edison edison  /ˈɛ dɪ sən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) United States inventor; inventions included the phonograph and incandescent electric light and the microphone and the Kinetoscope (1847-1931)

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News

  1. Edison police dog dies of natural causes at 8

    Edison police canine Koda, a German shepherd. / Photo courtesy Edison Police Department EDISON — The Edison Police Department is mourning one of its police canines, Koda, an 8-year-old German shepherd, who died of apparent natural causes Monday.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: MyCentralJersey.com

  2. Edison PBA president calls department 'broken,' pleads for outside intervention

    Edison's PBA president makes an extraordinary plea for his department to be taken over, saying it is 'broken'
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Star-Ledger

  3. Edison to outsource EMT, invest in $1 million firetruck

    EDISON — The township has requested a $1 million bid for an aerial firetruck and announced a plan to outsource its professional emergency services, Mayor Antonia Ricigliano said.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: MyCentralJersey.com

Quotes

  • "Eventually, there were enough Indians in Edison to change the culture. At which point my townsfolk started calling the new Edisonians 'dot heads'. One kid I knew in high school drove down an Indian-dense street yelling for its residents to 'go home...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Joel Stein Source: Times of India

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