February 26, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Flyin’ high

Kyle “The Beast” Winant flies through the air over Tommy “Gunz” Kobryn in their UWA Elite iChampionship Match during the UWA Elite Pro Wrestling fundraiser on Feb. 21, which was held to benefit the DeSarno family. More...

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Children of all ages take advantage of a recent snowstorm by bringing their sleds to the hill at Glenwood Cemetery, West Long Branch, on Feb. 17. More...

Sports

On the mats

Old Bridge High School’s Josh Escalante, right, tries to put West Windsor-Plainsboro High School North’s Joshua Schupak on his back during their 160-pound preliminary round match at the NJSIAA District 20 Wrestling Tournament at South Bru More...

Bombers gain confidence from GMCs for state tournament

Sayreville War Memorial High School’s girls basketball team has its sights set on the NJSIAA Central Jersey Group IV tournament following its run to the Greater Middlesex Conference (GMC) Tournament semifinals. More...

Old Bridge hockey team takes season as learning experience

The Old Bridge High School ice hockey team bounced back from a 5-4 start — at one point putting together a 6-1-2 streak — and made its way to the Greater Middlesex Conference (GMC) Tournament finals, as well as the NJSIAA Public A tournam More...

Libraries, book clubs cater to niche interests

If New Jersey were hit with a zombie apocalypse, the odds for survival would not be great, according to Tyler Rousseau, emergent technologies coordinator at the Monroe Township Public Library. More...

South Amboy ends saga over Main St. property

The meeting agenda may have looked like business as usual, but two simple votes by the South Amboy City Council brought a quiet end to a multidecade battle between a city and one of its businesses. More...

Appellate court bars release of hazing suspects’ identities

The Appellate Division of the Superior Court of New Jersey ruled against a group of media organizations attempting to make the Sayreville hazing and sexual assault proceedings public. More...

Old Bridge church group assists orphanage in Haiti

OLD BRIDGE — For the first time as a group, the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd went on a mission trip to help an earthquake-ravaged orphanage in Haiti. “It was life-changing. I was one of the ones on the fence. More...

Bulletin Board

East Brunswick Elks set St. Pat’s Day gala

East Brunswick Elks Lodge No. 2370 will sponsor its annual St. Patrick’s Day Dinner Party 6-10 p.m. March 14 at the lodge, 21 Oakmont Ave. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. Food will be served at 7 p.m. More...

Designer Bag Bingo to benefit pet rescue

New Beginnings Animal Rescue will host a “Luck o’ the Irish” Designer Bag Bingo March 13 at the Sayreville Senior Center, 423 Main St., Sayreville. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m., and calling will start at 7:30 p.m. More...

American Legion to host holiday dinner

American Legion Post No. 214 will sponsor its annual St. Patrick’s Day and St. Joseph’s Day Dinner 1-5 p.m. March 8 at the post home, 264 Whitehead Ave., South River. Guests may select a corned-beef or ham dinner. More...

Business

‘Let’s do brunch’ at Forsgate Country Club

BACK TO BUSINESS

Forsgate Country Club, Monroe Township, central New Jersey’s premier 36-hole private club, announces that Sunday Brunch is now available and open to both members and the public. More...

REAL ESTATE BRIEFS

Art Napolitano and Mary Lou Resner have been nominated and elected by their peers to serve on the Board of Directors for the Middlesex County Association of Realtors for 2015. More...

Weichert Real Estate Affiliates added 43 new offices in 2014

Weichert Real Estate Affiliates Inc., the franchise division of Weichert, Realtors, continued its rapid nationwide growth in 2014, including the opening of its first office in Nevada. More...