Month: August 2017

Record Number of Stirling Firefighters Graduate From Advanced Firefighter Course

Five Stirling Volunteer Fire Company firefighters graduated on July 13 from the very difficult and challenging Firefighter II course that was conducted at the Somerset County Fire Academy. They are Justin Alto, Antonio Centurion, Chris Hoffman, Alex Honegger, and Matt

Posted in Long Hill Leader

Police (Re)Open Real-Time Crime Center

On Thursday, July 13th the Linden Police Department officially opened the doors to the newly renovated Real Time Crime Center (RTCC). Det. Robert Cheslock led Mayor Armstead, Chief Parham, and a number of elected officials on a tour of the

Posted in Life in Linden


The Cranford VFW Post #335 announced that its annual Buddy Poppy Program in May was a great success. “It was a special month for Buddy Poppy Program,” said Lee Blowe, Cranford VFW Post Poppy Chairman. “We had a great turnout

Posted in Springfield Patriot

Boy Scout Troop 83 Wins Big at the State Police Camporee

Kenilworth’s Troop 83 Scouts participated in the STEM project challenge at the NJ State Police Camporee on May 20th. Of the estimated 10,000 participants, 23 Troops submitted STEM projects to the challenge and Troop 83 won the 2nd place prize,

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