Sheriff’s Officer Charged With Helping Spicuzzo Collect Bribe

TRENTON –New Jersey State Police detectives arrested a Middlesex County sheriff’s officer this morning on charges that he assisted the former sheriff in collecting a bribe, Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced.

Carteret Man Charged in Woodbridge Murder & Arson

CARTERET — A Carteret man was arrested Friday afternoon on charges of strangling an Avenel woman, robbing her and setting her home on fire, Middlesex County First Assistant Prosecutor Julia McClure and Woodbridge Police Chief William Trenery announced.

On Parade

SOUTH AMBOY — Francis “Butch” Mulvey strolled the streets of South Amboy as the Grand Marshal of the South Amboy St. Patrick’s Day Parade held on Saturday, March 12.

Health Professionals Question Value Of Energy Drinks For Children

NEWARK—According to a new study in the March issue of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) journal Pediatrics, energy drinks may pose a risk for serious adverse health effects in some children, especially those with diabetes, seizures, cardiac abnormalities or mood and behavior disorders.