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. Jay Kingley, founder, chairman, and CEO of Kingley Health and chairman of the event, is urging everyone to join him and learn how to reduce your personal risk for these deadly diseases.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Firefighters, students and other volunteers across the county will be engaged this month in lessons on fire safety for National Fire Prevention Month, held annually each October.
ELIZABETH — A Middlesex County man has been convicted of a burglary charge in connection with a 2011 incident in which a Plainfield resident walked in on the crime in progress, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park said Monday.
STATE – New Jersey is under a Tornado Watch until 5 p.m. today, according to the National Weather Service.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Longtime Middlesex County Freeholder Stephen J. “Pete” Dalina died Saturday, Oct. 5, surrounded by his family. He was 83.
TRENTON – A former Middlesex County sheriff’s officer was sentenced today for assisting former Sheriff Joseph Spicuzzo in a jobs-for-cash scheme in which Spicuzzo collected about $112,000 in bribes from individuals seeking positions or promotions in the sheriff’s office. Paul…
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Middlesex County Freeholder Director Ronald G. Rios said County Government in 2013 reached its goal of raising the already high quality of life in the County by enhancing programs, expanding services, maintaining its strong financial footing and building the tools that will attract jobs and industry to the county.
PISCATAWAY – Circle Players will hold auditions for “How I Learned to Drive,” a Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Paula Vogel.