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Police Log: Dec.

Police Log: Dec.

Dec. 1 Dorothy Wright of North Brunswick was cited for careless driving and failure to observe tr[...]

FR&A Video Story: First Night Of Chanukah At Temple Beth El

FR&A Video Story: First Night Of Chanukah At Temple Beth El

http://youtu.be/PzU7We5H4TM Temple Beth El on Hamilton Street celebrated the first night of C[...]

Somerset Patriots' Jake Fox Signed By Toronto Blue Jays

Somerset Patriots' Jake Fox Signed By Toronto Blue Jays

Bridgewater, N.J. – Somerset Patriots designated hitter Jake Fox has signed a minor league contract [...]

Somerset Patriots Have Record Breaking Toy Drive

Somerset Patriots Have Record Breaking Toy Drive

Bridgewater, N.J. – The Somerset Patriots hosted its annual Holiday Toy Drive on Saturday, December [...]

Somerset Man Charged In New Brunswick Drunk-Driving Accident

Somerset Man Charged In New Brunswick Drunk-Driving Accident

A 30-year-old township man faces multiple charges in an October accident in which a Rutgers Universi[...]

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Police Log: Dec.

Dec. 1 Dorothy Wright of North Brunswick was cited for careless driving and failure to observe traffic lanes after her car was involved…

Somerset Man Charged In New Brunswick Drunk-Driving Accident

Somerset Man Charged In New Brunswick Drunk-Driving Accident

A 30-year-old township man faces multiple charges in an October accident in which a Rutgers University student was struck and seriously injured while crossing…

New Brunswick Man Arrested With Weapon, Hollow Point Bullets, In Township

New Brunswick Man Arrested With Weapon, Hollow Point Bullets, In Township

A 22-year-old New Brunswick man was arrested Dec. 8 on weapons-related charges after a traffic stop in the township. Najee Croom of Wright…

Electrical Fire Displaces Three Families

Electrical Fire Displaces Three Families

An electrical fire at the Hempstead Gardens Apartments on Hempstead Drive forced three families out of their homes on Dec. 7, police said.…

Police: Township Man Injured One-Month-Old Daughter

Police: Township Man Injured One-Month-Old Daughter

A 20-year-old township man suspected of severely injuring his one-month-old daughter remains in the Somerset County Jail, Somerville, on $75,000 bail, authorities said. William…

Police Seek Public’s Help In Locating Missing Teen

Police Seek Public’s Help In Locating Missing Teen

Township police are asking for the public’s help in locating a 17-year-old resident who may have run away from home. Myriam Rodriguez was…

Franklin Park Man Killed In Crash On South Middlebush Road

Franklin Park Man Killed In Crash On South Middlebush Road

A 47-year-old Franklin Park man was killed Nov. 12 when his car was struck by a garbage truck that had crossed the center…

Police Log: Nov. 6 – 9, 2014

Police Log: Nov. 6 – 9, 2014

Nov. 6 A Ralph Street resident told police that someone stole $35 out of her purse. § Someone stole $300 worth of jewelry,…

Report: Bergen Lawsuit Involving Township Police, Former Judge, Moved To Somerset County

Report: Bergen Lawsuit Involving Township Police, Former Judge, Moved To Somerset County

A lawsuit filed in Bergen County that involves township police and a former Municipal Court Judge has been moved to Somerset County, according…

What's Happening in the Villages

Dec
20
Sat
10:30 am Santa Paws Benefit For Second Ch...
Santa Paws Benefit For Second Ch...
Dec 20 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm
If you haven’t already made this a family tradition, this is the year to start! Pictures with Santa make for great holiday cards and gifts. Bring your cat, dog, ferret, you get the picture. Get[...]
8:00 pm Santa At East Millstone Fire Dep...
Santa At East Millstone Fire Dep...
Dec 20 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Santa will be at our station on Saturday 12/20 around 8pm for pictures and a small gift for all those good boys and girls. Santa has also asked us to help those in need by[...]
Dec
23
Tue
5:00 pm Zumba Classes at Elizabeth Avenu...
Zumba Classes at Elizabeth Avenu...
Dec 23 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Zumba classes every Tuesday at the fire company on Wiley Drive. The instructor is Amy Miele. Proceeds benefit the Elizabeth Avenue Volunteer Fire Company’s Ladies Auxiliary.
Dec
30
Tue
5:00 pm Zumba Classes at Elizabeth Avenu...
Zumba Classes at Elizabeth Avenu...
Dec 30 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Zumba classes every Tuesday at the fire company on Wiley Drive. The instructor is Amy Miele. Proceeds benefit the Elizabeth Avenue Volunteer Fire Company’s Ladies Auxiliary.

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WAWZ Star 99.1 – Central Jersey is playing all Christmas music through Christmas Day. “In ‘Merry Christmas Charlie Brown,’ Linus shared, ‘that’s what Christmas is all about Charlie…

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Somerset Patriots’ Jake Fox Signed By Toronto Blue Jays

Bridgewater, N.J. – Somerset Patriots designated hitter Jake Fox has signed a minor league contract with the Toronto Blue Jays organization with a Major League Spring…

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Proposal To Eliminate FHS Mid-Term Exams Approved By School Board

UPDATE: The proposal to eliminate mid-term exams was approved by the Board of Education at its Dec. 11 meeting. The measure was to have been voted on at…

FR&A Pictorial: ‘Sinterklass’ Arrives At Hageman House

“Sinterklass” – the Dutch version of Santa Claus – kicked off the 2014 holiday season Dec. 7 with his arrival at the Hageman Farm on South Middlebush Road.…

Seven Township Police Officers Win Valor Awards

Seven members of the township police department were honored Nov. 22 during the state Policeman’s Benevolent Association’s annual Valor Award ceremony. Officer Robert Brown was given the Gold…

Colonial Park Well Saga Continues

The costs of complying with federal regulations – the deadline for which is the end of this year – are the real reason why Somerset County is turning off…

DEP: We Had Nothing To Do With Colonial Park Wells Shutdown, Decision Made By County Health Department

The planned closing of two wells in Colonial Park was not mandated by state environmental regulations, as asserted by a Somerset County official, a state spokesman said Nov.…