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Mayor Joseph Accardi of Roselle Park accepts the Mayor of the Year Award from Charles Smith III, senior director of government and regulatory affairs at Comcast at the 25th Annual Mayors Dinner of the Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce.
Union County Freeholder Sergio Granados has his glucose checked by registered nurse Angela Adams from the Community Health Department at Overlook Medical Center during an Atlantic Health System glucose screening event on the 'Healthy Avenues Van' outside the ShopRite in Clark.
Press release provided by ucnj.org CRANFORD, NJ - The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders announces that a history grant writing workshop will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 23, at the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue, in Cranford.
CRANFORD - Union County College is postponing its plan to build a sports complex that includes an athletic field, a running track and bleachers at its Cranford campus.
A state appeals court panel denied claims from Lateef Cook that he received a excessive prison term when he was sentence to serve 20 years for a 2005 fatal shooting.
Take a look at some of the best in photographs sent to the Suburban News during the week of April 14-18, 2014.
A Plainfield man has been charged with robbery for allegedly dragging a woman with his car in South Bound Brook earlier this month and stealing her purse.
On a Friday night in September 2011, more than a thousand residents and visitors were electrified by the borough's first ever football game played on synthetic turf under lights.
ELIZABETH - Commissioners for the Union County Improvement Authority have quietly discussed a plan to join an ad hoc committee with members of the Union County Utilities Authority, one improvement authority commissioner said.
The much anticipated closure of northbound lanes on the Pulaski Skyway had little impact on Routes 1 & 9 in the eastern end of the county today, police said.
Joanne Hamilton Rajoppi, the Union County Clerk, is a history aficionado. Serving as Trustee of the Union County Historical Society, she currently chairs the county's Civil War Sesquicentennial Exhibit and is the author of several pamphlets and calendars detailing the history of the region.
Union County College President Margaret M. McMenamin has been named one of New Jersey's 2014 Best 50 Women in Business.
Union County Freeholders Vernell Wright and Bette Jane Kowalski present a resolution to Trish Stone of Roselle Park congratulating her on her retirement from the County of Union where she served as the director of the Division of Planning in the Department of Human Services.
An Arbor Day Celebration was recently presented by Rutgers Cooperative Extension 4-H of Union County agent Jim Nichnadowicz at the Kenilworth Public Library.
At Thursday's Board of Education Open Agenda meeting on, Scotch Plains-Fanwood Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Margaret Hayes introduced six students recognized for their entries in the 2013 PTA Reflections Art Program.