What Were the Top Stories in Woodbridge in 2012?
You might be surprised.
What stories grabbed the biggest audiences this year on Woodbridge Patch? Some are the ones you might expect, but there are a few that might surprise you - particularly the biggest attention-grabber.
School cheating, the resignation of John Crowe, and the turmoil surrounding the school district was high on the list. The death of Cpl. Kevin Reinhard, a huge apartment blaze in Avenel that left a hundred people homeless, and Hurricane Sandy all topped local news.
A police officer who saved a woman being held hostage at Woodbridge Center was another big story, as was the collapse of the former Great Indoors parking deck and the news that Mayor John McCormac welcomed a medical marijuana warehouse to Woodbridge, whose arrival was veiled in secrecy.
But the most popular story in Woodbridge wasn't even in Woodbridge!
So in case you missed the big headlines for 2012, here's a list of the Top Ten in the township:
And the biggest story of the year?
What was your favorite story in Woodbridge Patch, or the one that affected you the most? Were you surprised by the stories that got the most attention? Tell us below in comments!