CARTERET–Carteret has been listed among the top 10% of places to retire in New Jersey, in a summer issue of the Star Ledger’s Inside Jersey magazine. Among the towns reviewed, Carteret ranked #38 – the 3rd highest in Middlesex County – out of 566 municipalities statewide.
NEW BRUNSWICK — The New Jersey Supreme Court upheld a decision by the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office to waive from juvenile court two, 17-year-old boys and have them tried as adults on charges including murder, arising from the fatal shooting of a man and the wounding of a woman in Woodbridge in 2009, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced Thursday.
EAST BRUNSWICK – The investigation into a weekend motor vehicle crash that killed two people and injured four others, including the motorist who lost control of her vehicle and struck the five pedestrians as they were walking home from a religious service, continues.
PERTH AMBOY — Months before a fire wiped out five Cortlandt Street houses, Councilman Fernando Gonzalez said there should be separate lines for fire suppression systems but no action was taken to address the situation.