Somerset County,

2 arrested in Somerset County shooting

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, NJ (Somerset County) – Authorities have arrested two Middlesex County residents in relation to a shooting that occurred in June in Franklin Township, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson. On June 16, 2021, at around 12:23 a.m., officers responded to a nearby hospital for a wounded...
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Piscataway Township, NJPosted by
CBS New York

Boil Water Advisory Remains In Effect For 9 Central New Jersey Towns

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – A boil water advisory remains in effect for nine towns in Central New Jersey. There’s little water pressure due to a water main leak on Possumtown Road in Piscataway. The towns affected are: Clark Dunellen Edison Green Brook Linden Middlesex Piscataway Roselle South Plainfield Bottled water is being distributed in several locations from 9 a.m.- 10 p.m.: 495 Sidney Road, Piscataway 4000 Hadley Road, South Plainfield 100 New Market Road, Dunellen Warinanco Park @ the Ice-Skating Center, 1 Park Dr, Roselle 136 Oak Ridge Road, Clark For more information and questions, you can call 1-800-272-1325 or CLICK HERE.
Pennsylvania StatePosted by
The Morning Call

Pennsylvania coronavirus update: Hospitalizations and deaths increase as state adds 1,493 cases

The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported 1,493 additional coronavirus cases on Wednesday. The seven-day moving average of newly reported cases was 1,165, up 83% from a week ago, and up 521% over the last 30 days. To date, there have been 1.23 million infections statewide. Northampton County continues to lead the state in population-adjusted case rates over seven days, recording 119.2 ...

Crowd turns out for National Night Out in Hackettstown (PHOTOS)

HACKETTSTOWN, NJ (Warren County) – A crowd turned out Tuesday for Hackettstown’s National Night Out, which is meant to improve relationships between the community and police. The event was held in the field next to the Hackettstown Community Pool on Warren Street from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Residents had...
Middlesex, NJPosted by
New Jersey 101.5

Keep boiling water in 9 Central NJ towns, utility says

Water pressure was restored to New Jersey American Water customers in nine communities in Middlesex, Somerset and Union counties but a boil water advisory remains in effect. The water utility said the leak in a transmission line that closed down Possumtown Road in Piscataway has been isolated and repairs are underway.
Catasauqua, PATimes News

Catasauqua man named Unsung Hero

Each year, Lehigh County Offices of Aging and Adult Services celebrates and recognizes residents aged 60 and older who give back and help improve the lives of others through the Unsung Heroes program. “Unsung Heroes are people who live quietly among us, inspiring all those who are privileged to know...
Bucks County, PAWFMZ-TV Online

Bucks County Commissioners edge closer to power purchase agreement

BUCKS COUNTY, Pa. – Most of the Delaware Valley, including Bucks County, could one day be mostly powered by renewable energy. That’s the hope for the Bucks County Commissioners, who unanimously approved a resolution Wednesday authorizing the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission to seek requests for proposals to hire a consultant that would explore “strategies for long-term electricity purchasing and renewable energy”.
Hunterdon County,

A breakdown of the COVID-19 cases in Hunterdon County

HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ – Here’s the total breakdown of the 9,196 positive cases and 124 deaths of COVID-19 in Hunterdon County as of August 4. Age range is less than 1-years-old to 103-years-old. Case counts for each municipality may show a reduction on certain days, this is due to address corrections or updates from the original case report, health officials said.

Bath Council considers speed bumps on Penn Street

During the Borough of Bath Council meeting on Monday, August 2, Mayor Fiorella Mirabito voiced her concerns regarding the future of Penn Street. The street will undergo a much-needed repaving project later this month. However, Mayor Mirabito says she worries that drivers will use the newly paved street as a “speedway.” She asked that council consider adding speed bumps to the street to keep residents safe from reckless drivers.
Bethlehem, PAPocono Record

NCC unveils renovated Hampton Winds restaurant on Bethlehem campus

It’s a familiar story by now for restaurants: Add outdoor dining space and make it easier to grab takeout. But for Northampton Community College, which received state funding to update its Hampton Winds restaurant before the COVID-19 pandemic began, the changes aren’t about weathering a crisis. They’re about giving culinary students the best possible hands-on experience.

Coplay council accepts Community Days donation

At the Aug. 3 Coplay Borough Council workshop meeting, it was announced council received a letter from John Schreiner, a Coplay Community Days Committee leader. The letter was an offer granting $20,000 to the borough for the renovation of the basketball court at Saylor Park. Council accepted the funds and...