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  1. 13,466 N.J. drivers have gotten a ticket for this since 2010. @CommutingLarry sheds lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | NJ.com

    Vehicles on the southbound Garden State Parkway during a snowstorm in 2013 in Union. Most of these drivers appear to be obeying the states Wipers on/ Lights on law.

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  2. What's with all the construction between Parkway toll plazas? We ask @CommutingLarryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Jersey Journal

    If Jersey drivers hate paying tolls, they probably hate construction around the toll plazas a little bit more. Let's find out what's happening with work between two Garden State Parkway plazas, when we pause to drop a few quarters in the mailbag.

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  3. Walking in My Boots Marathon set for May 30 at Warinanco ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Jersey Journal

    A pair of nonprofit organizations, Moving New Jersey Forward and VET4U, are teaming up to present the First Annual Walking in My Boots Walkathon to benefit Veterans with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder . The event takes place on Saturday, May 30th at Warinanco Park in Roselle.

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  4. 15 Union County officers, firefighters recognized for acts of braveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | The Jersey Journal

    MOUNTAINSIDE - Police officers from Cranford, Elizabeth and Union, along with Elizabeth firefighters, were honored Friday for brave acts in dangerous situations during the 200 Club of Union County's annual Valor Awards luncheon. "Split seconds and split decisions separate acts of valor from tragedies and mourning," said the 200 Club's Brian Gallagher.

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  5. Car fire on Parkway slows traffic in Essex, UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | The Jersey Journal

    A file photo of traffic on the Garden State Parkway in Bloomfield. A vehicle fire in Irvington has blocked traffic on the Parkway in Union and Essex this morning.

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  6. Glimpse of History: A great place to relax in UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | The Jersey Journal

    Corrigan's Villiage Inn Tavern on Stuyvesant Ave at the corner of Vauxhall Rd Current site of a Quick Check union.jpg UNION - This 1970s photo offers a street view of Corrigan's Village Inn Tavern on Stuyvesant Avenue at the corner of Vauxhall Road in Union. According to information available from the Union Township Historical Society, the business dated back to the 1950s and was known for its relaxed atmosphere.

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  7. Union County Employees Art Exhibit awards ceremony is May 5 in UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Jersey Journal

    The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders will recognize local artists and present awards at a reception on Tuesday, May 5, at the 14th Annual Exhibit and Contest for County of Union Employees and Their Families. The free reception and awards ceremony will begin at 5:30 p.m,.

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  8. Rally against free trade agreement set at Journal Square tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | NJ.com

    Protesters from a number of organizations will rally at the fountain at Journal Square at noon tomorrow to urge the state's Congressional representatives to vote against "Fast Track'' legislation that was introduced in the Senate last week. Participating in the rally will be the Hudson County Central Labor Council, Food & Water Watch, Amalgamated Transit Union, NJ Industrial Union Council, Anakbayan, Communications Workers of America, and other organizations.

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  9. Union County Parks selected for 2015 National Junior Disability Championships this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Union County's popular Walter E. Ulrich Memorial Pool in Rahway River Park is one of the sites selected for the 2015 National Junior Disability Championships. . Union County's popular Walter E. Ulrich Memorial Pool in Rahway River Park is one of the sites selected for the 2015 National Junior Disability Championships.

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  10. Immigrant Advocacy, Naturalization Center opens in Union CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Union County Freeholder Chairman Mohamed S. Jalloh, Vice Chairman Bruce H. Bergen and Freeholders Bette Jane Kowalski, Sergio Granados and Vernell Wright joined Elizabeth Mayor J. Christian Bollwage, NJ Senator Raymond J. Lesniak, Assemblywoman Annette Quijano, Assemblyman Jamel Holley, Union County College President Margaret M. McMenamin and other officials in cutting the ribbon opening the Union County Workforce Innovation Business Center and the We are One New Jersey Union County Center at the Jersey Gardens Mall in Elizabeth.

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  11. Union County gets mediocre ranking in child well-being reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    File photo of children playing around a puddle at he Oakwood Plaza Apartment complex in Elizabeth after they just received new school backpacks in 2011. Union County this year ranked 12th in New Jersey in caring and providing for children.

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  12. Newark man gets 13 years for "Black Friday" robbery of TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    A Newark man was sentenced to 13 years in prison Monday for the "Black Friday" robbery of a Target Store in Union, N.J. Shown here is a Target in Watertown, Mass. TRENTON - A Newark man was sentenced to 13 years in prison Monday for his role in the "Black Friday" robbery of a Target Store in Union in 2012, federal prosecutors say.

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  13. Rahway River Clean-Up slated for April 25 in Winfield Park, Linden, Clark, RahwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    All volunteers are invited and welcome to celebrate Earth Day with Boy Scout Troop 330. Cub Scout Pack 30 and the Rahway River Watershed Association in a clean-up of the Rahway River on Saturday, April 25 .

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  14. Essex County men sentenced in 'Black Friday' robbery of TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    New Jersey U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman, shown here at a press conference last year, announced the sentencings for two Essex County men for a 2012 robbery of a Target Store in Union, N.J. TRENTON - Two Essex County men were each sentenced to nearly 11 years in prison Wednesday for the closing-time robbery of a Target Store in Union on "Black Friday" in 2012, federal prosecutors say. Lavell Jones, 29, of East Orange, and Darrell Carter, 25, of Irvington, each pleaded guilty last year to their roles in the Nov. 23, 2012 holdup.

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  15. Workshop on how to write poetry inspired by artwork, April 23 at Les Malamut Gallery in UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Celebrate National Poetry Month with an evening of Poetry and Art at the Les Malamut Art Gallery on Thursday, April 23, from 7-8:30 p.m. The Les Malamut Art Gallery is located at 1980 Morris Ave. in Union. This event is free to the public.

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  16. Judge stops Union County ballot drawing in dispute over freeholder candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Assemblyman and Union County Democratic Chairman Jerry Green, left, and Plainfield Mayor Adrian Mapp are battling for control of the city's Democratic Committee. UNION COUNTY - A Superior Court judge in Elizabeth late Friday delayed the drawing of the lines on the ballot for Union County's primary election because of a political dispute surrounding two Democrats planning to run for freeholder.

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  17. Union County's Art Exhibit seeks artists 60 and olderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Artist residents of Union County who are 60 years of age or olde,r are invited to participate and exhibit an original work of art which has been completed within the last three years. Entrants may be either amateur/non-professional or professional in status.

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  18. Traffic Club of Newark (NJ) will hold its Intermodal Rail Night on Thursday, April 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    The Traffic Club of Newark will hold its Intermodal Rail Night on Thursday, April 16, at Galloping Hill Caterers, Chestnut St and Galloping Hill Road , Union, at 6 p.m. Guest speaker will be Jim Kelly Sr., President of Target Transportation of Cranford. Kelly will address members and guests on "Rail Intermodal 101."

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  19. Joe Martin sees much during 50+ years serving Union TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Union Township Mayor Frank Mazza presents proclamation to Lynn McCoobery, a daughter of Joe Martin. He was unable to attend the meeting but that's his picture on the wall at left.

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  20. 2 slates to challenge Quijano, Holley for Assembly in Democratic primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    UNION COUNTY - Two slates of Democratic candidates have emerged to challenge the party-backed Assembly incumbents in a June 2 primary. A total of eight contenders - six Democrats and two Republicans - filed papers by Monday's deadline to seek the seats representing Elizabeth, Hillside, Roselle and Union.

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