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Union Man Admits to Fatal Stabbing of Father Last Year

February 6, 2018

UNION COUNTY, NJ - A Union man has admitted to stabbing his father to death last year, acting Union County Prosecutor Michael A. Monahan announced Tuesday.

Jeffrey Adams, 21, pleaded guilty Monday before state Superior Court Judge William Daniel to a single count of first-degree aggravated manslaughter in connection with the death of 59-year-old Michael Adams.

At approximately 11:45 a.m. on ...

Charges against Senator Menendez to be dropped

According to numerous news reports, corruption and bribery charges against U.S. Senator Bob Menendez are being dropped by the Justice Department. Senator Menendez released the following statement through his Communications Director, Tricia Enright:

“From the very beginning, I never wavered in my innocence and my belief that justice would prevail. I am grateful that the Department of ...

Local Residents Rally for Immigrants Seeking Sanctuary in Highland Park Church

HIGHLAND PARK, NJ - If you hadn’t been following the news of the past week, Sunday morning at the Reformed Church of Highland Park almost looked like normal weekend business.

Between two and three dozen congregants ​prayed in the pews on either side of the main aisle, while different church leaders led them through the 75​-​minute​-​long service.

The atmosphere switched ...

Jury Indicts North Plainfield Police Officer for Sexual Assault

ELIZABETH, NJ - A North Plainfield police officer accused of sexually assaulting a woman at a hotel in Kenilworth last year was indicted by a Union County grand jury on three counts, acting Union County Prosecutor Ann M. Luvera announced Thursday.

Mike Jean-Baptiste, 29, is charged with second-degree sexual assault, second-degree official misconduct, and ...

Owner of Tiny Tots Pediatric Therapy in Scotch Plains Arrested, Charged with Theft and Money Laundering

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ  -- Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey announced on Wednesday that Rebecca Dean, 39, owner of Tiny Tots Therapy Inc. (541 Park Ave., Scotch Plains) was arrested and charged with theft by deception and money laundering.

The prosecutor charges that Dean submitted falsified invoices to the Edison Board of Education (BOE) for various ...

State Officials Caution Those Traveling During New Year’s Eve Celebrations to Remain Sober and Drive Safely

TRENTON – The New Year’s holiday is traditionally a time for parties and nights out on the town, but state officials are urging motorists and pedestrians who will be traveling to use caution if they will be drinking while enjoying the festivities.

“New Year’s Eve is always a time for family, friends and looking forward,” said Attorney General Christopher S.

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New Brunswick/Middlesex County Reentry Site Opens

February 14, 2018

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - The New Jersey Reentry Corporation (NJRC), a nonprofit agency serving court-involved individuals, is pleased to announce the grand opening a new reentry site in Middlesex County on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 at 11 a.m. The office is located at 57 Livingston Avenue, Unit 3, New Brunswick, N.J. 08901. Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin will offer remarks and cut ...