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Police Seek Help Locating Woman Missing Since Dec. 6

December 13, 2018

WATCHUNG, NJ - Police are seeking help from the public locating a township woman missing since Dec. 6.

A missing person investigation is underway into the disappearance of Helen Kim, 47 of Route 22 West, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson, Chief of County Detectives John W. Fodor, and Watchung Borough Chief of Police Joseph Cina.

Kim walked away from her residence ...

North Plainfield Fire Department Hosts Santa Claus, Raises $1300

 

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Firefighter’s and Fire Officer’s unions (Local 2958/2983) planned and hosted photos with Santa Claus at North Plainfield Fire Headquarters on Saturday.  Approximately 150 people attended throughout the day and 80 photos with Santa were printed for the attendees.    

 

Local members also participated in Movember, ...

Water Main Break Closes Warrenville Road

UPDATE: Warrenville Road has reopened in both directions at 8:45 p.m. Tuesday.

 

GREEN BROOK, NJ - A water main break has closed Warrenville Road on Tuesday morning, police said. 

 

Traffic is being diverted to Greenbrook Road. Avoid Warrenville Road until further notice.

 

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Burglary and Hit and Run Reported in Warren

WARREN, NJ - A residential burglary and a hit and run were reported in Warren over the weekend, police said.

A Warren resident reported a burglary at an Old Forge Drive residence on Friday. Two rings valued at $16,000 were reported missing, and entry was gained through an unlocked rear door, police said.

On Sunday, a hit and run motor vehicle accident was reported on Arrighi Drive, police ...

Woman Still Missing from Watchung Borough, Prosecutor Says

WATCHUNG, NJ  -  A missing person investigation is underway into the disappearance of Helen Kim, age 47 of Route 22 West, Watchung, Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson, Chief of County Detectives John W. Fodor, and Watchung Borough Chief of Police Joseph Cina announced today.

 

Prosecutor Robertson provided the following account:

 

On Dec. 6, 2018, at ...

Missing Person from Watchung: Have You Seen Helen Kim?

 

WATCHUNG, NJ - Have you seen Helen Kim? Watchung Police have issued an alert seeking the public's assistance in locating a Watchung woman who was last seen at 1:35 p.m. Thursday heading west on foot on Route 22 near the Avalon apartments. 

 

 

Kim was last seen wearing black leggings, a beige jacket, a grey hat, and carrying a brown purse.Police said she is ...

North Plainfield Police Seek Public’s Assistance Identifying Suspect in Package Theft

 

NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Do you know this man? The North Plainfield Police provided the composite sketch of a man suspected of theft of packages.. 

 

“We are attempting to identify this person, he is a suspect in the theft of delivered packages in North Plainfield,” police said. . 

 

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Green Brook Volunteer Fire Department Readies the Christmas Star

 

GREEN BROOK, NJ - The Green Brook firefighters were busy on Sunday, but not with a fire. Firefighters met on Sunday morning to assemble their annual Christmas Star for the 70th year. The star consists of approximately 130 energy efficient LED light bulbs that will shine atop Washington Rock from Dec. 15 through Jan. 15. Originally built in 1948 and made of wood, the current star was ...

Watchung Rescue Squad's 28th Annual Tree of Lights Festival Lights up Watchung, Remembers Sean Whelan

 

WATCHUNG, NJ - Despite the rain, the 28th Annual Tree of Lights once again lit up the Village Green on Saturday, Dec. 1. This year’s Tree of Lights was dedicated to Sean Michael Whelan, former Watchung chief of police, who  passed away on Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at his home in Bernardsville, at the age of 51.

Watchung Rescue Squad President Robert ...

Crash Ties Up I-78 in Warren

 

WARREN, NJ - A two vehicle crash Sunday morning has tied up traffic on I-78 westbound in Warren. The crash occurred between exits 33 and 36. 

 

Avoid the area and take local roads westbound.

 

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