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At Least One Reportedly Injured In Woodbridge Crash

At Least One Reportedly Injured In Woodbridge Crash

Several vehicles were involved in a crash at 3:04 p.m. at Routes 1 and 35, according to police communications.
26-Year-Old Man Arrested In Connection With Fatal Parkway Crash In Woodbridge

26-Year-Old Man Arrested In Connection With Fatal Parkway Crash In Woodbridge

Andrew Frazell, 26, of Newton was charged with two counts of vehicular homicide for causing the crash the resulted in the deaths of the victims, whose identities are being withheld pending n
Middlesex County Man Charged With Sexual Assault Of Two Boys

Middlesex County Man Charged With Sexual Assault Of Two Boys

Michael Roberson, 42, of Old Bridge Turnpike in East Brunswick was arrested and charged on Monday with one count of aggravated sexual assault and two counts each of sexual assault and endang
Traffic Delays From Middlesex Through Monmouth Counties

Traffic Delays From Middlesex Through Monmouth Counties

Traffic delays marred the beach trips for thousands from Middlesex County, through Monmouth County and into Ocean County on Sunday.
Cops: 4-Year-Old Middlesex County N.J. Girl Mauled By Pit Bulls

Cops: 4-Year-Old Middlesex County N.J. Girl Mauled By Pit Bulls

The child, whose identity is being withheld, was taken to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital where she is being treated for injuries suffered in the attack, police said.
UPDATE: East Brunswick Residents Conserving Water After Water Main Break

UPDATE: East Brunswick Residents Conserving Water After Water Main Break

Ryders Lane was closed Thursday from Tices Lane to Route 1in both directions.
20 New Jersey Towns With Most Reported Alcoholism; New Brunswick Is 23rd

20 New Jersey Towns With Most Reported Alcoholism; New Brunswick Is 23rd

Independence Day also has become the deadliest holiday weekend for alcohol-related traffic crashes - even ahead of New Year's Day.
Central Jersey Teacher Hears Plea, 'Save My Brother;' Rescues Two Off LBI

Central Jersey Teacher Hears Plea, 'Save My Brother;' Rescues Two Off LBI

Chris Moffitt went to the first boy who said he was okay but said, "Please save my brother."
Teacher, Woodbridge Man Allegedly Had Sexually Explicit Talks With Students

Teacher, Woodbridge Man Allegedly Had Sexually Explicit Talks With Students

Philip Riveley, 29, of Patricia Avenue in the Colonia section of Woodbridge Township, was arrested Thursday.
PHOTO: 500-Pound Bear Seen In South Brunswick, East Brunswick Area

PHOTO: 500-Pound Bear Seen In South Brunswick, East Brunswick Area

The bear was last seen in Holy Cross Cemetery in East Brunswick.
Woodbridge Store Owner Admits Role In Credit-Card Scheme

Woodbridge Store Owner Admits Role In Credit-Card Scheme

Vijay Verma, 46, of Iselin, N.J., pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Anne E. Thompson in Trenton federal court to an information charging him with one count of access device fraud.
Rest Michael, My Son

Rest Michael, My Son

An Ocean County mother describes the troubles she had with her son's heroin addiction. Michael Capone died earlier this week.
Woodbridge Man Indicted For Criminal Sexual Contact

Woodbridge Man Indicted For Criminal Sexual Contact

Bharakum Patel of the Iselin section of Woodbridge was charged with committing an act of sexual contact with "J.V." on March 22 in Middletown, according to court records.
Flooding In Woodbridge: Water Filled Streets On Friday; Driver Rescued

Flooding In Woodbridge: Water Filled Streets On Friday; Driver Rescued

A flash flood warning was issued in Middlesex County Friday, and it didn't disappoint.
Parkway Traffic Delays In Woodbridge

Parkway Traffic Delays In Woodbridge

It was a 7-mile delay, due to volume, according to parkway officials.
UPDATE: Tracy Morgan: Critical, But Responsive At New Brunswick, N.J. Hospital

UPDATE: Tracy Morgan: Critical, But Responsive At New Brunswick, N.J. Hospital

Two others remain in critical condition stemming from the New Jersey Turnpike crash that killed a Peekskill, N.Y. man. Rumors about amputating his leg are completely fabricated, said Morgan'
Middlesex County Man Sentenced to Prison After Stealing $51K in Property

Middlesex County Man Sentenced to Prison After Stealing $51K in Property

Norberto Campos, 31, was sentenced to nine years total, including a separate charge for first-degree felony robbery.
UPDATE: SNL Alum Tracy Morgan In ICU After Middlesex County, N.J. Crash

UPDATE: SNL Alum Tracy Morgan In ICU After Middlesex County, N.J. Crash

Peekskill, N.Y. man killed in Saturday crash; three, including Morgan, remain in critical condition at Robert Wood Johnson University Medical Center in New Brunswick, N.Y.