‘All News Is Local’ is More Applicable than Ever Before

There’s a famous saying that “All politics Is local.” As politics has become nationalized and even local candidates are now being forced to follow or defend the pronouncements of the national political parties, the adage is seemingly less accurate.  Meanwhile, COVID-19 has caused the news industry to be turned on its head as all news is becoming local.

For instance, when ...

New Jersey Date Night: Making History

February 25, 2021

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

February is Black History Month and as such we’re reminded of so many people who have made a difference in how we live all year through. As we celebrate the hefty list of accomplishments of those who came before us, we think of those who are making history in the now; some in politics, some in ...

Bound Brook Man Charged In New Brunswick Murder

March 1, 2021

NEW BRUNSWICK,  NJ - Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and Director Anthony A. Caputo of the New Brunswick Police Department announced that a Bound Brook man has been charged and arrested for the murder of Jose Medero, 51, of New Brunswick.  

John Santanna, 20, of Bound Brook was charged and arrested with first-degree murder, second-degree unlawful possession of a ...

Middlesex County Celebrates Women’s History Month This March with a Spectrum of Arts & Culture Events

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ- The Arts Institute of Middlesex County is presenting, promoting, and supporting a multitude of arts and culture events, exhibitions, and shows throughout the month of March. The month is packed with exciting programming primarily centered around Women’s History Month. While the pandemic has affected in-person events, artists all over the County and the ...

New Brunswick Police Investigating Fatal Shooting

NEW BRUNSWICK  - Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and Director Anthony A. Caputo of the New Brunswick Police Department announced that authorities are investigating a fatal shooting in the area of Seaman Street and Remsen Avenue.

At approximately 1:18 A.M., while on patrol, New Brunswick police officers located Jose Medero, 51, of New Brunswick who had a gunshot wound.  ...

Weather Service: Fast Winds, Soggy Ground Could Compromise Trees

March 1, 2021

NEW JERSEY — Fast winds could blow around unsecured objects, knock down tree limbs and cause power outages Monday afternoon into Tuesday morning, the National Weather Service said.

Northwest winds of 20 to 30 mph are anticipated to gust at up to 50 mph, the Weather Service said in an wind advisory in effect 4 p.m. Monday to 10 a.m. Tuesday.

With the ground soggy from rain and melting ...

Real Estate: High Buyer Demand Continues in Scotch Plains-Fanwood and Throughout NJ

NEW JERSEY—Traditionally, a very cold January would have dampened prospectors looking for New Jersey homes, but according to New Jersey Realtors January market data, it seems like nothing can stop the pandemic push for properties.

Inventory, while customarily on the lower end during the winter, is the lowest it’s been in months. Only 23,011 single family homes, townhomes and ...

Latest Cornhole Tournament Win Has South Plainfield Teen On 'Pace' To Going Pro

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Alfred Pace, a senior at South Plainfield High School, moved up to the competition division in the American Cornhole League's (ACL) New Jersey Regional Cornhole Tournament this past weekend. 

Pace, who due to his overwhelming success over recent months was bestowed the nickname 'Kid Wonder,' went undefeated in his first-place finish, making ...

Letter to the Editor: Middlesex Black-Jewish Coalition Invites You to "Hear Thy Neighbor"

February 19, 2021

 

Dear Editor,

New Jerseyans need to demand legislative changes to the process of reviewing complaints of police misconduct throughout the state.  Currently, municipal and county law enforcement agencies, county prosecutors, and the state’s Attorney General have the power to conduct internal affairs investigations regarding police misconduct and determine whether and ...

Edgeboro Update: Landfill Odor Control Measures are Working

March 1, 2021

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Middlesex County Utilities Authority continues its efforts to mitigate potential landfill odors generated by the county landfill on Edgeboro Road, East Brunswick. Based upon a significant reduction in the number of odor concerns expressed by local residents, the MCUA's multi-step approach has been successful.

These efforts have included the following ...

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