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TAP into Plainfield Franchise is Now Available for Sale
September 14, 2014
The TAP into Plainfield franchise, your objective, online local newspaper, is now available for sale. The site already receives ...
Jade Isle Posts "Closed" Sign
September 12, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Jade Isle Restaurant (15 Terrill Road), a fixture in Scotch Plains since the Nixon Administration, quietly posted...
Homefirst Employee Draws on Personal Experience to Help Empower Families Dealing with Homelessness and Asks Others to Pay it Forward
September 10, 2014
PLAINFIELD, NJ - Jennie Crespo, director of housing and social service, at Homefirst, Inc. in Plainfield, New Jersey, knows firsthand ...
Plainfield House Fire Draws Response from Three Towns, Union County EMS
September 9, 2014
PLAINFIELD, NJ – Smoke poured from the windows of a home on Sandford Avenue just north of Front Street in Plainfield Tuesday aft...
Aid in Dying Bill Discussed at Plainfield Quakers Club
September 8, 2014
PLAINFIELD, NJ - The New Jersey Aid in Dying for the Terminally Ill Act was the featured discussion topic at yesterday's meeting o...
How to Talk to Your Child About the Murder-Suicide in Scotch Plains
September 8, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS-FANWOOD, NJ -- It's never easy to speak to children about death, but the topic can be especially difficult to handle...
New Jersey's Gentle Giant and his Journey for 9/11
September 8, 2014
RINGWOOD, NJ – As the Sept. 11 anniversary approaches, New York Giants legend George Martin has authored a memoir documenting hi...
PLAINFIELD, NJ - A Plainfield resident has been arrested and charged with murder and related weapons offenses in connection with a fat...
Prosecutor: North Plainfield Police Arrest Man with Assault Rifle, Recover Shotgun from Second Man
August 29, 2014
NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Early Wednesday morning, North Plainfield police officer Jesus Medina noticed two men walking down the mi...
NJ Drivers Can Expect Lower Gas Prices, Despite Predictions of Busy Labor Day Travel Weekend
August 28, 2014
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- AAA Travel projects just over 1 million New Jerseyans will journey 50 miles or more from home during Labor Day we...
Cranford, NJ, Aug. 25, 2014—College students at Union County College and Kean University will receive a big boost, thanks to a j...
Early Morning Fire Guts Meat City
August 26, 2014
PISCATAWAY, NJ – An early-morning fire raced through the Meat City building located on West 7th Street. The Meat City ...
Register Now for UCC Fall 2014 Continuing Education Classes
August 25, 2014
CRANFORD, NJ – The Office of Continuing Education at Union County College has posted the fall 2014 brochure online and registrat...
Saturday's Deadly West End Shooting Still Under Investigation
August 22, 2014
PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Union County Homicide Task Force is continuing to investigate the Saturday, Aug. 16 shooting near the area of Wes...
PLAINFIELD, NJ - A Plainfield man has been charged with attempted murder and numerous related offenses after being found to be respons...
PLAINFIELD, N.J. – The United States Postal Service Northern New Jersey District officials will be hosting a special postal job ...
Plainfield Man Pleads Guilty to Drug and Weapons Offenses
August 19, 2014
ELIZABETH, N.J. – A Plainfield man that pled guilty to drug and weapons charges on Monday is expected to be sentenced to 11 year...
Plainfield to Welcome Ray, Goodman & Brown on Thursday
August 5, 2014
PLAINFIELD, NJ - Classic soul trio Ray, Goodman & Brown will be appearing this Thursday, Aug. 7, at Plainwood Square Park on South...
Creative Kids Academy Where Futures Begin
August 5, 2014
SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Ever since Dan and Carrie Rinaldi took over as owners of Creative Kids Academy, a local “Mom and Pop&rdqu...
Police Confirm Fatal Pedestrian Accident in North Plainfield Closes Route 22 Near West End Avenue
August 4, 2014
NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Traffic was diverted off both directions of Route 22 at West End Avenue as the result of what appears to ...
NEWARK, NJ – “Give us four Wednesdays and we'll give you the basics of a business plan.” So says the Women...
Union County Sheriff Ralph Froehlich Is Laid To Rest
July 28, 2014
ELIZABETH, NJ - While flags in Union County were flying at half-staff, the people of Union County said goodbye on Sunday at the Union ...
Arrest Made in Hugo's Lounge Shooting Case
July 25, 2014
PLAINFIELD, NJ - A Plainfield man has been arrested and charged with shooting a city resident outside of a downtown nightclub last mon...
Union County Sheriff Ralph Froehlich Passes Away at 83
July 21, 2014
NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Union County Sheriff Ralph Froehlich died Sunday night at the age of 83 after a prolonged illness. Froehlich was ...
“Christmas in July” Bike Give-Away
July 18, 2014
PLAINFIELD, NJ - Members of the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders will be on hand to assist the Salvation Army of Plainfield wi...