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Elizabeth, New Jersey is located in Union County. Zip codes in Elizabeth, NJ include 07201, 07208, and 07202. The median home price in Elizabeth is $219,000 which is roughly $134/per square foot. More Elizabeth information.

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2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

Roselle Catholic students trade summer fun for community service

Emily Badalis of Linden, Athena Lago of Sayreville and Caitlin Alvarado of Linden sort items at Raphael's Life House in Elizabeth during Roselle Catholic High School's Service Days.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Clarks Hometown News Patriot

Authorities announce child porn round-up

Two local men were among 14 charged in a second round of arrests resulting from a joint operation by the Division of Criminal Justice and ICE Homeland Security Investigations that has targeted offenders in New Jersey who used a file-sharing network on the Internet to download and distribute child pornography, including child rape videos.

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Clarks Hometown News Patriot

EPA provides $60,000 grant to build trail to Elizabeth River

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is providing a $60,000 grant to Groundwork Elizabeth to build a trail within the Elizabeth River Greenway that will improve access to the Elizabeth River.

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The Jersey Journal

Guidance on visiting the Rotunda at the Union County Courthouse in Elizabeth

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders offers travel guidance to mourners who are visiting the Union County Courthouse in Elizabeth, in order to pay their last respects to Sheriff Ralph Froehlich.

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The Jersey Journal

Union County Senior Art Show winners exhibit at Freeholders Gallery in Elizabeth

Molly Brown of Rahway receives congratulations from Freeholders Bette Jane Kowalski and Linda Carter at the 2014 Union County Senior Citizens Art Show for her award-winning acrylic painting.

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The Jersey Journal

Four Seasons music star come home to honors from Elizabeth

ELIZABETH - In the 1940s and '50s, Elizabeth's Peterstown section east of Routes 1 and 9 was an enclave of Italian-American families where everyone knew their neighbor and the children played stickball on the street.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Patch.com

Union County Man Charged With Kidknapping, Attempted Sexual Assault, And Stabbing Of Roselle Woman

A 23-year-old Roselle woman was kidnapped, beaten, stabbed, and almost sexually assaulted by a former acquaintance at an auto body shop Tuesday night.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

NorthJersey.com

A Passaic man who had been driving a van for special needs students...

A Passaic man who had been driving a van for special needs students from Elizabeth was killed as he stood on a grass median of the Garden State Parkway after his vehicle had a flat, school officials and authorities said on Wednesday.

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Patch.com

Union County: Two Teens, Ages 13 and 16, Charged For Stealing A Car...

Two teenaged suspects - ages 13 and 16 - were arrested late Tuesday night after they stole a car at gun point, sped away from officers, and crashed into another vehicle, according to nj.com .

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NJ.com

Elizabeth juveniles, ages 13 and 16, charged after chase in stolen vehicle; crash injuries two others

Elizabeth police say two teenagers in a stolen car Tuesday night fled South Broad Street, traveled down Rahway Avenue, and collided with another car at the intersection of Elmora Avenue before finally stopping about a block later near Dayton Street.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Marlboro man pleads guilty to mortgage fraudMarlboro man pleads...

Marlboro man pleads guilty to mortgage fraud Paul Chemidlin, 42, of Marlboro pleaded guilty to information charging wire fraud and distributing and possessing methylone.

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The Jersey Journal

Four-alarm fire in Elizabeth damages at least 5 buildings as...

ELIZABETH - Firefighters Tuesday afternoon battled a four-alarm blaze that started in a three-story East Jersey Street residence and damaged at least five nearby buildings.

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Renaissance Luxury Hotel Near Newark Airport Invites Discoverers to Eat, Drink, and Be Merry

Guests who reserve their spot for their 2014 holiday party at the luxury hotel near Newark Airport will receive exclusive discounts, special room rates, accommodations and more.

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The Jersey Journal

Ralph Froehlich, longest-serving sheriff in NJ history, was told in 1970s he'd never win...

Union County Sheriff Ralph Froehlich, who died Sunday, is seen at a 2013 press conference pleading with Congress to increase restrictions on guns.

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TheAlternativePress.com

BOE Candidacy Filing Deadline Monday, July 28

CLARK, NJ The deadline for filing for board of education candidacy in the November General Election is 4 p.m. on Monday, July 28. Candidate nominating petitions must be filed with the Union County Clerk at 2 Broad Street, Room 113, Elizabeth.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Berkeley Heights Council to discuss former Police Chief's lawsuit on July 22

BERKELEY HEIGHTS - When the Township Council goes into executive session Tuesday night, it will be to discuss the former Police Chief's lawsuit against the mayor and township.

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Free Republic

ISIS targeting Christians: “The West must step in...

How grim is you life? We watch in horror as Christians in Iraq are being persecuted, driven, hunted by Islamic terrorists.

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NorthJersey.com

N.J. Senate President Sweeney calls for release of more detailed reports on Sandy spending

New Jersey Senate President Stephen Sweeney took issue Monday with the first reports submitted by outside consultants the Christie Administration hired to oversee spending on recovery from Superstorm Sandy.

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TheAlternativePress.com

Scotch Plains-Fanwood Mourns the Passing of Union County Sheriff Ralph Froehlich

First elected in 1977, Sheriff Froehlich, 83, was the longest-serving sheriff in New Jersey history.

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Patch.com

Union County Sheriff Ralph Froehlich Dies At Age 83

After battling illness for most of this year, Union County Sheriff Ralph Froehlich has passed away at the age of 83, according to nj.com .

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