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  1. How much plastic is in New Jersey's water? Research group trawls NY/NJ harborsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Jersey Journal

    ELIZABETH - Peter Cangeloso and Frank Steimle wrestled the monster onto the deck of the small research boat, rocking gently on the Arthur Kill in a cold rain. Widemouthed with a head made of metal, the manta trawler was no trophy fish.

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  2. Investigators seeking public's assistance in identifying body found in lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Clarks Hometown News Patriot

    ... a body that was found in the Warinanco Park lake recently. The body was recovered from the lake near the border of Elizabeth and Roselle during the afternoon hours of Sunday, April 5, and as of Thursday, a joint investigation by the Union County ...

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  3. Christie bucks GOP, Dem ideas on immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | NorthJersey.com

    ... about path to citizenship." Sara Cullinane, deputy director of Make the Road NJ, an immigrant-rights group in Elizabeth, said it was "ridiculous" to say that a pathway to citizenship wasn't important. "Sure, people come to work and support their ...

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  4. New advocacy center in Elizabeth to help immigrants become citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Jersey Journal

    ELIZABETH - In a mall food court about 16 miles from the Statue of Liberty, local officials celebrated the grand opening of a new advocacy center they said espouses what that statue represents. "Allowing immigrants the opportunity to become citizens is exactly what the United States stands for, and that's what we're doing here today," said Mohamed Jalloh, chairman of the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the son of immigrants.

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  5. Dr. Robert G. ShaheenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Altoona Mirror

    He was born in Altoona, son of the late Thomas and Elizabeth Shaheen. He married Anita Puleo on June 27, 1964, in Elizabeth, N.J. Surviving are his wife; two daughters: Anya Neal and Marianna Bentz, both of Cranberry Township; three sons: Thomas of Altoona, Robert of Downingtown and Frederick of Pittsburgh; three granddaughters: Margret and Olivia Shaheen of Downingtown and Anita Neal of Cranberry Township; and a sister, Dr. Eleanor Braddock of Columbia, Mo.

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  6. Four face C.D.S. charges after three car stops in Roselle ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Jersey Journal

    ... stop with a 2003 Acura on E. Westfield Avenue at Sheridan Avenue for a moving violation. Edwin Ortiz, 32, of Elizabeth, the driver of the vehicle, was found to be driving while under the influence of an alcoholic beverage and also found to be in ...

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

    Tuesday Apr 21 | 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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  8. Betty Rein, 86: Opened Rein's N.Y. Style Deli-Restaurant in VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Patch.com

    Betty Rein, 86, of South Windsor, beloved wife of the late Robert P. Rein, died peacefully on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at Buckingham Estates in Glastonbury, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Elizabeth, NJ, daughter of the late Gustav and Jennie Gabrielson.

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  9. Find out which N.J. high school ranked among America's most challenging, according to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Jersey Journal

    ELIZABETH - Elizabeth has been ranked the most challenging high school in New Jersey and one of the top 40 most difficult high schools in America, according to new rankings by the Washington Post . Elizabeth is 39th in the annual rankings, which are based on the number of college-level tests given at a school divided by the number of graduates, according to the Washington Post.

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  10. Police Activity ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Roselle Park News

    ... East Westfield Avenue at Sheridan Avenue for a moving violation. The driver of the vehicle, Edwin Ortiz, age 32 of Elizabeth, was allegedly found to be driving while under the influence of an alcoholic beverage and also found to be in possession of ...

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  11. Elizabeth police investigate apparent shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Jersey Journal

    Authorities blocked off a portion of Ripley Place between 2nd and 3rd streets as they spoke to neighbors and searched for evidence. An ambulance left the block around 6:30 p.m.

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

    Monday Apr 20 | 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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  13. 'YU-GI-OH!' Elizabeth, NJ regional tournament analysis: Sunday, April 19, 2015Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | Examiner.com

    The third regional in the east coast 3 regional YU-GI-OH! Trading Card Game tournaments in 30 days in North America from March 2015 to April 2015 was at Renaissance Hotel Newark Airport in Elizabeth, New Jersey on Sunday, April 19, 2015. The regional tournament had 448 players, with 9 rounds of swiss, with invitations to the 2015 North American World Championship Qualifier awarded to the top 48 players.

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  14. Feds to Elizabeth schools: No such thing as a free lunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Jersey Journal

    ELIZABETH - The Elizabeth Board of Education - which has been the focus of an investigation over abuses within its school lunch program - agreed today to settle charges it improperly provided free meals and catering for school board meetings. In a settlement with U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman, the school district agreed to pay back $322,310 in costs and penalties to resolve allegations it used federal and state funds to supply meals and catering services for the school board and other school functions.

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  15. to get the answers...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Radio Ink

    ... the problem was at its worst. He found the reception issues were worst in an area between the cities of Rahway and Elizabeth. On Friday the 10th, he drove up toward Rahway, toggling back and forth between 101.3 and 101.5. Johnson realized that as he ...

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  16. Previewing Monday night's Union County Tournament seeding meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | NJ.com

    ... two losses in the county while Cranford only has one, hence the second seed no longer being a foregone conclusion. Elizabeth will be the No. 4 seed. The annual big school/small school debate : It would not be UCT time without the upper and middle ...

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  17. How a NJ Radio Station Dealt With Interfering PirateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Radio Ink

    ... the problem was at its worst. He found the reception issues were worst in an area between the cities of Rahway and Elizabeth. On Friday the 10th, he drove up toward Rahway, toggling back and forth between 101.3 and 101.5. Johnson realized that as he ...

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  18. 'Liberty Live' a partnership with Kean's Liberty Hall Museum and Premiere StagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Examiner.com

    ... for children and talk-backs with local historians. Past Liberty Live initiatives have focused on Westfield and Elizabeth. Aspiring and established playwrights are invited to submit proposals for new one-act plays to Premiere Stages. Playwrights must ...

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  19. Lack of transportation funding could derail port growth, Sweeney saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Jersey Journal

    With the growth of shipping containers moved out of the Port of New York and New Jersey on rail cars, like these in Elizabeth last year, Senate President Steve Sweeney says the state must invest in the state's antiquated freight rail system. said in an interview Friday, referring to the 3.34 million containers that move in and out of the port last year, about two-thirds of them imports.

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  20. Collected Wisdom: Hubie Brown, NBA broadcaster and former coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | NewsOK.com

    ... much they contributed to me in my life. In high school, I was very fortunate to go to a small Catholic school in Elizabeth, N.J., which is 150,000 people, seven high schools. We were a very powerful sports school and I played football. My senior ...

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