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6 hrs ago | Patch.com
The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders announces that its next mobile paper-shredding program for personal documents will be available on Saturday, September 27, at the Westfield Memorial Pool in Westfield. "Union County's mobile document-shredding service helps residents fight identity theft and eliminate clutter in their homes," said Freeholder Chairman Christopher Hudak, liaison to the Solid Waste Advisory Council.
10 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
New Jersey has some of the purest heroin in the United States, recent Drug Enforcement Administration lab tests revealed. The DEA issued an advisory to the public last week, warning of the on average 58 percent purity level of the drug in the state, an increase of 12 percent from 2011, according to the agency.
Hillside police say a Newark man was arrested after he who crashed a car stolen in a carjacking, and then was founding carrying the wallet taken from a victim in a separate carjacking, HILLSIDE - Authorities say a 19-year-old Newark man, who was arrested early today after crashing a vehicle taken in a carjacking in Irvington, was also involved in a separate carjacking in Elizabeth. At 12:42 a.m., Sgt.
The four children of an Arizona firearms instructor who was killed by a 9-year-old New Jersey girl said in a video statement they are "worried" for her and "wish her peace." The video, published on the website of the attorney representing Charlie Vacca's family, features his four kids - Ashley, Elizabeth, Tyler and Christopher.
ELIZABETH - A collection of photographs by Wolf Kretlow of Roselle titled "Historic Union County" is on display at the Freeholders Gallery in Elizabeth. The exhibit, which honors historic sites and structures throughout the county, will be on display in the gallery located in the Union County Administration Building at Elizabethtown Plaza on Rahway Avenue.
The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders announces that its next mobile paper-shredding program for personal documents will be available on Saturday, Sept. 27, at the Westfield Memorial Pool in Westfield.
In an effort to help support those effected by the events of 9//11 , Jeremy Boyd of North Carolina is making the 240 mile run from the Pentagon to Ground Zero.
Literacy New Jersey is offering free GED Test Prep Classes in Cranford and Elizabeth beginning Monday, Sept. 29. The 15- week course is designed to help individuals prepare to take the high school equivalency exam and earn a GED Certificate.
Maria Fernandes died quietly in her 2001 Kia Sportage parked near a Wawa in Elizabeth, N.J. The 32-year-old from Newark had pulled into a parking lot for a nap. Police say she was overcome by fumes from a gas can she kept in the car in case she ran out of fuel as she commuted among low-wage jobs at three different Dunkin' Donuts franchises.
Nyjirah N. Miles, 25, of Elizabeth was arrested at 11 a.m. on Sept. 2, at the Roselle Police Department on an outstanding Watchung Municipal Court Warrant after being unable to post the $500 full cash bail.
Over the course of four days, Jeremy Boyd of Cary, NC will run 240 miles from the Pentagon to Ground Zero. The purpose of his run is to honor and support people directly impacted by the events of September 11, 2001, by raising funds for two charities that provide support services for survivors.
ELIZABETH - Detectives recovered several .45-caliber shell casings after a report of shots fired at the Knights Inn on Routes 1 and 9 Tuesday, police said. According to a statement, officers confirmed shots were fired at a door to a second-floor room in the hotel.
ELIZABETH - A North Carolina man running 240 miles between the Pentagon and Ground Zero will get a boost from Elizabeth firefighters when his trek takes him through the city on the 13th anniversary of 9/11. Jeremy Boyd of Cary, North Carolina, started The Run to Never Forget on Monday, to benefit charities supporting victims, military members, first responders and families affected by the terrorist attacks on Sept.
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