UNION COUNTY—A Union County man faces more than 100 years in prison after he was convicted last week on 20 separate counts of raping four young girls, Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankowannounced.
ELIZABETH—Waleed Dozier, the Newark man who rammed his vehicle into a police car last year seriously injuring a sheriff’s officer pled guilty to crash-related charges Monday morning, Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced.
ELIZABETH—A licensed pharmacist was charged Monday with defrauding an insurance company of at least $237,000 by filing fraudulent claims and pocketing the proceeds, said Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
WOODBRIDGE – Despite icy wind and rain, 3,500 people took part in Woodbridge’s 11th annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk on Sunday.
JERSEY CITY—While the final result is a 1-0 win for #10/12 ranked Rowan University, the New Jersey City University women’s soccer team proved on Monday afternoon they can play with any team in the country.
CRANFORD – A community parade, a moonwalk, a petting zoo, rock climbing, and even a helicopter landing and a special guest visit from Batman are all part of the fun at the 11th Annual Red Ribbon Day in Union County,…
Oct. 6 at 11:38 a.m. – At the Southern State Correctional Facility, Det. Alex Yanes arrested Lakehurst resident Jason Corliss, 27, on an outstanding warrant for contempt of court. He was subsequently transported to the Union County Jail.
RAHWAY – Jean and Joseph Stalevicz of Rahway will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary this Saturday. They were married in St. Mary’s Church on Oct. 24, 1959.
Spaghetti Dinner • Oct. 23 from 4-8 p.m. – The Prodigal Foundation will host an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner at the Hungarian American Citizens Club, 95 Port Reading Ave., Woodbridge. Tickets cost $8 for adults; $4 for children 6-11 and free for children 5 and under. Proceeds will be used to help children with cancer. For info, call 1-732-636-9200.
NEW BRUNSWICK—Authorities are investigating the death of a 40-year-old man who was found in a parked car this morning, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and New Brunswick Police Director Anthony A. Caputo announced.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Starting Friday, Oct. 23, the Middlesex County Public Health Department will provide injectable H1N1 vaccine at the Public Health Clinic in New Brunswick as well as the nasal spray vaccine that became available last week.
EDISON — Vice President Joseph Biden visited Middlesex County College in Edison today in an attempt to bolster support for New Jersey’s unpopular Democratic governor.
STATE—Although Chris Daggett’s campaign received positive marks for his performance in the first gubernatorial debate, the independent candidate’s ambitions seems to have been squashed in the second and last televised meeting with GOP gubernatorial candidate Chris Christie and incumbent Jon Corzine.