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Motorcyclist Hit and Killed By Truck During Police Pursuit In Middlesex County

Police attempted to pull over a motorcyclist Wednesday around 10 am in Middlesex County which leads to his death after he was hit by a truck. New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal released a statement outlining the series of events but has not released the name or age of the victim. All we know is that he was male and pronounced dead on the scene.
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Two South River Police Officers Allege Sexual Abuse Against Supervisor

SOUTH RIVER, NEW JERSEY–Two South River police officers have come forward with accusations against their supervisor alleging that he sexually harassed and assaulted them. John Minacapelli and Joe Guiamano are veteran police officers employed by the South River police department and have both made similar claims stating that their supervisor, John McKenna, sexually abused them leading all the way back to 2012.
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Bengivenga emerges as strong front-runner for Middlesex GOP chairman

South Plainfield Councilman Rob Bengivenga has received endorsements from 21 of 22 Republican municipal chairs in his bid to become the next Middlesex County GOP Chairman. The incumbent, Lucille Panos, is not seeking re-election and has endorsed Bengivenga, a 38-year-old five-term councilman, as her successor. Sharon Hubberman is challenging Bengivenga...
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Central and South Jersey Girl Scouts wrap up successful cookie season

Monroe Township, Middlesex County, NJ resident among the Council’s Top 10 Elite Cookie Entrepreneurs selling over 2,200 packages of cookies. The Girl Scouts of Central & Southern New Jersey (GSCSNJ) knew it would be challenging in the midst of a global pandemic when the 2021 Girl Scout cookie season began in January. Due to social distancing restrictions, they were not able to knock on doors and use their traditional cookie selling methods. In true Girl Scout fashion, the resourceful girls were up for the challenge and put their innovation and leadership skills to the test by implementing creative ways to keep themselves and customers safe while striving to have a successful cookie season.

21 Republican Leaders Endorse Bengivenga for Middlesex County Chair

Rob Bengivenga, a five term councilman from South Plainfield, announced today the endorsement from 21 republican leaders in his bid to become the next Chair of the Middlesex County Republican Organization. Bengivenga’s endorsements from republican leaders include: Former Governor Donald DiFrancesco, State Senator Sam Thompson (representing Old Bridge), State Senator...

Middlesex County Mosquito Extermination by Morgan Today

Weather conditions permitting, the Middlesex County Mosquito Extermination Commission will be conducting a truck ULV spray mission for nuisance adult mosquitoes and/or vector control. Municipality: Sayreville. Date and Time: Friday, June 18, 2021, 6:00 PM to 1:00 AM. Rain Date: Monday, June 21, 2021. Location: Morgan Section (b/t South Amboy...
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Authorities search for hit-and-run driver in serious accident

The Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office, in conjunction with the Edison Police Department, are actively investigating a serious hit-and-run motor vehicle accident involving a pedestrian which occurred on Woodbridge Avenue at Plainfield Avenue in Edison. The accident occurred on June 12 at approximately 5:26 p.m. Authorities believe the pedestrian, a 64-year-old...
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State Troopers apprehend man who fled from vessel stop in Sayreville after boating violation in Woodbridge

The New Jersey State Police have charged Jean Carlo Del Carmen Gonzalez, 22, of New Brunswick, after fleeing a vessel stop in Middlesex County. Sgt. Robert Albano of the Marine Services Bureau Carteret Station attempted to stop Gonzalez, who was operating a Yamaha Waverunner, around 5:33 p.m. June 6 for a boating violation on the Raritan River in Woodbridge Township, according to information provided by the State Police.