Tuesday Apr 22
Beer Briefing: News from around the region
Now is the perfect time to venture away from the house and back into the world to socialize and appreciate the budding green.
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Tuesday Apr 22
Private information of dozens of New Brunswickers leaked
A laptop with a database containing the personal financial information, names, birth dates, social insurance numbers, and addresses of 92 people has been stolen in Saint John, a CBC News investigation reveals.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Monster ice jam passes through N.B. village
The northwestern New Brunswick village of Perth-Andover is breathing a sigh of relief now that water levels have stabilized in the community, which was devastated by flooding two years ago.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Water levels in Perth-Andover, New Brunswick drop more than a metre overnight
The sun sets on the St. John River in Fredericton on Thursday, April 17, 2014. Rain, melting snow and ice jams forced waters in parts of Eastern Canada to rise, submerging roads, filling basements and prompting hundreds to be evacuated from their homes.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Asbury Park Press
Shining a light onNorman Rockwell
N orman Rockwell is having another moment in New Jersey this spring. The Newark Museum is hosting "American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell" through May 26 and the Yankee Doodle Taproom inside the Nassau Inn in Princeton is presenting "A Norman Rockwell Easter" buffet under the glow of the establishment's 1935 Rockwell mural, "Yankee ... (more)
Vigilance urged after New Brunswick flooding
New Brunswickers living in flood-prone communities are being urged to stay vigilant as cleanup from this week's flooding continues.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Dunellen suspends recreation director accused of sexually assaulting boy
Borough officials this week quickly and quietly suspended the municipal recreation director, who was charged last week with sexually assaulting a teenage boy.
NJ Farm Animal Save plans peaceful protest at North Brunswick McDonald's
Seeking to bring awareness about animal welfare abuses, members of NJ Farm Animal Save will host their first leafleting event Saturday at the McDonald's on Georges and Milltown roads.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Three month old emaciated boxer puppy in North Brunswick dies after rescue
Rest in peace Caramel. The three-month-old boxer was found in a filthy garage huddled in a corner of trash trying to stay warm.
Troopers: Distracted driver rolls tractor-trailer off of Route 17
Troopers said George Teague of North Brunswick, N.J., was headed west and was using his cell phone while driving when he went off the north shoulder of the highway and rolled over.
Investment guru, former North Brunswick mayor, to receive doctorate
For three decades, David Spaulding has set his sights on receiving his doctorate.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
The Daily Journal
Christie: Scrap realty transfer fees
Gov. Chris Christie said Tuesday at a town hall that he'd do away with realty transfer fees, a major source of tax revenue, that cost a retired state trooper in the audience $5,435 after selling a house two weeks ago.
The Jersey Journal
Man charged after breaking into cars, Woodbridge cops say
A North Brunswick man is charged after allegedly breaking into cars in a Woodbridge parking lot.
Town employees slept, stole, fought on the job, North Brunswick whistleblower's lawsuit claims
North Brunswick Public Works Supervisor Mark LaMonica has filed a whistleblower lawsuit against the township in which he alleges illegal or inappropriate activities took place on the job.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Puppy starved in North Brunswick garage dies after being rescued
A 3-month-old puppy rescued by animal control officers Thursday has died. The puppy, known as Caramel, was found shivering and hiding in a garage after officers Brandon Metz and Joseph Reid responded to a report of a puppy not being properly cared for at a North Brunswick home.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Middlesex residents serve military in many ways
During the eight-week program, Duverge completed a variety of training which included classroom study and practical instruction in different topics.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
North Brunswick employee claims corruption at DPW
No-show jobs. Stealing. Political cronyism. That's how a township public works supervisor describes working conditions in a department that township leaders have long admitted is plagued with problems.
Obscenely high police salaries: Where's the political outrage?
In this era of government austerity, particularly at the state and local levels, the median police salary in the small township of Saddle Brook, New Jersey, is more than $120,000.
The Jersey Journal
One dead in fatal North Brunswick accident on Route 130
NORTH BRUNSWICK - One person is dead following an accident on Route 130 near Renaissance Boulevard Friday morning, according to MyCentralJersey .
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Asbury Park Press
Dunellen recreation director and former MCC basketball coach charged...
The Dunellen recreation director and former Middlesex County College men's basketball coach has been charged with sexually assaulting a teenage boy who was a member of the coach's traveling Amateur Athletic Union basketball team, officials said Wednesday.