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Early Morning Accident in Edison Kills Man, Shuts Down Route 1

December 8, 2017

EDISON, NJ - A 62-year-old employee of a pavement marking company died early Friday after he was hit by a vehicle on Route 1 North near Forest Haven Boulevard, according to Edison police.

The employee of Statewide Striping Corp., Parsippany, was crossing Route 1 in the designated crosswalk at 4:40 a.m. when he was hit by an oncoming Suzuki SUV, said Sgt. David Stern, the investigating ...

Edison Cops Raise $10,650 for Cancer During No-Shave November

EDISON, NJ - Edison Township police officers exceeded their fundraising goal for “No-Shave November,” collecting $10,650 for cancer research and children’s health care.

More than 50 officers participated, growing beards for the past month.

“Our police officers stepped up to this challenge, once again demonstrating the spirit of giving and their concern for our ...

Edison Cops Arrest The Grinch, Who Will Do Community Service

EDISON, NJ -  The Grinch must do community service after being "caught" by Edison police attempting to "steal" gifts from a township home. The Grinch will be forced to spread holiday cheer throughout Edison during the holiday season.

The Grinch’s arrest and Municipal Court appearance were captured in a parody video that turned arresting Officers Chris Gadomski ...

South Brunswick Social Worker Charged With Sexual Assault Of Highland Park Juvenile

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – A township social worker is charged with sexually assaulting and smoking pot with a Highland Park juvenile under his care, the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office announced Saturday.

Miguel Garrido, 23, of Monmouth Junction faces multiple sexual assault counts including first degree aggravated sexual assault of a child under the age of 16, police ...

Edison Man Charged in Death of North Brunswick Motorcyclist on Route 1

EDISON, NJ - An Edison man has been charged with causing the death of a motorcyclist on Route 1 Wednesday.

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Chief Thomas Bryan of the Edison Police Department said that Vishwalee Gummakonda, 25, of  Edison was charged with the second-degree crime of death by auto and driving while intoxicated.

Matthew Muklewicz of North Brunswick was ...

It's No-Shave November for Edison Police

EDISON, NJ - Close to 50 police officers have pledged donations of $50 or more and will grow facial hair as part of the Edison Police Department’s “No-Shave November” campaign.

Officers hope to raise $10,000 for cancer research and raise public awareness about cancer-related health issues.

“Men’s health issues--for instance, prostate and testicular ...

Family Safe After Fire on Winthrop Road in Edison

EDISON, NJ - No injuries were reported in a fire that heavily damaged a home on Winthrop Road Thursday morning.

According to the Edison Firefighters IAFF Local 1197 Facebook page, members of ythe B shift were dispatched to a reported structure fire at around 7 a.m. Thursday. 

A 2 1/2-story residential home incurred extensive damage and a second alarm was requested, but the family that ...

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