July 31, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Immigrant children arriving

Children who are fleeing Central American nations to escape crime, violence and poverty are finding their way to Freehold Borough. More...

Lancaster County day trip scheduled

The Friends of the South Brunswick Senior Center will sponsor a trip to Lancaster County on Sept. 18. The bus will depart at 7:15 a.m. from the South Brunswick Community Center, Woodlot Park, New Road, and return at approximately 7 p.m. More...

Students in POSSibilities group pay tribute to retiring teacher

NORTH BRUNSWICK — The POSSibilities program at North Brunswick Township High School celebrated the end of the school year with its fourth annual luncheon in June. More...

Computer, TV collection slated

North Brunswick Department of Public Works will hold a TV/Computer Drop-Off Day for township residents 8 a.m. to noon Aug. 2 at the facility, 45 Quarry Lane. Old TVs, computers, laptops, printers or periphery devices will be collected. More...

Town marks India’s Independence Day

The Indo-American Cultural Foundation of Central New Jersey will celebrate India’s 68th Independence Day 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 17 at Reichler Park, 540 Ridge Road, South Brunswick. The event is free and open to the public. More...

Letters

A vegan diet may halt climate change

I f Americans are serious about saving the environment, then we should follow the United Nations’ advice and cut our meat and dairy consumption. More...

Obituaries

Domenico “Domenick” Albarella

Mr. Albarella, 50, of Millstone, passed away suddenly on Sunday, July 20, 2014, at CentraState Medical Center, Freehold Township. He was born in Italy and lived in North Bergen prior to settling in Millstone to raise his family. Mr. More...

Business

Coldwell Banker receives sales lead award at Cartus Broker Network Int’l Conference

Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in New Jersey and Rockland County, N.Y. was honored for its outstanding performance during the past year at the 2014 Cartus Broker Network International Conference held Feb. More...

Weichert Workforce Mobility earns high satisfaction ratings from relocating employees

Weichert Workforce Mobility, one of the world’s leading providers of corporate talent mobility solutions, received the highest customer service satisfaction ratings among its largest competitors in the Twentieth Annual Nationwide Relocating Emp More...

Agility, flexibility keys to successful deployment, according to Weichert survey of U.S. relocation managers

Companies intent on post-recession growth need a mobile workforce agile enough to respond quickly to new opportunities and fill talent gaps across their organizations, according to the results of Weichert Workforce Mobility’s latest survey. More...

Cricket a growing sport in central New Jersey

That funny game with a bat and ball, wickets and players in white dress uniforms is beginning to take a foothold in the area. That funny game is called cricket, and it may soon become more than a novelty. More...

Costco opens as first part of transit village

The wait is over for Zhixin Zong and Eyi Cao. The Franklin residents said they have been eagerly awaiting the opening of Costco, the first store built as part of the MainStreetNB transit village project on Route 1 north in North Brunswick. More...

Junior Police Academy

Top to bottom: Junior Police Cadet Brandon Villegas is handcuffed as FBI agent Shawn Mullen and North Brunswick police Detective Michael McCormick, right, run through a mock arrest during the 11th annual North Brunswick Junior Police Academy on July More...

Cheerleaders show their ‘Stellar’ spirit

NORTH BRUNSWICK — The Stellar All Stars have a full summer still ahead of them. More...

Brunswick Women to host dinner party

The Brunswick Women’s Connection will sponsor a Miche Handbags Dinner Party 7-8:30 p.m. Aug. 20 at The Chateau, Cranbury Road, East Brunswick. Gabriele Majczuk will present a handbag fashion show in recognition of local teachers and educators. More...

I.O.U. to perform at county fair

South Brunswick’s own I.O.U. (Inside Our Universe) will perform on Aug. 10 at the Middlesex County Fair, 655 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick. For more information, visit www.insideouruniverse.com. More...

Bulletin Board

COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD

National Night Out planned for Aug. 5 North Brunswick will observe National Night Out with a free community event 5:30-8:30 p.m. Aug. 5 at police headquarters, 710 Hermann Road, North Brunswick. More...

Opinion

Photo

A group of young men make their way along the boardwalk in Ocean Grove on July 22. More...

Sports

Getting the takedown

North Brunswick Township High School captain James Duffy, wearing dark blue, and freshman Kenny Obode go through a wrestling drill during a training session at the high school. More...

SBAA 10U Gold wins three tourneys to close out summer

The South Brunswick Athletic Association’s (SBAA) 10U Gold all-star softball team closed its summer season by winning three successive tournaments and cashing in on a friendly bet with their coaches. More...