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Milltown man faces drug charges in South Amboy

SOUTH AMBOY — A man was charged with possessing $5,000 worth of street value in heroin after being stopped by police near a school. Patrol...

Culinary school to hold open house Jan. 21 and 28

Promise Culinary School will hold open houses 3-4 p.m. Jan. 21, 2-3 p.m. Jan. 28 and 6-7 p.m. Jan. 28 at the school, 211...
Eric Sucar

Nurses on the front line of health care

By Christine Barcia For Lori Impastato, minutes, maybe even seconds, matter in her line of work. An emergency room nurse at CentraState Medical Center, Freehold Township,...

Gloria Nilson & Co. closes more than $1.5 billion in 2015

Gloria Nilson & Co. Real Estate closed more than $1.5 billion in real estate sales volume as of Dec. 31, 2015. Of particular note...

Nursing profession leads workforce growth

By Christine Barcia Career opportunities in nursing are projected to explode in the next decade. “The Affordable Care Act will increase the need for advanced care...

Should you wait on rates?

Following years of inactivity, the Federal Reserve raised interest rates just slightly at the end of 2015. Here’s what that means for mortgages in...

Recognizing renters who make punctual payments

Rent payments now are being added to credit reports, benefiting timely paying tenants when they go to buy a home By Marilyn Kennedy Melia A record...

Weichert holds successful toy drive

The Weichert Family of Companies successfully completed its 37th Annual Toy Drive, collecting more than 16,500 new toys for families and children in need...

Musicians will rally to raise funds for Smithereens member, family

In response to Smithereens co-founder and lead guitarist Jim Babjak’s plea via Go Fund Me (https://www.gofundme.com/45hb4bjw), friend, fellow musician and Metuchen resident Danny Adlerman...

Community invited to solo soprano concert

The United Methodist Church at Milltown will present soprano Diane Aragona and pianist Thomas Hobson Williams in a program of repertoire for solo soprano...

Tastefully Simple fundraiser set at Elks on Jan. 22

The East Brunswick Elks Veterans Committee will hold a Tastefully Simple fundraiser 8 p.m. Jan. 22 at the Elks lodge on the lake, 21B...

Construction work on Route 516 to begin Feb. 1

By KATHY CHANG OLD BRIDGE - The replacement of a structurally deficient bridge deck on Matawan Road (Route 516) over Route 18 is expected to...

School board members begin terms in Sayreville

By MATTHEW SOCKOL Correspondent  SAYREVILLE — The Sayreville Board of Education inaugurated three members and elected the board president and vice president during its reorganization meeting. Incumbent...

Sayreville Board of Ed denied of payments for former Club Bene site

By Matthew Sockol Correspondent SAYREVILLE – The Sayreville Board of Education’s request to receive developer payments from a payment-in-lieu-of-taxes (PILOT) agreement has been denied by the Borough...

Tickets available for BIC Charity Ball on March 20

The Sayreville Association for Brain Injured Children (BIC) will sponsor its 21st annual Charity Ball noon-5 p.m. March 20 at the Grand Marquis, Route...

‘The Jewish Course of Why’ begins Feb. 9

The Rohr Jewish Learning Institute (JLI) will present "The Jewish Course of Why," the institute’s new six-session winter 2016 course beginning Feb. 9. Rabbi Levi Azimov of Chabad Jewish Center of South...

Business brief

The Chamber of Commerce serving Old Bridge, Sayreville and South Amboy will sponsor its annual election and installation of officers and trustees at a...

Couples share secrets of wedded bliss

By CHRISTINE BARCIA Staff writer Reminders of love flourish during the month of February. Hearts, roses, chocolates and cards are all reminders surrounding the celebration of...
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