STATE – NJ Transit is offering “early getaway” rail and bus service this afternoon for the benefit of customers leaving work early for the Memorial Day holiday weekend.
NEW BRUNSWICK – An Edison man has been sentenced to serve 30 years in a New Jersey state prison for strangling a North Brunswick woman in her apartment and then abandoning their 20-month-old daughter at a gas station in Delaware, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced today.
NEW BRUNSWICK — A grand jury in Middlesex County has indicted three men on charges of robbing a bank in Franklin Township and then shooting at police officers while fleeing through North Brunswick and New Brunswick, where they were apprehended, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced Thursday.
WOODBRIDGE — Investigators have developed new information in the active investigation of a homicide that occurred in 1980, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Director Robert Hubner of the Woodbridge Police Department announced Thursday.
The older I get, and the more TV news I listen to, the more I appreciate patriotic holidays, like Memorial Day. But when I was much younger, I thought this ‘holiday’ was a very sad day because we recalled those who lost their lives fighting somewhere in the world to preserve the freedoms we enjoy here in the United States.
A pundit once opined that if you put 100 monkeys in a room with 100 typewriters, one would eventually write the great American novel. Well, this would-be pundit has now witnessed cause to update the theorem.
ROSELLE — Former Councilman Joseph O’Halloran has stepped up his efforts to unseat incumbent Mayor Garrett Smith, who faces a serious fight for re-election in the June 7 Democratic primary election.
RAHWAY – John Ferry, an Air Force Security police sergeant who served in Vietnam from December 1967 until July 1969, will be the grand marshal of Rahway’s Memorial Day parade this year.
CARTERET – Residents are invited to join Mayor Daniel J. Reiman, the borough council and the Carteret Veterans Alliance for Memorial Day services on Sunday, May 29.