Jul 30, 2014

Burning Cars, Rehab Center, Insurance Fraud Top Local News

Route 22 U-turns and a Sandy fundraiser also among top headlines.

Burning Cars, Rehab Center, Insurance Fraud Top Local News

An early morning fire at Hercules Enterprises, on Valley Road, sparked a conversation this week when readers discussed the use by a salvage company to store vehicles on the site, about 20 of which were damaged in the fire.

Other top stories this week include:

Insurance Fraud May Cost Hillsborough Woman $39K

Maria Demeter pled guilty to charges filed in August; she faces a possible restitution order to return as much as $39,019. 

Drug Rehab Center Plan Raises Safety Concerns

Flanders Drive residents attended Thursday's Planning Board meeting to hear about the proposed center's treatment plans and licensing requirements.   

Median U-Turn Removal Part of Route 22 Upgrade

Ongoing discussions on improving Route 22 focused on the dangerous U-turns.

Sandy Relief Fundraiser Looks to Make an Impact

It's not too late to join the Day of Impact effort to raise money for the storm's shore victims—head to !MPACT Fitness at 9 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. Sunday to help.

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