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Memorial Day Holds Special Meaning For Spotswood Family

May 29, 2017

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - For many Americans, Memorial Day is a day away from school and work. It's the unofficial start of summer across the United States and means picnics, parades and pool openings. However, for military families, Memorial Day takes on a different meaning especially those who have lost servicemen and women in the line of duty.

Memorial Day began following the American Civil War.

East Brunswick Church Hosts Color Fun Run

Says East Brunswick Councilman Sterley Stanley, "Come join me and my family and friends for the first annual East Brunswick Color Fun Run.We will be running to help raise money and awareness to help Speed The Light organization help missionaries that work with sex trafficking victims, refugees and the disadvantaged." 

There is a  donation of $27 required to to ...

South Brunswick and Cranbury Prepare Services, Parade, to Celebrate Memorial Day

Two services and a parade will mark the Memorial Day holiday this year in South Brunswick and Cranbury, officials said.

In South Brunswick, there are two services scheduled for Monday, starting with the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9111 on Henderson Road at 10 a.m., followed by another service at the American Legion Post 401 on Major Road at 11 a.m., officials said Tuesday.

“We ...

South Brunswick: Bob’s Furniture Opens New Location With $1,000 Hugs For Brady Donation

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Bob’s Furniture opened its new location in the Target shopping plaza on Route 1 by donating $1,000 to the Hugs For Brady Foundation on Tuesday.

“I was deeply touched for our foundation to receive an ‘act of kindness’ from Bob’s Furniture and to be part of the company’s new location celebration,” Foundation Founder Sherrie ...

Stitch In Time Knits To Aid Homeless Vets

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - Plastic bags are never in short supply whether they're from Shop Rite, Target or any local shop. The question is what do folks do with all of the plastic bags that accumulate around the house. Well, a group of knitters found the perfect answer; knit sleeping mats for homeless vets.

Diane Charlesworth and Lorraine Sardone are part of a local knitting group called Stitch in ...

Long Blue Line of Police Cyclists Stretches Through Somerville; Police Unity Tour Heads to Nation’s Capital to Honor Fallen Officers

                SOMERVILLE, NJ – Borough police officer Vitorio Spadea, along with hundreds of police officers from scores of police agencies throughout New Jersey rode into town Tuesday, May 9 on their way to Washington, DC where they will join with police from across the country to honor their brothers killed in ...

South Brunswick: Mrs. Middlesex County Tours Local Businesses

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – With her sash in place, Mrs. Middlesex County, Donna DePinto, spent the day Friday visiting businesses in North and South Brunswick, Franklin Township, and Edison as she enters the homestretch of this year’s Mrs. New Jersey competition.

A wife, mother, and the owner of D’Bella By Donna Salon in Kendall Park, DePinto and her publicist Antonia Kulberda hit ...

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Casino Night to Feature Live Entertainment and Chance to Win Prizes --- Tickets Available Now for Enjoyable Evening Event on Saturday June 3rd ---

May 25, 2017

          Temple B'nai Shalom in East Brunswick will host its Casino Night on Saturday, June 3rd at 8:00pm, a fun & elegant evening of games, live entertainment and the chance to win prizes.
          Attendees can try their luck at various games such as blackjack, roulette, poker and a money wheel.  The Premier Sponsor of the ...

Ron Rios: County Addresses Pancreatic Cancer

May 25, 2017

Pancreatic Cancer is now the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths. It is predicted that by the year 2020, it will have moved to the second leading cause. It is called ‘silent killer’ because of how difficult it can be to diagnose until it is in its later stages. These factors, combined with the unknown cause of the disease, have led the medical community to call for greater ...