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An artist's rendering of the front elevation of the Rahway YMCA building. The building is undergoing a $3.2 million renovation.
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A man convicted in the violent sexual assault of a northern New Jersey woman has been sentenced to 21 years in prison.
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Linden resident Jack Horta complains at a meeting last week about the difficulties he's had rebuilding his home after Hurricane Sandy ELIZABETH - More than a year after Hurricane Sandy devastated his Linden neighborhood, Jack Horta said he's still trying to find the money to finish repairs on his house, which was demolished by a fallen tree.
"A tale of Two Histories" will be celebrated during the 11th Annual Tour de Elizabeth - the 350th Anniversary of the founding of Elizabethtown, and the 11th Anniversary of the bicycling event known as the Tour de Elizabeth.
The 18th annual Union County St. Patrick's Day Parade on Saturday, March 15, will again feature a special area just for kids at the core of the Union Center business district near the parade's reviewing stand.
ELIZABETH, NJ The Union County Civil War Sesquicentennial Committee invites the public to hear a special lecture by Sandra W. Moss, M.D., Program Chair and Past-President of the Medical History Society of New Jersey, on Wednesday, March 19, at 2:00 p.m. The lecture by Dr. Moss, entitled "Women Healers in the Civil War," will be presented at the ... (more)
ROSELLE/ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Urban League of Union County Young Professionals has named Roselle Mayor Jamel C. Holley as Honoree in Government/Civil Service.
UNION COUNTY, NJ The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders reminds home owners who are seniors age sixty and older, or persons with disabilities, that they may qualify for a federal grant of up to $5,000 under the new Home Repair and Advocacy program.
A Plainfield man has been sentenced to 21 years in state prison for a violent sexual assault that took place in 2011, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Friday.
A Plainfield man was sentenced to 21 years in prison for sexually assaulting a woman and beating her with a wrench ELIZABETH - A Plainfield man was sentenced today to 21 years in prison for sexually assaulting a woman and beating her with a socket wrench, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace Park said.
ELIZABETH - Investigators are still looking for body parts of a Cranford woman who was allegedly killed by her boyfriend, an assistant prosecutor said in court today.
The Union County Educational Services Commission Transition Services Department works closely with students enrolled in our out-of-district special education school-based programs to develop the skills necessary to seek and secure competitive employment after high school.
NEW PROVIDENCE - The abandoned greenhouses near the New Providence Train Station, which are visible from Grove Park, may someday become parkland or other green space, said Councilman Gary Kapner.
Carsie Blanton will perform at The Loft at Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway on Saturday, March 22, at 8 p.m. Tickets are just $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.
Storm surge waters from superstorm Sandy brought nearly 5 feet of water into Theresa Marchese's Emma Place basement, knocking over everything in its path.