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Authorities are investigating a fire at James Monroe Elementary School in Edison, NJ on March 24, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Demolition To Begin Friday At Edison Elementary School Destroyed By Fire

Demolition of the James Monroe Elementary School is scheduled to start Friday.

04/17/2014

Edison Students At MetLife Stadium

Students From Edison School Destroyed By Fire Get Special Treat At MetLife Stadium

Hundreds of students whose New Jersey school was gutted by a fire are getting a special treat Wednesday. About 500 students got the chance to stomp the football field during a surprise trip to MetLife Stadium.

04/16/2014

Brush fire burns near Raritan Center in Edison on April 10, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Brush Fire Burns Over 250 Acres Near Raritan Center In Edison

A brush fire billowing thick black smoke has burned 35 to 40 acres in a marshy part of central New Jersey.

04/10/2014

Authorities are investigating a fire at James Monroe Elementary School in Edison, NJ on March 24, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

School Supplies Drive Being Held For NJ School Destroyed In Blaze

A six-alarm fire tore through James Monroe Elementary School in Edison last weekend.

03/29/2014

Authorities are investigating a fire at James Monroe Elementary School in Edison, NJ on March 24, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Students In Good Spirits As Classes Resume After Edison Elementary School Fire

James Monroe Elementary School students attended classes at Middlesex County College for the first time Wednesday since a fire destroyed their school over the weekend.

03/26/2014

Authorities are investigating a fire at James Monroe Elementary School in Edison, NJ on March 24, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Inappropriately Discarded Cigarette To Blame For Fire At James Monroe Elementary School

Custodian Jerome C. Higgins, 48, of East Brunswick, was charged with a petty disorderly persons offense for smoking inside the school, the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s office said.

03/24/2014

A fire destroyed the James Monroe Elementary School in Edison, N.J. Saturday evening. (credit: CBS 2)

Prosecutor: Edison Elementary School Fire Under Investigation As Possible Arson

Classes have been canceled for the 500 students for Monday, school officials announced via the school’s website Sunday afternoon.

03/23/2014

Edison, N.J. School Fire

6-Alarm Fire Destroys Edison, N.J. Elementary School; Blaze Deemed Suspicious

An extra-alarm fire ripped through an elementary school in Edison, N.J. on Saturday evening, and left the school burned to the ground.

03/22/2014

Edison, NJ police car. (credit: CBS 2)

Edison Police Sergeant Accused Of Watching Super Bowl At Home While On Duty

Despite that officers are supposed to be protecting and serving, it’s alleged that one Edison, N.J. police sergeant parked his police cruiser outside his house and watched the Super Bowl inside.

02/06/2014

A fire ravaged a townhouse in Edison, New Jersey on Thanksgiving night. (Credit CBS 2)

Thanksgiving Fire Destroys Edison, N.J. Townhouse

A family in New Jersey narrowly escaped a fire that broke out as they were about to put their Thanksgiving meal on the table.

11/28/2013

Plainfield Country Club (credit: plainfieldcc.com)

N.J. Country Club Sued For Gender Discrimination

Former members Joseph and Liza Garrubbo claim in the suit that they lost most of their privileges at the club because they pushed for gender equality.

11/15/2013

Robert Nedeski (credit: Linden Police Department)

Police: Edison Man Called 911 For A Taxi

Robert Nedeski is charged with disorderly conduct and making a false 911 call.

10/24/2013

Srijan Saha (credit: CBS 2)

Edison Teen’s Apparent Suicide-Homicide Crash Leaves Fellow Students ‘Shocked’

The Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office and Edison police said the specific cause of the crash remained under investigation, but that it has been classified as a “suicide-homicide.”

10/17/2013

Ali Behzad and Mohammad Zia were killed in a crash that reportedly involved an underage driver in Edison, N.J. (Credit: CBS 2)

Officials: Teen Driver Sought To Kill Himself In Edison Crash

Prosecutors in Middlesex County, N.J., have determined that the 15-year-old boy who killed himself and three others when he crashed head-on into another vehicle had sought to commit suicide.

10/16/2013

The scene of a fatal car crash in Edison, NJ on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Police Investigating After Teen Driver, 2 Men Killed In Edison Crash

Middlesex County authorities say the crash occurred around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday on Route 27 in Edison Township. All three victims were township residents.

10/15/2013

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