South Brunswick Top Stories

February 15, 2019

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Conrail authorities have informed South Brunswick Police that they need to make emergency repairs to the railroad crossing that runs across Route 535 near the NJ Turnpike overpass.  Conrail plans to do the work over a three day period of time and it will require a total ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Three local priests have been named in a list of  "credibly accused clergy" published by the Diocese of Metuchen.  The priests are among the 188 named statewide in a disclosure made of criminal pedophiles in New Jersey's Catholic Churches.  In keeping with a promise made by the ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A town hall meeting hosted by the South Brunswick School District will be held next week to discuss issues impacting the future of the township's schools. Topics on the agenda include growth and development in South Brunswick, future realignment and expansion of district ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Chief of Police Raymond Hayducka announced a new program Wednesday, aimed at educating and preparing community members for an active shooter situation.  The program, Active Shooter Awareness and Preparedness (ASAP), is set to launch on the one-year anniversary of the Parkland ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Justin Guelph's second goal of the game with 7:44 left in the third period broke a tie and gave South Brunswick a 4-3 ice hockey victory over Monroe on Wednesday. Ronit Thummaluru assisted on Guelph's decisive goal. The Vikings' other three goals all came in the second ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A string of burglaries involving Asian restaurants has caused concern for police departments around the state, the most recent being one here in South Brunswick. South Brunswick Police Chief Raymond Hayducka is alerting owners of Asian restaurants/businesses in the Township ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick School District has changed from a delayed opening to a closure for Tuesday, February 12. Students and staff will have a snow day today in anticipation of the winter storm that is expected to impact the Garden State. The district had previously announced a ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The forecast calls for a mix of snow and ice for the morning commute. While the snow totals remain around 2 inches, the ice will create a big challenge. South Brunswick School District has already announced a 90-minute delayed opening, according to a report issued tonight by ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Middlesex County's Relay for Life, a community outreach program of the American Cancer Society, was out in full force this Saturday as cancer research supporters, family members of survivors, students and community health activists joined forces at the Brunswick Square Mall to ...

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  TRENTON – Today, Governor Phil Murphy declared that New Jersey will enter a state of emergency beginning tonight at midnight ahead of the winter storm, which is expected to start tonight and continue throughout the day tomorrow. Executive Order No. 55 declares a state of emergency across all ...

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TRENTON, NJ – A winning lottery ticket worth $50,000 was sold at the Street Corner News store at the Brunswick Square Mall about three months ago, and last night it became worth $50,000.   There were three New Jersey Lottery tickets sold that matched four of the five white balls and the ...

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BURLINGTON CITY, NJ -- The South Brunswick boys basketball team held a 20-point lead after three quarters before Burlington City rallied for a 73-71 victory Saturday. Devin Strickland fired in 22 points for the Vikings (10-11), who led, 57-37, heading into the eventful final ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ World-reknowned Rothman Institute has opened their latest office, as part of their massive expansion in Monmouth Junction, on Route One (southbound side). Their expansion has taken them from Philadelphia, into New Jersey, New York City, and Westchester. The facility, a major ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The township's American Heart Month Bood Drive is set for Wednesday, February 13 from 1:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at the Public Works Building in the Municipal Complex. All donors will receive a $10 coupon to Houlihan's. Donors should be between the ages of 17 and 75 and be ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Zoned Sports Academy, in Bridgewater, held its annual signing day Feb. 7, honoring its baseball and softball players, including five from Bridgewater-Raritan High School and two from South Brunswick High School, who have committed to playing in college next year. About 160 ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Hanging out in East Brunswick is about to get a lot more fun as new businesses opening on Route 18 will offer entertainment, food, retail variety, and an answer to the suburban doldroms. Drivers down Route 18 are beginning to see a whole lot of shaking going on as old ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Township residents will not see a change in garbage or recycling collections this month as a result of Lincoln's birthday on February 12 or President's Day on February 18. Any collections scheduled for those days will go on as usual. Any questions regarding garbage or ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The South Brunswick boys basketball team rallied from a nine-point halftime deficit to defeat Perth Amboy, 70-47, Thursday night. Akhil Edekar scored 13 points for the Vikings (10-10), who were down, 29-20, at the half before erupting for 50 points in the second ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A rush hour crash on Wednesday morning caused long delays and injured eight passengers. The accident occurred on the southbound side of Route 130 near Distribution Way. By 6:44 a.m. the South Brunswick Police Department had recieved multiple 911 calls reporting the accident.

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - February 5th, 2019  marks the start of the Chinese Lunar New Year, ringing in the Year of the Pig.  A billion people across Asia and the world celebrate the new year with fireworks, family parties, and festivals in what is considered to be the most important holiday in China.

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - February is American Heart Month and in honor of the Go Red for heart health month, the South Brunswick Public Library is hosting a Blood Drive on Monday, February 11 from 1 p.m. until 7 p.m. The Blood Drive is sponsored by the South Brunswick High School Sudents for Public ...

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METUCHEN, NJ -- When South Brunswick was one of the hottest boys basketball teams in the Greater Middlesex Conference in January, that hot streak included a three-point victory over St. Joseph of Metuchen. But St. Joe's has now arguably seized the mantel of the county's hottest team, and on ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Namaste. Yoga has been around for centuries along with the health benefits of regular practice. According to the Yoga Journal, there are more than 30 reasons why folks should roll out the mat to improve both physical and emotional well being. Those numerous and growing pluses ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Applications are currently being accepted for the Spring 2019 South Brunswick Citizen Police Academy. Chief Raymond Hayducka made the announcement via a Nixle advisory, inviting residents to join the academy which offers residents a behind the scenes look at the South ...

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MILLTOWN, NJ - Milltown Mel is becoming quite the local celebrity as local news outlets joined the Groundhog Day lovers who braved the cold this morning to see if Central Jersey is in for an early spring or six more weeks of winter. For the last two years, Mel has predicted an early spring and the ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Another township family was devastated by fire this week when flames ripped through a home located in a development just minutes away from South Brunswick High School on Thursday. The Datla family was not home at the time of the fire. A GoFundMe page has been set up to assist ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -- Justin Carbone scored 20 points to lead South Brunswick to a 59-47 boys basketball victory over East Brunswick Thursday night. Tyrell Murchison contributed 18 points for South Brunswick (9-9), which pulled away with an 18-10 showing in the final quarter. Akhil Edekar ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Warming centers are available to residents who may need to come out of the cold for the remainder of the week as the Garden State is hit with the polar vortex that has been making life miserable for people in the Midwest this week. The following centers are open: The ...

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PRINCETON, NJ -- Princeton scored with 4:30 left in the third period to forge a 3-3 ice hockey tie with South Brunswick Monday night. South Brunswick (10-2-2) had a 3-1 lead before Princeton held the Vikings scoreless in the final period. The Vikings took a 2-0 lead in the first period.

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - If finding new reads or joining a book club is on anyone's agenda for 2019, the South Brunswick Public Library offers residents an interesting array of choices. Residents can pick from the following book clubs that meet monthly. The Monday Night Book Discussion Club ...

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