The Harmony Foundation has rented space at 600 Meadowlands Parkway for a medical marijuana dispensary. Construction work is underway while they work through the state application process, which requires both a permit to grow and a permit to dispense product.
The Hudson Reporter, Sun, Mar 1 2015 @ 01:17 AM
A large section of a popular Sayreville strip mall was destroyed early on Feb. 26 after a fire ripped through the building, ravaging at least two businesses and damaging several others. The Sayreville Fire Department responded around 5:30 a.m. to 881 Main St. for a reported light smoke condition.
FireHouse.com, Tue, Mar 3 2015 @ 12:20 PM
SOUTH PLAINFIELD - John Angeline, the South Plainfield High School English teacher arrested Monday for allegedly sexually assaulting a 15-year-old, has been suspended with pay from his teaching duties, says the district superintendent. "The South Plainfield District is cooperating with the South Plainfield Police Department and the Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office," said Thomas Gialanella Tuesday.
NJ.com, Tue, Mar 3 2015 @ 12:18 PM
NEWARK - A North Brunswick rug and jewelry merchant accused of turning his business into a front for stolen gems and gold pleaded guilty today to evading federal taxes. Mehran "David" Balazadeh, 53, pleaded guilty to a tax evasion charge during an appearance before U.S. District Court Judge Esther Salas.
The Jersey Journal, Mon, Mar 2 2015 @ 06:24 PM
EDISON - Three members of an Edison family have been sentenced after guilty pleas in a cosmetics counterfeiting ring that earned them hundreds of thousands of dollars, according to Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey. Jorge Robles, 51, was sentenced to five years in prison after he pleaded guilty to second-degree counterfeiting.
The Jersey Journal, Tue, Mar 3 2015 @ 01:42 PM