Union Catholic Girls XC Team Rolls, Wischusen Opens Season With Win at Bowdoin Classic

WAPPINGERS FALLS, NY -- The Union Catholic girls, ranked No. 2 in the state, blitzed the competition with a remarkable performance and Jimmy Wischusen opened his season with an impressive victory at Saturday's Bowdoin Park Classic in Wappingers Falls, N.Y.     

Junior Peyton Hollis led the charge for the UC girls in the Division 2 race with a winning time of ...

Union Catholic's Hunsinger and Crotty Attended Space Academy This Summer

Union Catholic juniors Josh Hunsinger and Jasmin Crotty attended the prestigious Advanced Space Academy at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama, this summer through a program with the SFIC (Scholarship Fund for Inner-City Children), a partner of the Archdiocese of Newark. They  enjoyed one week of high-level educational and team-building activities, which included ...

UCPD to Host 'Back the Blue Car Show 'at Stamler Police Academy

September 27, 2022

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ - The Union County Police Department will host a "Back the Blue" car show at the John H. Stamler Police Department in Scotch Plains on Saturday, October 8 (rain date: October 15).

The show will raise funds for the Union County Fallen Officers Memorial. All makes and models of cars are welcome. Entry fee will be $20 for the regular day of the show, which ...

Union County Man Convicted of Sexually Assaulting a Girl Repeatedly

UNION COUNTY, NJ -- A Scotch Plains man has been convicted of repeatedly sexually assaulting a young girl over the course of two years, according to an announcement from Union County Prosecutor William Daniel.

Following a jury trial before Union County Superior Court Judge Thomas Isenhour, Jeff Banatte,37, was convicted Tuesday on charges of first degree aggravated sexual ...

Union County Approves New Agreement With Social Services Workers

UNION COUNTY, NJ – County commissioners authorized a four-year agreement on Sept. 15 with Communication Workers of America Local 1080, the union representing more than 350 members working in the county’s Division of Social Services as social workers, clerks, paralegals and in other positions.

“Negotiations are about building trust and open communications, and ...

Saint Joseph Fathers Club Announces Italian Night

METUCHEN, NJ - The Saint Joseph Fathers Club is proud to announce a new community event - Italian Night - coming to the Catanzaro Dining Hall on Friday, October 21. A wide variety of Italian dishes will be cooked and served by the fathers of Falcons past and present. Doors open at 5pm and close at 8pm. 

 

Italian Night is a new entry in a longstanding tradition of bringing people ...

Union Catholic Girls XC Team Rolls, Wischusen Opens Season With Win At Bowdoin Classic

September 26, 2022

WAPPINGERS FALLS, NY -- The Union Catholic girls, ranked No. 2 in the state, blitzed the competition with a remarkable performance and Jimmy Wischusen opened his season with an impressive victory at Saturday's Bowdoin Park Classic in Wappingers Falls, N.Y.     

Junior Peyton Hollis led the charge for the UC girls in the Division 2 race with a winning time of ...

Shred and Recycle Your Personal Documents in October, Free of Charge

Union County residents can bring their personal documents and sensitive papers to two free, secure shredding events in October, sponsored by the Union County Board of County Commissioners.

After October, Union County’s paper shredding program will be on winter hiatus. The series of events will resume again next spring.

“We encourage all Union County residents to use our free ...

Murphy: NJ is Repairing and Preparing One Year After Tropical Storm Ida

September 4, 2022

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - Gov. Phil Murphy and other federal, state and local officials visited Hillsborough last week on the first anniversary of Tropical Storm Ida to assess progress made since the devastating storm crippled New Jersey, killing 30 people and causing an estimated $95 billion in damages to homes, businesses, schools, and infrastructure.

Murphy arrived at the South County ...