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Roselle Remembers Battalion Fire Chief John Lynn Sr.

May 23, 2014 at 10:19 PM

ROSELLE, NJ - Roselle mourns the passing of Battalion Fire Chief John M. Lynn Sr.

Cheif Lynn was a longtime firefighter and a member of Roselle FMBA Local 255. He was laid to rest on Friday, May 23, 2014.

“My deepest sympathies to the many family and friends of Battalion Fire Chief John Lynn Sr.,” said Roselle Mayor Jamel C. Holley. “May God bless him. I ask everyone to keep our Roselle community in prayer.”

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Pictures With Santa - Dr. Charles C. Polk School Hosts its Own Winter Wonderland

December 6, 2016

ROSELLE, NJ - Dr. Charles C. Polk School is hosting their own Winter Wonderland on Thurs., Dec. 8, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Don't go the the mall! Go to Polk School, take the family and take pictures with Santa and their Winter Wonderland at a cost of $3. 

Hot chocolate and cookies will be served. The School is located at 1100 Warren St. in Roselle. 

 

 

Roselle Tax Sale on Friday

ROSELLE, NJ -

ROSELLE, NJ – The Borough of Roselle will hold the annual sale of unpaid real estate taxes, Friday, Dec. 9, at 10 a.m. in the Council Chambers. This is not a property or foreclosure sale.

A tax sale, which is required by the State of New Jersey N.J. S.A 54: 5-1, ET SEQ., is not a property sale. Conducted by the tax collector, the tax sales generate income for the town.

Roselle Kicks off Annual Toy Drive & Karaoke Night

ROSELLE, NJ - The  annual Toy Drive & Karaoke Night event hosted by comedian/actor Ed Lover will be held on Fri. Dec. 9 at Central Park Restaurant, located at 2401 Wood Ave. in Roselle.

Join Assemblyman Jamel Holley, the Roselle Council members and many others as they collects toys for underprivileged youth in the Roselle community.

The event is free when you bring an unwrapped ...

(Update) Santa to Arrive in Roselle for Annual Tree Lighting Event

ROSELLE, NJ - (Update - The date of this event has been changed to Dec. 5. ) Santa will once again arrive in Roselle to usher in the Holiday season on Dec. 5, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Borough Hall, 210 Chestnut Street. Join Mayor Christine Dansereau and the Roselle Borough Council as they present the Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony. 

*Note the date has been changed to Dec.

Princess Foundation Asking for Community Help to Help Others in Need

ROSELLE, NJ - Roselle’s own Princess Foundation, a group that works to empower and support young women in urban communities, is asking for help this winter with a special project. 

Here is the project as described by them:

As the winter months begin to settle in, we are reminded that many people are not prepared with the basic essentials to tackle the bitter cold. As a part of ...

Muhammad Wilkerson to be Helping Families and Signing Autographs for Fans in Linden Area

LINDEN, NJ - Professional football player, Muhammad Wilkerson, a member of New York’s Jets and a Linden native, will be at the Chevy's in Linden for a meet and greet with fans on Tues., Nov. 29,  from 7 p.m. to  8 p.m.      

Wilkerson will greet guests, sign autographs and pose for photos with fans, and will also be available for onsite ...

Clark Car Burglary Suspects Identified, Police Seek Information

December 7, 2016

CLARK, NJ – Eight burglaries to unlocked cars on the east side of Clark occurred over Sunday night, Clark Police reported on Monday. The incidents occurred on St. Laurent Drive and Colonial Drive in the Ross Street area.

“The investigation has progressed fairly quickly today,” Clark Chief of Police Pedro Matos said. “We already have pictures of the two individuals we ...

Prevent Homelessness – Build Affordable Housing in Every Community

December 7, 2016

Dear Editor:

The first time I heard the story being told by a homeless mother who was staying in our church as part of Family Promise’s program, I knew I had to become an advocate. Becoming homeless could happen to any one of us! 

The loss of a job; illness of the major breadwinner, or an increase in rent due to gentrification can catch families in a downward ...

Mother Seton Hosts Admission Workshop for International Students

December 7, 2016

On November 21 2016, Mother Seton Regional High School in Clark hosted an admission workshop for all international students. The presentation was done by Tina Tang, international admission counselor for the College of International Programs at Centenary University and by Patricia Mahaffey, coordinator of student abroad programs, also of Centenary.

Mrs. Corinne Wnek, Director of Guidance at ...

Mayor Dansereau: Conversations with the Community

ROSELLE, NJ - Mayor Christine Dansereau gives an update on the monthly “Conversations with the Community” meetings and other town updates. Conversations with the Community is a citizen driven dialog of viewpoints and fresh ideas, along with getting answers to questions about the town. 

 

Beckerman’s Theory of Everything

Any armchair theoretical physicist knows that Stephen Hawking has pursued a lifelong quest to come up with a Theory of Everything. This all-encompassing theory would tie together general relativity (large scale and high mass galaxies, stars, etc), quantum theory (quantum mechanics, quarks, atoms, subatomic particles), and Newtonian physics (gravity on small bodies, gas laws, electromagnetism) to ...

‘A Child’s Christmas in Wales' Captures Old-Fashioned Nostalgia at Shakespeare Theatre

MADISON, NJ – It’s clear the Welsh love to sing as the evening moves on with relatives gathering for Christmas dinner at the Thomas home in Wales.

The play opens with three children and then a chorus singing “In the bleak midwinter, frosty wind made moan,” a melancholy tune that conjures visions of Swansea, a village in Wales,  with “fallen snow on ...