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May 28, 2022

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – An agreement with a leading multi-platform audio content and entertainment company will broadcast Rutgers football and men’s basketball games to more listeners in and around the tri-state area and beyond. A multiyear agreement with Audacy promises to raise the Scarlet ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ — Radiological tests conducted at Colonia High School have found “no evidence of any cancer-causing hazard” and no reason for further environmental investigations at the school, Mayor John E. McCormac announced today. For two weeks in April, Woodbridge paid for radiological ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick boys tennis team defeated West Windsor-Plainsboro South, 5-0, in the semifinal round of the Central Jersey, Group 4 tournament on Friday. Jack Wong won at first singles for the Bears (19-1), 6-0, 6-2. Tanuj Chandekar of East Brunswick took second singles ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- A Sayreville man has been arrested and charged in connection with murder of his girlfriend, Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and Chief John Zebrowski of the Sayreville Police Department announced Thursday. Authorities responded to the Winding Wood Apartments ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – The Township of East Brunswick’s Annual Memorial Day Observance will be held on Sunday, May 29, 2022 in Veterans Park at the East Brunswick Municipal Complex at 1 Jean Walling Civic Center Drive. This event honoring the men and women who lost their lives defending our ...

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NEW JERSEY - Ray Liotta, the New Jersey native who starred as Henry Hill in Goodfellas,"has died. Liotta, who was born in Newark and grew up from Union Township, graduating from Union High School, was 67 years old. Deadline reports he died in his sleep in the Dominican Republic, where he was ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - In Uvalde, Texas, this week, 19 elementary students and 2 of their teachers were killed by a teenaged gunman firing an automatic weapon in an enclosed classroom space.  Since the killings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut in which 28 students and staff lost their ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Ryan Basham drove in five runs and Jack Nelson knocked in four to lead East Brunswick to a 10-4 baseball victory over Notre Dame on Wednesday. Nelson hit a grand slam, and Basham went 3-for-3 with two doubles for the Bears (14-11), who five runs in the second inning to take ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY: East Brunswick's Heidi Hu, Matthew Lee, and Karis Mao brought home top honors in the YVote Essay and Video Contest which focused on the reasons why people should participate in democracy by voting. The goal of the contest was to motivate young people to get involved in the ...

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SAYREVILLE, NJ -- Our Lady of Victories (OLV) School, which opened its doors in 1889 in the church basement, will close at the end of the academic year, according to a letter sent to parents of students this week. Rev. Dennis R. Weezorak wrote that it is "with much sadness yet the promise of ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Thirteen minutes before Alex Tretyak, Mayor of the City of Rivne in Ukraine, was supposed to attend a Zoom meeting with representatives of a suburb in America, he was advised of an air raid warning for the building from where he spoke.  "It may look okay in this office," said ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - A 64-year-old cyclist was struck and killed by a vehicle this morning near the intersection of Milltown Road and Old Bridge turnpike in the township.  Police pronounced Luis H. Loaiza-Cañas of South River dead at the scene of the accident which occurred just before 6:00 ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – After 15 years of work, a couple of Rutgers researchers are enjoying the fruits of their labor: a new strawberry. Bred for its flavorful fruit, Rutgers D’Light has a unique shape – a Christmas light - that makes it the ideal strawberry for dipping in chocolate, according to ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Police Department has advised drivers to avoid Old Bridge Turnpike in the area of Milltown Road.  the road is closed due to a serious accident.  the message was posted at 6:33 am.

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Police Department has reported local teenagers "located and safe" after having them declared missing on May 20, 2022. Jessica Wright-Schober, 15, of East Brunswick and Allia Blackstone, 15, of East Brunswick, have been located. In a release, the East ...

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WOODBRIDGE - Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin (D-19th Dist.), who represents Woodbridge and Carteret as part of his district, is rolling out an election reform bill, with bi-partisan support, to update the way the state counts and report ballots. “Last November’s election in New Jersey was ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - With the unofficial start of summer just days away with Memorial Day weekend, it's time to lace up the sneakers and get ready for Milltown's annual Fourth of July 5K. The theme of this year's race and the day-long July 4 celebration is "Lighting up the Sky." Participants will receive ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - New Jersey Blood Services, a division of the New York Blood Center, announced a Blood Emergency last week.  This is an urgent situation, and New Jersey Blood Services needs as many donations as possible over the next few weeks to help them get out of the blood shortage. A ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY – The first-ever fully Spanish-speaking class of deacons has been ordained for service in the Diocese of Metuchen – including service in two parishes in New Brunswick. Pedro Sanchez Duval has been ordained to serve at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel on Morris Street and Jose Suarez Aular ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY - Middlesex College marked its first in-person commencement ceremony since 2019 by awarding 1,633 degrees and certificates to 1,600 students on Thursday. About 800 graduates participated in the college’s 55th commencement ceremony at Jersey Mike’s Arena at Rutgers ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Zach Konstantinovsky's RBI single in the bottom of the 12th inning gave sixth-seeded North Brunswick a 1-0 baseball victory over seventh-seeded East Brunswick in the semifinal round of the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament Saturday at East Brunswick ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - In a new video, East Brunswick Mayor Brad Cohen gives a tour of current building projects in the Redevelopment Zone - Eggers Street to Ferris Street on Route 18 South - new business on Edgeboro Road; redevelopment at 110 Tices Lane that includes a new hockey rink, a luxury ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Police Department is seeking the public's assistance with locating Jessica Wright-Schober, 15,of East Brunswick, N.J and Allia Blackstone, 15, of East Brunswick, NJ   Jessica Wright-Schober is described as a black female, 15 years old, 5'5", 115lbs, ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Police Department is seeking the public's assistance with locating Jessica Wright-Schober, 15,of East Brunswick, N.J and Allia Blackstone, 15, of East Brunswick, NJ Jessica Wright-Schober is described as a black female, 15 years old, ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The East Brunswick and Spotswood baseball teams met for the second time in three days on Thursday. And while the stakes were different on Thursday, they were not inconsqeuential. East Brunswick scored three runs in the bottom of the fifth inning to erase a one-run ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The Friends of the Library are holding a two-part defensive driving class on May 23 and May 24. This class is taught by the Defensive Driving Institute of New Jersey. It is an official point and insurance reduction program taught by ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) nurses at The Children’s Hospital at Saint Peter’s University Hospital provide constant care for children who are recovering from invasive surgery, have congenital anomalies or a host of other medical issues. Their colleagues in Saint ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet will be presented outdoors by the School of the Arts on the East Brunswick Campus of the Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools.   In a collaboration between the theater arts, arts technology and dance programs of the School of ...

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NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The seventh-seeded East Brunswick baseball team advanced in the quarterfinal round of the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament with a 4-2 victory over second-seeded Monroe Wednesday night at North Brunswick Community Park. Dustin McGuinness pitched a three-hitter with ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - National-wide problems have hit home as local stores in Spotswood, Milltown, and East Brunswick have each fallen into the infant baby formula shortage.  TAPinto East Brunswick went on the road today to visit eight local stores that carry infant formula - or wish they could - to ...

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