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  1. 2 slates to challenge Quijano, Holley for Assembly in Democratic primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | 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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  2. Roselle Park police arrest 5 for drug possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Jersey Journal

    Teodoro M. Hernandez, 25, of Roselle Park, was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance following a motor-vehicle stop by Ptl. Angelo Marino at 11:55 p.m. on March 24, police said.

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  3. Traffic Club of Newark to host Intermodal Rail Night on April 16 in UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Jersey Journal

    The Traffic Club of Newark will hold its Intermodal Rail Night on Thursday, April 16, at Galloping Hill Caterers, Chestnut Street and Galloping Hill Road in Union. The evening will begin at 6 p.m. Information and reservations can be made/obtained by contacting the chairperson of this meeting: Jim Kelly Sr. of Target Transportation, Cranford.

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  4. Garage catches fire at Rotary Drive home in SummitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Jersey Journal

    SUMMIT - Firefighters kept a fire in a garage from spreading into an attached residence on Rotary Drive here Monday afternoon. The Summit Fire Department responded to a Rotary Drive residence after a report of smoke coming from a garage was received at 3:42 p.m. on March 23. Firefighters were able to contain the fire to the attached two-car garage, with minor smoke damage in the kitchen and mudroom.

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  5. Amick: Another step forward in the quest for sports betting in New JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | NJ.com

    New Jersey state Sen. Raymond Lesniak talks to reporters outside federal appeals court in Philadelphia March 17. , New Jersey's most fervent - and optimistic - advocate of sports wagering, told me. "I think our chances are better than that."

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  6. Recycle old electronics at E-cycling event in CranfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Jersey Journal

    CRANFORD - The County of Union will sponsor a recycling event for electronic equipment on Saturday, March 28, so Union County residents can get rid of unwanted computers, televisions and other electronic equipment in an environmentally proper manner. The special E-cycling event will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the campus of Union County College located at 1033 Springfield Avenue in Cranford.

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  7. Teen burglar led cops on chase through woods, river, Union police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Jersey Journal

    UNION -- Police were able to chase down a man who was attempting to burglarize a home Thursday after receiving a tip from an alert resident, the department said. Police chased William Mikael Angelides, 19, from Union, from Churchill Drive through the Elizabeth River, across several backyards and finally found him hiding in a rear parking lot of American Dental at 1441 Morris Avenue.

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  8. Retired N.J. cop who went missing found dead in ElizabethRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Jersey Journal

    ELIZABETH - The body of a city resident and retired East Orange police officer reported missing by his family on Jan. 28 was found early Saturday morning in a Gebhardt Avenue backyard, police said. Edward Purcell, 79, had last been seen in January by the superintendent of his Cherry Street apartment building.

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  9. Earth Day Rahway River Clean-Up set for April 25 in Rahway, Clark, Linden, Winfield ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Jersey Journal

    This is the 15th year we will be hosting this event through partnership with Union County Parks. The clean-up will focus on areas upstream and downstream of the dam at Winfield Park.

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  10. Boys and Girls Clubs of Union County host 'Talent and Fashion Showcase,' March 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Jersey Journal

    Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County, Elizabeth Club is hosting a special evening featuring the talents of members from our Elizabeth, Linden and Roselle Clubs. Join them Friday March 27, 6-8 p.m. at School 5 auditorium, 1014 Bower St., Linden.

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  11. Preview: No. 17 Franklin and No. 20 Stawnee set to battle it out for the Group 4 championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | NJ.com

    Franklin #32 Jaeda Wildgoose celebrates her basket which gave her team back the lead in the final minute as Franklin survives a furious fourth quarter comeback to defeat East Orange 64-62 in the girls basketball Group 4 semifinals held at Union High School. 3/12/14 Union, NJ (John Munson After a wild day of action on Saturday, it's back to Pine Belt Arena on Sunday for four intriguing contests.

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  12. N.J. NASCAR owner's own attorney contradicts his latest story, documents showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | The Jersey Journal

    John Cohen, the NASCAR owner from Union, N.J., is telling a new story about the bench warrant issued for his arrest: It's all a big mistake. Cohen told USA Today that the warrant was caused by a clerical error .

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  13. Arrest warrant issued for N.J. NASCAR owner whose race car was reported stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | NJ.com

    John Cohen, the NASCAR owner from Union, N.J., who made national headlines when his race car was stolen last month from a motel parking lot, is now facing a much different issue with law enforcement. A bench warrant was issued for his arrest in Essex County for failing to comply with an order related to a settlement on a civil lawsuit, NJ Advance Media has learned.

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  14. Thieves ditch stolen ATM, lead cops on chase, Cranford police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | The Jersey Journal

    CRANFORD - Police are seeking a group of people they say used a stolen pickup truck to detach an ATM from a bank vestibule, then abandoned it in a parking lot before leading officers on a highway chase this morning. Police pursued the suspect vehicle, a dark Jeep, on Centennial and North avenues onto the Garden State Parkway northbound before calling off the chase near the Union toll plaza because of fog, wet road conditions and other safety concerns.

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  15. Potholes, volume, weather slow traffic in parts of Union CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Jersey Journal

    In Union, pothole repairs on Route 82 eastbound near Burnet Avenue and Spruce Street caused the right lane to be closed. Weather-related delays were reported on the Goethals Bridge in both directions between Elizabeth and Staten Island, with the speed limit set at 35. It was overcast in the region, with rain later changing to snow in the forecast.

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  16. Lawmakers say they'll go to court to block Christie's Exxon settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Jersey Journal

    Two ranking Democratic lawmakers say they'll go to court to stop a controversial settlement between Gov. Chris Christie's administration and Exxon Mobil over pollution at two sites in Union and Hudson counties. The administration has not commented on a reports that New Jersey is planning to settle the $8.9 billion suit for just $250 million.

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  17. Found! Race car stolen from N.J. NASCAR team is recoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | NJ.com

    Team Xtreme owner John Cohen, who is from Union, N.J., and Georgia police had spent the past 24 hours searching frantically for the No. 44 Chevrolet -- worth $250,000 -- that was boosted from a hotel parking lot in Morrow, Ga., early Friday morning.

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  18. Heroin, prescription drug arrests made in CranfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    On Feb. 18, at 1:08 a.m., Two Springfield men and a woman from Union were arrested at Holly and Alden streets, police said. Arrested: Richard Kolovyansky, 26; Joseph Palitto, 26; and Regina Bauer, 26, were charged with possession of heroin and paraphernalia.

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  19. Union County St. Patrick's Day Parade steps off March 14 in UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Union County St. Patrick's Day Parade stepped off on Morris Avenue the tradition continues on Saturday, March 14 at 1 p.m., sharp with thousands of marchers and spectators gathering to celebrate the patron saint of Ireland. This year's Grand Marshal, Union County College President Margaret M. McMenamin of Springfield, will lead the march of bagpipe and high school bands, local police and fire department units, veterans groups and many more organizations through the center of Union.

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  20. Union Catholic Performing Arts Company to present 'Hairspray'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | The Jersey Journal

    Union Catholic Performing Arts Company presents its spring musical "Hairspray," a family-friendly musical piled high with laughter, romance, and tuneful songs. "Hairspray" will be performed, March 20, 21, 27, 28 at 7 p.m. and March 22, at 3 p.m. Union Catholic Performing Arts Company presents its spring musical "Hairspray," a family-friendly musical piled high with laughter, romance, and tuneful songs.

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