Government

November 15, 2018

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Police Department is warning all drivers to use extreme caution when driving on local roads. The police department reports at least 38 motor vehicle accidents iin the four inches of snow that has accumulated within the township. Several citizens have ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK,NJ  - High school students across Middlesex and Somerset counties have a chance to to tell adults why people should vote in elections in an contest that the Women Voters of the Greater New Brunswick Area is sponsoring for youths. In "Y-Vote," students can write an essay or produce ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - South Brunswick Police will provide the public with notice of areas in the Township where there will be increased traffic enforcement. While enforcement efforts take place throughout the township, these areas will receive additional focus. Enforcement ...

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THE SOUTH BRUNSWICK RECREATION DEPARTMENT HAS ANNOUNCED THAT TONIGHT'S CONCERT (RIVER OF DREAMS-BILLY JOEL TRIBUTE BAND) AND THE CHILDREN'S MOVIE NIGHT PROGRAMS HAVE BEEN CANCELED. THE TOWNSHIP IS ATTEMPTING TO SCHEDULE ANOTHER DATE, IF POSSIBLE.

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MONMOUTH JUNCTION, NJ - The South Brunswick Police Department and the Township of South Brunswick held National Night Out event at Rowland Park Tuesday night. The program has won awards from the national sponsor in previous years and has been often recognized for its presentation. Despite the ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Come join thousands of community members and the South Brunswick Police Department to celebrate the 35th annual “National Night Out” Tuesday August 7. The celebration will once again be held in Rowland Park from 6pm to 9pm. The park is located on Broadway Road near Rowland ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - This notice has been given to all residents of South Brunswick Township to inform you of the delay in the mailing of the tax bills which would include the 3rd and 4th quarter payments for 2018 and the 1st and 2nd quarter payments for 2019. In the State of New Jersey all of ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Two annual Memorial Day rememberance ceremonies were held in South Brunswick Township on May 28. The first of the two festivities was held on Henderson Road at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9111 on Route 27 and Henderson Road in Kendall Park. The festivities were ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ  - The traditional Memorial Day ceremonies will be held in South Brunswick on Monday, May 28. At 10 am sharp, the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 9111 will host their traditional services.  The services will be coordinated by local Commander Robert Kelly.  The post ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Patrons attempting to return their library books Monday night were greeted with a surprise sign posted on the South Brunswick Municipal Library. Residents were greeted at the set of doors with a handwritten sign stating that the "Library was closed due to a Maintenance ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Township officials announced funeral plans for Mayor Christopher Killmurray and plans to deal with filling his position and a second one on the Council. Killmurray, 55, died at home Sunday morning after battling brain cancer for several years. According to the township, ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Township Mayor Christopher Killmurray died at home Sunday morning, officials announced. In an alert to residents, Township Manager Bernard Hvozdovic said that Killmurray, 55, passed away at home surrounded by his family after battling brain cancer for several years. A ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ - She wasn't there to explain what happened.  She did not opine about the current administration.  She did not shake her fist at the moon.  Hillary Rodham Clinton was at Rutgers University on Thursday to encourage women and young people to become involved in politics and to vote ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The public’s response to  a pair of online petitions for and against the proposed APEX Sports & Events facility are running 10 to 1 in favor of the 210,000 square-foot indoor/outdoor athletic complex, proposed for a 40-acre site on Mountain View Road adjacent to the 369-acre ...

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    HILLSBOROUGH, NJ  -The owner of a proposed 40-acre indoor/outdoor sports facility on Mountain View Road has begun the approval process and is optimistic that work on the project will begin by summer. Gregg Wilke, developer and owner of the Apex Sports & Events facility, also owns ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -  Over 200 students and residents attended a town hall meeting held by Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman at the East Brunswick Community Center on Sunday, when the New Jersey's Representative from District 12 honored her promise to hear them voice their concerns following the ...

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FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ - Insurance fraud charges against Franklin Township Clerk Ann Marie McCarthy have been dropped, according to officials.  "Ann Marie McCarthy has been reinstated," Township Manager Bob Vornlocker said in an email. "All charges filed by the Somerset County Prosecutor have ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Middlesex County Freeholder Director Ronald G. Rios welcomed New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy to the Heldrich Hotel in New Brunswick on Feb. 14, as the Governor hosted mayors from throughout the County for a roundtable discussion on critical issues facing the County’s towns and ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Socks for the homeless are being collected by state Sen. Kip Bateman, R-Somerset/Hunterdon/Middlesex/Mercer at his legislative office through March 31. Bateman authored and sponsored a resolution approved by the state Senate that designates February 14 of each year as “Socks for ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Assemblyman Andrew Zwicker, D-16th, and Assemlyman Roy Freiman D-16th were sworn in to represent residents of Hillsborough and several other central New Jersey communities during ceremonies at the Statehouse Tuesday. Zwicker, an incumbent, and Freiman, a newcomer to politics, ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Township resident Jack Ciattarelli, who gave up the opportunity to run for reelection as state Assemblyman when he announced his candidacy for governor in the Republican Primary, is winding down his six years of service representing the 16th Assembly District, which includes 14 ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - "The Trial of the Century," the prosecution of German immigrant Bruno Richard Hauptmann for the kidnapping and murder of the infant son of American hero aviator Charles Lindbergh has threads that run through the cloth of central New Jersey. Historian Mark Falzini calls it "the ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ  - Mayor Brian Gallagher will gavel Monday's Borough Council meeting  to order just as he’s done every other Monday for the past 14 years, but this time, the banging of the gavel at the close of the meeting will punctuate the end of his 17-year career serving on the Borough ...

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WASHINGTON - Rep. Leonard Lance (R-7th) has secured passage of legislation in the U.S. House that would designate the U.S. Post Office in Raritan, New Jersey, as the "Gunnery Sergeant John Basilone Post Office." In a speech before colleagues in the House of Representatives Thursday, Lance ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -  Appleby. DeVoe. Chittick. Warnsdorfer. Bowne.  Good old East Brunswick names, names that appear all over town and grace local schools and streets here and in Spotswood.  Fred DeVoe loved the already-old building on Main Street in which his mother Alice Appleby DeVoe was born.  ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Gov. Chris Christie on Monday announced he was nominating four Middlesex County attorneys to judicial appointments, the latest in a wave of appointments made by the lame duck governor. Patrick Bradshaw, a partner in the New Brunswick-based Kelso & Bradshaw firm, was ...

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EDISON, NJ – Middlesex County health officials said Wednesday that a rabid cat was found in the area of Woodbridge Avenue and Mill Road. According to a press release from the Middlesex County Office of Health Services, a resident found the cat in that area on November 12 and attempted to care ...

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EDISON, NJ – Middlesex County health officials said Wednesday that a rabid cat was found in the area of Woodbridge Avenue and Mill Road. According to a press release from the Middlesex County Office of Health Services, a resident found the cat in that area on Nov. 12 and attempted to care for ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A New Brunswick sports bar has agreed to pay $57,500 to six former employees, following a wage theft lawsuit that went on several years. The lawsuit, filed by former employee James Gerard, accused World of Beer of violating state and federal minimum wage laws, according to a ...

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More than 20 leaders at Rutgers University, including Rutgers University–New Brunswick Chancellor Deba Dutta, will join Governor-elect Philip D. Murphy’s Transition2018 committees to undertake policy analysis and recommendations on a host of state issues and new initiatives as the new gubernatorial ...

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