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4 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
NEW PROVIDENCE - The New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra, headquartered in New Providence, will celebrate its 20th anniversary with a concert and gala at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 27, at the Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahwa.
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5 hrs ago | Asbury Park Press
Four men face numerous charges stemming from an armed robbery that led to a police pursuit in which the defendants allegedly exchanged gunfire with officers.
7 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
The Grand Falloons will perform at Trailside Nature and Science CenteraA A s annual Wild Earth Fest on April 27. "Get Your Green On" at Trailside Nature and Science Center's annual Wild Earth Fest event on Sunday, April 27, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Visitors will enjoy the antics of The Grand Falloons Earth Science Circus at 1 and 3 p.m. in the ... (more)
11 hrs ago | Patch.com
Four men lead Elizabeth police on a chase Friday afternoon after they tied up employees at Bayway Scrap Metal and stole $250,000 worth of car parts, according to nj.com .
A recent incident in which Little Falls Police arrested two 16-year-olds and charged them with distributing child pornography using their mobile phones, has police advising parents to monitor their child's use of mobile phones and letting them know that sexting is a crime.
The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders will present "Project Learning Tree" - a teacher-training workshop for adults ages 18 and older - at Trailside Nature and Science Center on Thursday, May 1, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Project Learning Tree is an award-winning broad-based environmental education program that provides teachers with the tools to ... (more)
Every new social app on your child's smartphone brings with it new opportunities to connect with friends, as well as foes, outside of the classroom - and don't forget the new lingo.
File photo of solar panels at Jersey Gardens mall in Elizabeth. Union County Improvement Authority officials must seek a new company to manage solar panels systems that were installed on public buildings, such as schools and libraries.
Take a look at some of the best in photographs sent to the Suburban News during the week of April 21-25, 2014.
Berkeley Heights VFW Post 6259 Commander Walter Gloss filed a letter of appeal to the Union County Construction Board of Appeals for a Fire Code Violation classifying VFW Post 6259 located at 15 Locust Avenue as a "Group A-2 Nightclub" which requires the installation of an automatic fire alarm system.
Nonpartisanship was the rule as the mayors, government officials and economic development leaders of Union County were honored at the 25th Annual Mayors Dinner of the Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce held Thursday, April 10, at the Renaissance Newark Airport Hotel.
Union County College has postponed its plans to construct a field for its soccer, lacrosse and track teams at its Cranford campus in light of community concerns, according to a letter from UCC President Margaret M. McMenamin to Christopher Hudak, Chairman of the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders.
CRANFORD - A special program for parents, "Alcohol, Drugs, the Law and Your Teen: What Every Parent Should Know," will be presented on Thursday, April 24, from 7-9 p.m. at the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Ave. The event is sponsored by The Joint Action Committee on Underage Substance Abuse, and is being organized by the Cranford Police ... (more)
Fearless Productions, LLC. announces auditions for "To Kill A Mockingbird," the Pulitzer Prize Award-winning drama by Harper Lee and dramatized by Christopher Sergal.
One of the central figures of the acoustic music revival that began in the 80s, Cliff Eberhardt will perform at The Loft at Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway on Saturday, May 3, at 8 p.m. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased at ucpac.org .
On Thursday, February 20, members of the New Jersey State Police Weapons Trafficking Unit, T.E.A.M.S. Unit, K-9 Unit, Strategic Investigations Unit, and Metro North Unit executed a search warrant at 25 Butler Street, 1st Floor.
Take a look at some of the best in photographs sent to the Suburban News during the week of April 14-18, 2014.