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"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.
Beatriz Manetta, founder of Argent Associates will deliver the 2014 Female Entrepreneur Lecture at Fairleigh Dickinson University on Friday, March 28. Argent Associates, a certified minority- and female-owned company started by Manetta in 1998, is a supply-chain management and IT service provider focused on government, enterprise, and ... (more)
Taylor Calixto of Elizabeth, New Jersey, is a member of the Hofstra Cheer Team that took second place in the small co-ed Division 1 category at the Universal Cheer Association's 2014 National Championships in Orlando, Florida.
The Rev. Dr. Robert Higgs, a historian and pastor of First Presbyterian Church of Elizabeth, will kick off the 2014 Anne and Lee Hale Speaker Series on Wednesday, March 19, with a talk on "Elizabethtown: the 350th Celebration of the Founding of New Jersey."
From the Union County Clerk's Office 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 ... (more)
ELIZABETH - On Feb. 24, Karla Villagra-Garzon told her husband she was going to the Walgreens on Newark Avenue in city to get medicine for their 2-year daughter.
As WCBS 880's Levon Putney reported, Officer Jorge Hidalgo first saw the billowing smoke around 1:30 p.m. "He sees the smoke, he follows the smoke, he calls it in," said fellow Officer Derrick Cheatham, who was nearby when the call came in and rushed to help Hidalgo.
Four workers at the Plaza Heathcare and Rehabilitation Center nursing home in Elizabeth were hurt Tuesday when a car crashed through a rear wall of the building, police said.
Pictured Union County Freeholders Bette Jane Kowalski and Vernell Wright joined Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi to see the new special exhibit on Civil War nursing and medicine at the Union County Courthouse in Elizabeth.
Police are looking for a commercial vehicle stolen at gunpoint early Tuesday when the vehicle was stopped at a traffic light.
ELIZABETH - Police are asking for the public's help in finding a city woman who has been missing since late last month.
The tale of Morris Catholic High School cheerleader and lacrosse player Rachel Canning suing her parents for financial support and access to her college fund has gone viral, attracting millions of readers around the country and reporters from London and Japan.
A fundraising breakfast was held March 2 at Applebee's Restaurant at 'The Outlets at Jersey Gardens' for the Elizabethtown 350th Anniversary.
15 years, in fact, according to Raritan Valley Rail Coalition Chair Peter J. Palmer.