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South Brunswick Man Found Guilty For Eluding Police At A Traffic Stop

March 24, 2019

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A South Brunswick man was found guilty in a jury trial for second degree eluding from police officers at a traffic stop on March 7. The conviction of Alan Fratello was announced by Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and South Brunswick Police Chief Raymond Hayducka last week. Fratello faces the possibility of up to 20 years in prison at his sentencing hearing on May ...

UPDATE: One Dead, One Wounded In Shooting Outside An Edison Restaurant

Edison, NJ –   An early morning shooting during a Reggae event held at Akbar Restaurant, located on Cortland Street in Edison, has left one man dead and another seriously injured.

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Chief Thomas Bryan of the Edison Police Department said a Newark man has been fatally shot and another man from Newark remains in critical condition ...

New Brunswick paraprofessional, coach charged with sexually assaulting teen at school

A New Brunswick middle school paraprofessional and assistant basketball coach is charged with sexually assaulting a 13-year-old female student on school property, authorities announced.

Eugene Colbert, 31, of South River, a paraprofessional in the New Brunswick school system, as well as a member of the coaching staff allegedly engaged in inappropriate sexual conduct with the ...


Piscataway – Patricia Ann Horvath, 79, passed away on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at St.
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Stephen G. Giordiano, 89, died Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at St. Peter’s University Hospital ...
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Watershed Celebrates Signing of Flood Defense Act

March 25, 2019

PENNINGTON, NJ - The Watershed Institute applauds Gov. Phil Murphy for signing into law today the Flood Defense Act, which passed the Legislature earlier this year.  This vital legislation gives local governments an important new tool to combat flooding and water pollution that damages our streams, roads, and properties.

The Watershed and other environmental advocates have long championed ...

Anthony Ashnault, NCAA National Champ, Returns Back to Rutgers

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. -- Anthony Ashnault stepped off the bus and onto the pavement of the parking lot in the back of the College Ave Gym, put his hands up in the air, and smiled from ear to ear.

Fans greeted Ashnault, a South Plainfield native who just captured the 2019 149-pound NCAA wrestling championship for Rutgers, Nick Suriano (133 pound champ), and the Scarlet Knights coaching staff ...

Democrats Come Up Short; Votes on Legal Weed Delayed; Bateman Criticizes Proposals

March 25, 2019

TRENTON, NJ – State Senate President Steve Sweeney called off Monday’s votes on a bill that if passed, would have legalized recreational marijuana in New Jersey for those 21 and older.

Both the Assembly and Senate were poised to vote on the controversial measure.

The bill also would have broadened expungement of past arrests for use and possession of marijuana, and expanded the ...

Chow Down for Charity: Jersey Mike’s will Donate 100% of Proceeds Wednesday

March 23, 2019

Whether it’s a Chipotle Cheese Steak (#43), Original Italian (#13) or any other one of your favorite Jersey Mike’s sandwiches, the shop will give 100% of proceeds from your order to a local charity of its choosing this Wednesday, March 27, during the company’s annual Day of Giving.

Each of the 78 Jersey Mike’s Subs shops in New Jersey is participating, partnering ...

Etheridge Family Medical: Spring Cleaning

March 22, 2019

 Etheridge Family Medicine: "Where we focus on preventive care for a long, healthy and prosperous life." 


It's that time of year again already. Spring is finally here, bringing with it hopes of better days to come, beautiful warm weather and dreamy star-filled nights.

Rather than focus on our usual goals of beautifying our houses and yards ...


Dear Mr. Dad in the Box,

The Admissions Department has completed a thorough review of your application. We regret to inform you that you were not selected for admission to the Farvard University Class of 2023.

Please understand this is not a reflection of you as a person or your extremely impressive achievements. And we sincerely appreciate your zeal in applying to our esteemed institution.