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Former Piscataway Pop Warner Coach Sends Letter of Thanks to Team Parents for their Support

September 6, 2017

Dear Piscataway Pop Warner Football Braves Parents/Guardians:

Thank you for the opportunity to coach your child in the past.  I wanted to let you know that, contrary to recent training camp discussions, I did not step down from coaching.  I was informed by John Tierney, acting director of the Piscataway Recreation Department, that my services were no longer needed as a coach for ...

Cops Arrest 1 of 2 Men Wanted for New Brunswick Murder

September 14, 2017

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — The alleged murderer named Maniac is still on the loose, but police nabbed his counterpart today, they said in a press release.

Rayshawn Riddick, a 31-year-old from Newark, was taken in this morning by the FBI, the New Brunswick Police Department and the Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office, according to the announcement. They didn't say where they caught ...

Obituaries

James Faraci, 96, passed away on Friday, September 15, 2017 at Brandywine Living at Middlebrook ...
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Joyce Varga, 57, passed away on Friday, September 1, 2017 at Robert Wood Johnson University ...
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More Than 600 Participate in County Senior Health and Fitness Walk

September 15, 2017

The Middlesex County Office of Aging and Disabled Services hosted its annual Senior Health and Fitness Walk on Sept. 13 at Roosevelt Park in Edison. More than 600 participants, from towns throughout the County, participated.

Freeholder Director Ronald G. Rios and Freeholder Blanquita B. Valenti, Chair of the Community Services Committee, which oversees the Office of Aging and Disabled ...

Hunger Action Day Food Donation To Community FoodBank of New Jersey

HILLSIDE, NJ – This September, the Community FoodBank of New Jersey, together with the Feeding America® nationwide network of food banks, mobilizes in an effort to bring an end to hunger. Hunger Action Month is designed to inspire people to take action and raise awareness of the fact that 42 million Americans, including 1 million New Jerseyans, face hunger every day.

Hunger ...

Lewis Rushes for Four Touchdowns in 65-0 Shutout of Morgan State

Scarlet Knights post largest margin of victory in a shutout since 1978

PISCATAWAY, NJ – Fueled by four rushing touchdowns from true freshman quarterback Johnathan Lewis, Rutgers football dominated Morgan State in a 65-0 shutout on Saturday afternoon at High Point Solutions Stadium in front of 39,892 fans. It was the largest shutout by RU since 1978.

Overall, Lewis was ...

Upcoming Events

Thu, September 21, 7:30 PM

Piscatawat Public Library, Piscataway

Country Line Dancing

Arts & Entertainment

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Sat, September 23, 2:00 PM

The Metlar-Bodine House Museum, Piscataway

The Wreck of The Broker: The Story of New ...

Arts & Entertainment Education

Sun, September 24, 3:00 PM

Warren

Charity event for Hurricane Harvey Victims

Giving Back

Mon, September 25, 8:15 PM

Adamsville School, Bridgewater

Square Dance Classes

Arts & Entertainment Health & Wellness

Hillsborough: Children's Singer/Songwriter Faces Child Pornography Charge

September 19, 2017

NEWARK, NJ – Eric. S. Komar a township resident, music teacher and singer/songwriter who performs for children at synagogues, Jewish community centers, camps and conventions nationwide was arrested at his home Tuesday and charged with receiving and distributing images of child sexual abuse, according to Acting U.S. Attorney William E. Fitzpatrick.

 Komar, 46, was arrested by special ...

What You Should Know about Equifax Data Breach

September 18, 2017

Have you ever applied for a car loan, credit card, lease or mortgage? You may be among the 143 million Americans whose private data was exposed during a recent breach at Equifax – one of our nation’s top three credit reporting agencies. It’s outrageous that Equifax waited more than a month to inform consumers about this hack. And it’s unconscionable that some executives ...

Game of Thrones Season Seven Comes to a Chilling Culmination

When Sunday’s season finale of Game of Thrones commenced with a haunting mash-up of the iconic Lannister and Targaryen theme songs, fans knew they would be hanging off the edge of their seats in agony for a record-breaking 79 minutes and 43 seconds.

A potential “Red Wedding” scenario was thankfully avoided when the first 40 minutes placed more than a dozen principle ...