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40 min ago | The Alternative Press
The funeral services have been announced for Union County Sheriff Ralph Froelich who died Sunday night at age 83 after a battle with cancer.
2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
A Plainfield man has been arrested and charged with shooting a city resident outside of a downtown nightclub last month, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Thursday.
5 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
ELIZABETH - A Westfield man has been arrested and charged with holding a woman against her will for hours at an auto shop in Roselle Tuesday night into early Wednesday morning.
5 hrs ago | Patch.com
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.
5 hrs ago | The Item
A woman who stopped by a Roselle auto shop to see about a car repair was allegedly held against her will and assaulted for several hours before being rescued by police.
Google Glass aids NJ woman with disability Ashley Lasanta of Westfield proves Google Glass can be used to improve lives of disabled.
Darwin Edward of North Brunswick allegedly lied when he told Plainfield police he was carjacked in April.
Authorities say a central New Jersey man lied when he claimed he had been carjacked by someone who then crashed his vehicle into several parked cars.
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 .
The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Department of Parks and Recreation announce that the next evening of "Family Fun and Flix" - the free summer entertainment and film series on Tuesday evenings - will team-up with National Night Out organizers on Aug. 5, at Meisel Park, off Meisel Avenue in Springfield.
A person was struck and killed by a vehicle on the Garden State Parkway on Tuesday morning, authorities say.
Anna Dynda, a student at Thomas P. Hughes Elementary School in Berkeley Heights, recently took part in a three-day winner's trip to New York City.
"Family Fun and Flix" - the free summer entertainment and film series brought to you every Tuesday evening by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the Department of Parks and Recreation continues Tuesday, July 29, with the showing of "Jurassic Park."
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.
Free Wi-Fi is featured in my Chairman's initiatives for 2014 as part of the Freeholder Board's stewardship mission for the historic Union County parks system.
First elected in 1977, Sheriff Froehlich, 83, was the longest-serving sheriff in New Jersey history.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 04:21 pm
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