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3 hrs ago | Courier News

Take advantage of vote-by-mail option

As Americans, one of the most precious rights we enjoy is the right to vote. Whether the elections are of national or local significance, we have a right to say who we wish to represent us and to add our voice to Public Questions on policy.

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Related Topix: Freehold, NJ

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Courier News

Tractor-trailer driver charged with aggravated manslaughter in Old Bridge accident last month

A 49-year-old tractor-trailer driver has been charged with allegedly crashing into a car on Route 9, killing the driver.

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Related Topix: Old Bridge, NJ, Freehold, NJ

NJ.com

Prosecutor: Truck driver was under the influence in fatal Old Bridge crash

OLD BRIDGE - The truck driver in a fatal Route 9 crash here last month was under the influence of a controlled dangerous substance at the time, according to acting Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey.

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Related Topix: Old Bridge, NJ, Freehold, NJ

NorthJersey.com

Trucker charged after fatal collision in NJ

Police have arrested the driver of a tractor-trailer who was allegedly on drugs when he rear-ended a woman's car on a New Jersey highway, killing her.

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Related Topix: Freehold, NJ

The Jersey Journal

Dunellen suspends recreation coach accused of sexually assaulting teen basketball player

Christopher Tarver, 43, has been suspended from his job as Dunellen's recreation director following an arrest on sex assault charges.

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Related Topix: Dunellen, NJ, Edison, NJ

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Courier News

Demolition of James Monroe School in Edison to begin next week

Demolition of the charred remains of James Monroe Elementary School on Sharp Road is scheduled to begin April 25 and take about four weeks to complete.

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Related Topix: Edison, NJ, Iselin, NJ, Metuchen, NJ, Woodbridge, NJ

NJ.com

Middlesex County man sentenced to 18 months in tax-return fraud scheme

A Middlesex County man was sentenced to a year and a half in prison today for helping to file phony income tax returns that brought in $500,000 in illegal tax refunds, authorities said.

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Related Topix: Tax, Prison, Perth Amboy, NJ

Courier News

Edison man charged in 2012 Payless store robbery

Linden police have charged an Edison man in a Dec. 31, 2012, robbery of the Payless Shoe Source, 1601 W. Edgar Road, in the Linden Shopping Plaza.

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Related Topix: Edison, NJ, Linden, NJ

Patch.com

Third Suspect In Middlesex County Slaying Arrested In Ohio

A third suspect has been arrested in Ohio and is being held on charges of fatally shooting a New Brunswick resident outside his home more than a month ago, Middlesex County Acting Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Anthony A. Caputo, director of the New Brunswick Police Department, announced Wednesday.

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Related Topix: New Brunswick, NJ, Monmouth Junction, NJ, Perth Amboy, NJ

Tue Apr 15, 2014

TheAlternativePress.com

EPD Participates in National Drug Collection Day

EDISON, NJ The Edison Police Department in conjunction with the National Council on Alcohol and Drug Dependence of Middlesex County will participate in the National Prescription Drug Take-Back on April 26th from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 100 Municipal Blvd, Edison, NJ.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Edison, NJ, New Jersey

Patch.com

Cops: Drunken Man With Half-Naked Woman Assaulted Officer

A drunken Middlesex County man who was with a half-naked woman assaulted a police officer last week on Hudson Place, Hoboken Police said.

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Related Topix: Hoboken, NJ, Old Bridge, NJ

ABC News

High School 'Glow' Parties May be Projecting the Wrong Kind of Light

With throbbing lights and crowds of kids, privately promoted events known as "glow" parties are quickly becoming the go-to parties for teens across the country.

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WKXW-FM Trenton

Brush Fires Can Affect Dense Communities [AUDIO]

Residents of developed suburban communities may not be accustomed to dealing with brush fires , and last Friday's blaze in Edison showed the danger of the flames.

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Related Topix: Edison, NJ, Fire, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Clark, NJ, Ocean County, NJ

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Courier News

Injured Perth Amboy firefighter and his family find healing through helping others

Battalion Chief Timothy Simon, a nearly 23-year veteran of the Perth Amboy Fire Department, is home recovering more than a year after suffering inhalation burns while fighting an early morning fire that displaced 14 Grove Street residents.

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Related Topix: Perth Amboy, NJ, Fire, Livingston, NJ, West Orange, NJ, Sayreville, NJ

The Jersey Journal

Pennsville purse snatcher nabbed after another attempt in Middlesex County, police say

PENNSVILLE TWP . - The suspect who has been on a purse-snatching spree was caught in Plainsboro this weekend, authorities said.

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Related Topix: Pennsville, NJ, Plainsboro, NJ, Salem County, NJ

The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

Lawmakers receive documents from Christiea s internal GWB inquiry

Documents describing the interviews conducted for the Christie administration's internal investigation into the George Washington Bridge lane closings have been made public.

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Related Topix: Fort Lee, NJ

Asbury Park Press

Toys get second chance to make children happy

A red fire truck, yellow airplane and a white dollhouse were just some in a pile of plastic toys, on their way to a needy home instead of the garbage.

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Asbury Park Press

Don't abandonMOM rail line

Earlier this week, Ocean County transit advocates asked state transportation officials to safeguard a portion of a freight line right of way that could be used for the moribund Monmouth-Ocean-Middlesex commuter rail line in western Monmouth and Middlesex counties.

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Related Topix: Ocean County, NJ, Middlesex, NJ, Monmouth County, NJ

Asbury Park Press

Online If Kept Home by Snow

Learning math from the French Riviera. Debating Shakespeare with an English teacher from a hotel room overlooking the cathedrals in Rome.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., Holmdel, NJ, Hazlet, NJ, Bergen County, NJ

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Courier News

Connecting Jews to their past and future by telling their story

The challenge to engage new generations of Jews is one that has reached a new peak, said Rabbi Eric Eisenkramer of Temple B'nai Shalom in East Brunswick.

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Related Topix: East Brunswick, NJ, Family, Kids, Religion, Judaism, New Brunswick, NJ, Highland Park, NJ

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