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Courage, Commitment, Service and Sacrifice Recognized at South Plainfield’s Inaugural Field of Honor

May 23, 2017

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – South Plainfield’s Monument Park last week served as the backdrop for the borough’s inaugural Field of Honor, 150 American flags displayed in a sea of red, white and blue as a tribute to all servicemen and women, veterans and first responders. The week-long display was held during Armed Forces Week 2017 (May 14-21) and, on Saturday – Armed ...

South Brunswick Police Clear Two Crashes With Only Minor Injuries

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Two Ridge Road accidents on Monday, one with a car hitting a house, and another involving a tractor-trailer and a car, resulted in only minor injuries, police said.

The first crash took place at 7am near the Monmouth Junction Post Office, police said.

In that crash, a 17-year-old female was driving a 1994 Ford Mustang westbound on Ridge Road in the village ...

South Brunswick Police Peacefully End Three-Hour Stand-off

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Police peacefully ended a three-hour stand-off at a local hotel Monday morning with a man that wanted the police to kill him, officials said.

The incident took place at 8:15 a.m. Monday morning with a guest of the Hotel Vincenza on Route 1 that was apparently despondent and suicidal, police said.

According to the call to police, the unidentified 39-year-old man ...

East Brunswick: Facebook Post Leads to 6 Arrests, Weapons Charges

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Two victims were lured to Crosspointe last night when they tried to sell two pair of sneakers on Facebook and were robbed and chased at gunpoint.

On Monday, May 15, 2017 at 5:27 pm, patrol units responded to the Crosspointe Condominium Development on a report of an armed robbery.  The victims advised responding patrol officers that they were contacted by an individual ...

South Brunswick: Police Identify Fatal Route 1 Crash Victim

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Police identified the Texas woman killed following a Route 1 crash last Thursday night.

Venkataramana Tangerala, 61, of Plano, Texas died from injuries suffered in the 8:58 p.m. crash May 11, that forced the closure of Route 1 northbound for two hours, police said Tuesday.

Police said an investigation by officers determined that a 2016 Chrysler sedan, driven by ...

Cranbury: Hit And Run Teen Victim’s Father Speaks Out, Search For Driver Continues

CRANBURY, NJ – The father of the 13-year-old girl hit by a car Wednesday evening while walking her dog is speaking out.

Andrew Huang, the father of 13-year-old Mia, sent several text messages and photos about the incident at the intersection of South Main Street and Evans Drive to family and friends, providing some details about his daughter’s condition and reaction to the loss of ...

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