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Grant will fund streetscape design plan for section of Brunswick Pike

A grant that will be used to pay for a conceptual streetscape plan for a section of Brunswick Pike, between Whitehead Road and the...

Lawrence Township ACME supermarket will close in August

The ACME supermarket which has been a staple at the Lawrence Shopping Center in Lawrence Township since 1979 will close its doors next month. ACME...

Brothers face indictment in theft, sale of computers from state authority

A Lawrence Township man and his brother who lives in Freehold have been indicted on multiple charges in connection with the theft of 28...

Minecraft Experience comes to Edison Aug. 4-5

Minefaire: The Ultimate Minecraft Experience will be held 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Aug. 4 and 5 at the New Jersey Convention and...

Fishing photos can win children cash prizes

The Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey (PDFNJ) is asking families to cast their lines and reel in some quality time this summer as...

Nominations sought for Lawrence Township awards

Wanted: Nominations of businesses and individuals who have contributed to the economic viability or quality of life in Lawrence Township during the past year. That's...

Blueberries are the tasty stars of annual event at Terhune Orchards

Blue was the color of the day - from blueberry wine to a blueberry bake-off to bluegrass music - at Terhune Orchards' Blueberry Bash...

Council awards contract for road work

The Township Council has awarded a $233,413 contract to a Farmingdale company to resurface a section of Princeton Pike, between Fackler and Lewisville roads...

Residents may file to run for school board seats

Lawrence Township residents have 17 days left to file a nominating petition to seek a seat on the Lawrence Township Public Schools Board of...

Lawrence school board seeks clarification on new employees vetting law

Aiming to prevent one school district from passing along a predatory teacher to another school district, state lawmakers have passed a law requiring schools...

Education foundation continues its support of Lawrence Township schools

A new storage unit for the Lawrence Intermediate School's instrumental music department and a second 3-D printer for the Lawrence Middle School. Four iPads for...

Hopewell mayor announces bid for Gusciora’s vacant assembly seat

Hopewell Township Mayor Kevin Kuchinski has announced his plans to seek the state Assembly seat in the 15th Legislative District, five days after former...

Community’s donations help HomeFront launch Diaper Resource Center

Stacey Downing remembers vividly the choices she had to make - pay the rent, pay the bills, buy food or buy diapers. She was...

Gracie’s House provides love, empowerment for women who need healing

NORTH BRUNSWICK - A group of women wrote down their insecurities. They shared the messages with each other, offering them up to a higher...

5K race benefits ‘Joys, Hopes and Dreams’ children’s program, camp

They came, they ran and they raised money for HomeFront's annual 5K race and 1-mile run/walk to benefit the nonprofit organization's "Joys, Hopes and...

Lawrence council members eye brush collection program for updated regulations

Plagued by mounds of tree limbs and yard waste piled up on Lawrence Township's streets, the Township Council may introduce an ordinance to clarify...

Residents petition Lawrence Township for speed humps on Puritan Avenue

Lawrence Township officials are going to look into the possibility of installing speed humps - raised mounds of asphalt - on Puritan Avenue as...

Lawrence Township creates safe exchange zone

Lawrence Township has joined the growing list of towns that provide a safe place where residents can complete transactions that began online or in...
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