Oct. 17 at 6:33 p.m. – Officer Andrew Webb investigated a report of a stolen motor vehicle at Route 1.
ELIZABETH – A superior court judge sentenced a Plainfield man to nine years in New Jersey state prison for his role in a 2010 strong-arm robbery, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced today.
SCOTCH PLAINS –Union Catholic High School’s Performing Arts Company will start its 2011-2012 season with the fall play, “The Miss Firecracker Contest.” Performances will take place on Nov. 3, 4, and 5 at 7 p.m.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — About 200 municipal and school officials, environmentalists and students met at the Middlesex County Fire Academy on Oct. 17 to discuss the benefits of and how to fund and implement green technology and sustainable planning in the county.
RAHWAY — To help writers from all walks of life recognize how important writing is, the National Council of Teachers of English has established Oct. 20 as The National Day on Writing.
NEPTUNE — With this week’s seasonal winds and rain and the impending arrival of winter, New Jersey homeowners should ensure that their home-heating systems are in good working order. This is especially true of systems that may have been damaged by Hurricane Irene and the resulting floods.