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This Saturday, December 21, the Boys and Girls Club of Plainfield is holding a special holiday sale of new and refurbished bikes.
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Pictured Susan Gomez of the Retail Skills Center; Dave Strochak, executive director of the Elizabeth Avenue Partnership; Isaias Rivera, director of the Retail Skills Center; Mary Ann Coscarelli, assistant director, Elizabeth Avenue Partnership; David Bernal, owner of As Seen on TV; Linda Saverd, Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce; Elizabeth ... (more)
An off-duty Alpine police officer was charged with driving while intoxicated after being involved in a motor vehicle accident that injured a 19-year-old man in Linden, authorities said Friday.
December 20, 2013, Summit, New Providence and Berkeley Heights, New Jersey ~ The United Way of Greater Union County has launched its 2013-14 Fund Drive.
A Newark man has been arrested and charged with shooting an off-duty police officer during a suspected attempted robbery outside an Elizabeth nightclub earlier this month, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Friday.
Union County Freeholders Sergio Granados and Vernell Wright joined the Union County 4-H STEM Club last Friday for a special celebration in honor of the club's five-year anniversary.
On Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 7:00 p.m., the Westfield Memorial Library will host Westfield author Diana Worden Karmin, who will be speaking about her book Escape from Food Coma .
A Middlesex County man has been indicted on charges he sexually assaulted a 14-year-old Union County resident and also both possessed and produced child pornography involving a second, younger victim, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Thursday.
The young ladies of Daisy Troop Fanwood-Scotch Plains 40163 recently brought homemade holiday cookies to The Arc of Union County's New Providence group home.
An Elizabeth man has been convicted of charges he knocked over a police officer with his car and fled the scene following a routine traffic stop in 2011, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Thursday.
Police arrested a 32-year-old city man on Tuesday afternoon and seized marijuana, packaging material and cash from his Leesville Avenue apartment following a two-month investigation, authorities announced today.
Take a look at some of the best in photographs sent to the Suburban News during the week of Dec. 9-13, 2013.
Union County will continue to promote outreach and cancer education through the New Jersey Cancer Education and Early Detection program, which provides free, comprehensive screening services for breast, cervical, prostate and colorectal cancer.
Union County Freeholders Sergio Granados, Bruce Bergen, and Mohamed S. Jalloh learn about Union County's new Computer-aided Dispatch System which streamlines dispatch processes for faster emergency response times.
Two Union County banks were robbed earlier today: The Bank of America branch in Rahway just after 11:30 a.m. and the Investors Bank in Springfield an hour later.
UNION COUNTY - Married couples make-up the largest group of households in the county, but are still less than half of all living arrangements, according to a survey released Tuesday.