Woodbridge Police Dept. appoints five new police officers to ranks

Woodbridge Police Department announces appointment of five to officers to patrol ranks. (l-r) Police Officer Nicholas James Errico: Police Officer Christopher Rendeiro Esteves: Police Officer Joseph William Russyk: Police Officer Michael Joseph Hart: Police Officer Matthew Edward Dougherty. Mayor John E. McCormac has announced the appointment of five new police officers to the ranks of …

Retired Edison police officer indicted on theft charges

EDISON — A grand jury in Middlesex County has indicted a retired Edison police captain on charges of illegally using sick leave to collect about $38,000 from the township while working at another job. Natale A. Fresco, 60, of Edison was charged with two counts of second-degree official misconduct, one count of third-degree theft and …

Sixth Annual Holiday House Decorating Contest scheduled

The Recreation Department is accepting applications through Dec. 18 for the Edison 6th Annual Holiday House Decorating Contest. Houses will be judged on originality and creativity on Dec. 21-22. Edison’s top three selected houses will win bragging rights and gift cards to area restaurants. Applications can be picked up from and returned to the Stelton …

Nutcracker ‘sweet’

Donna Barnes plays Mother Gigoné during a dress rehearsal for the Nutcracker at Ms. Doreen’s Fabulous Feet School of Dance studio in Metuchen on Dec. 13. Victoria Silverman plays the Dew Drop duriing a dress rehearsal for the Nutcracker. Above: The Taffy Clowns watch and learn. Below: Miranda McNab goes through her routine. Doreen Padilla, …