NEW YORK, N.Y. – The Friday before Memorial Day is “Don’t Fry Day,” an opportunity time to remind people at the start of summer about the dangers from exposure to the sun’s harmful rays. Over-exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun is the main cause of skin cancer.
PERTH AMBOY— Mayor Wilda Diaz invites the residents of Perth Amboy to honor our veterans on Memorial Day during a parade and ceremony to be held on Monday, May 30.
SOUTH AMBOY – Residents can enjoy an American Legion Baseball game on Monday at Veterans’ Field on Feltus Street in South Amboy on Monday.
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.