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New Brunswick Civic League Leader Still Looking for New Challenges After 48 Years at Helm

June 16, 2018

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - After 48 years of leading the charge for change in New Brunswick, Dr. C. Roy Epps can still be found quietly working on weekends in The Civic League of Greater New Brunswick offices.

The tireless commitment of the 77-year-old President and CEO of this non-profit has helped provide residents access to a variety of health, housing and education services over the ...

Couple Netted $8M from Fake Uggs, Designer Bags, Prosecutor Says

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A Plainsboro couple could face charges of of selling counterfeit designer shoes and handbags, netting $8 million and sending $3 million to people in China, authorities said today.

Yan Shi, 36, and her husband, Weiping Liu, 40, were arrested Thursday and charged with first-degree money laundering and second-degree conspiracy to violate the New Jersey Trademark ...

Brookside Pool Club Celebrating 65th Anniversary

MILLTOWN, NJ - The calendar may not officially say summer, but the water is certainly fine at the borough's Brookside Swim Club. Brookside is marking its 65th anniversary this year and the festivities will make a big splash of fun as they do every June, July and August.

Weather dampened the swim club's grand opening weekend. Brookside opens up to its members young and young at heart ...

50 Years After RFK Assassination, the NBHS Band’s Moment in the Spotlight Resurfaces

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - On a warm June day in 1968, 40 members of the New Brunswick High School band stood on the city train platform playing hymns.

It was supposed to be a one-hour performance as they waited the train traveling from New York to Washington, carrying the body of slain presidential candidate Sen. Robert F. Kennedy.

But one-hour dragged into two, and then three, as the train was ...

New Brunswick Police Seek Missing 15-Year Old Girl

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Police issued a plea for the public’s help in locating a 15-year-old girl who has been missing since last week.

Jaqueline Iracheta was last seen on May 31 on the 300 block of of Comstock Street.

Police describe the girl about five-feet tall, weighing 115 pounds and of white/ Hispanic background.

She is known to wear red stud earrings and has a tattoo with word ...

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