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NJDEP Awards Edison $166,400 ‘Clean Communities’ Grant

June 25, 2018

EDISON, NJ - The state Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has awarded Edison a $166,404 “Clean Communities” grant for 2018, making the township one of New Jersey's ten largest municipal recipients of funds for environmental clean ups and education projects.

“We are grateful for the DEP’s continued support of Edison’s many environmental ...

Three Edison Students Attending American Legion Leadership Event

EDISON, NJ - Three young men from Edison are among 838 rising-seniors from New Jersey attending the 73rd session of the annual American Legion Jersey Boys State (ALJBS.)

At the event, taking place at Rider University this week, the students get to "govern and interact with their peers from across New Jersey as they run their own mythical 51st state," said the American ...

Eleven Edison Mail Carriers Up For Safe Driving Awards

EDISON, NJ - Eleven U.S. Postal Service mail carriers will be honored Wednesday for, essentially, driving around the planet more than 40 times.

The 11 letter carriers will be presented with the National Safety Council's prestigious "Million Mile Award" for accomplishing more than 30 years of driving without a reventable accident, said the U.S. Postal Service. The 8:45 a.m. award ...

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Murphy Administration Takes Action to Help Smokers Quit

July 16, 2018

The Murphy administration on Monday announced new steps to help New Jersey Medicaid recipients quit using tobacco by making it easier to receive tobacco cessation medications and counseling.

“Tobacco use is the leading preventable cause of death and disease in New Jersey, leading to chronic lung disease, heart disease, stroke and cancer,” said New Jersey Human Services Commissioner ...