Press Releases

November 14, 2018

The New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners (NJAWBO) Annual Statewide Holiday Dinner and Expo will take place on November 29 at The Bethwood, 38 Lackawanna Ave, Totowa, New Jersey 07512, from 5:30 to 8:00pm.This festive holiday networking event provides an opportunity for women business ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Help is needed! Learn how you can help save a life. Be the Match Bone Marrow Registry Drive - sponsored by BetheMatch.org will be held at 11 a.m. this Wednesday, November 14, at the Trinitas Regional Medical Center Café, located at 255 Williamson St., Elizabeth. Brian Dillagard, ...

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Enjoy a night of shopping at the Clark Library!  Over 40 vendors/crafters - holiday items and decor, jewelry, clothing (adult and baby), make-up and hair products, accessories, food, handcrafted jewelry and holiday items, books, and much more.  Plus, a special Coach pocketbook raffle, other ...

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METUCHEN, NJ - The public is welcome to attend the Annual Advent Mass and Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony  at Saint Joseph High School on Saturday, December 8, 2018. The afternoon's events include: 4:45 p.m. Bell Concert presented by Saint Matthew the Apostle Bell Choir held in the Vincent ...

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For many individuals around the world, accessing high-quality medical expertise and state-of-the-art facilities means having to travel from their home country. For these “medical tourists,” the challenge of finding the right care quickly—before a visa or permit expires—can be ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains will host the annual Community Interfaith Thanksgiving Service on Monday, Nov. 19, at 7:30 p.m.  The service is sponsored by the Scotch Plains-Fanwood Ministerial Association, which is comprised of local faith leaders, town mayors, ...

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Union County residents and visitors are invited to explore the concept of untold histories and participate in a discussion hosted by Dr. Mary Rizzo of Rutgers University on Tuesday, November 13 at 7:00 p.m. at Union County’s Trailside Nature and Science Center, located at 452 New Providence Road in ...

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The Clark Public School District will hold a Parent University Community Education Session, “Art Night with Mr. Terhune,” on Thursday, December 6th at 6:30 p.m. in the ALJ Cafeteria.  This FREE event is open to all parents and students in the district.  Led by Arthur L. Johnson High School art ...

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The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, and Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) is looking for volunteer weather observers in Clark and surrounding areas. CoCoRaHS is a nationwide volunteer precipitation-observing network with over 15,000 active observers in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Canada, the Bahamas, and ...

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Two county-based Child Advocacy Centers open the doors to their new facilities, boosting progress towards the goal of access to a Child Advocacy Center for all child abuse victims in each of the 21 NJ counties. Iselin, NJ, Nov 2, 2018   Two counties – Gloucester and Camden – have opened the ...

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Is something bothering you?  Do you feel back or joint paint that just won’t go away? Come to Cornerstone PT and Wellness Center for a free 30-minute screening  courtesy of our world-class therapists.  Call us at 732-499-4540 to scheudule your free session now.  We are celebrating our ...

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The First Presbyterian Church of Cranford (11 Springfield Ave, Cranford) is looking for excited volunteers to assist with their fifth year hosting Operation Warm Heart. Operation Warm Heart is an emergency sheltering program administered by the Elizabeth Coalition to House the Homeless. The ...

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It has come to our attention that The Committee to Elect Ileen Cuccaro for Mayor of Garwood has made dishonest claims about Westfield 20/20 in political flyers, and the Garwood Republican Committee has made similar claims on its Facebook page. In the spirit of values put forth by the Committee ...

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A favorite Union County tradition returns this year with the annual Holiday Sound and Light Show hosted by The Model Railroad Club. The centerpiece of this festive extravaganza is the club’s sprawling, meticulously detailed HO scale layout at the A. Paul Mallery Model Railroad Center, located in ...

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CRANFORD – At the September 25, 2018 Joint Meeting of the Union County College Boards of Trustees and Governors, two new members were sworn in. Miguel A. Merino, of Elizabeth, will serve as a new Trustee. Edward J. Chrystal, Jr., of Scotch Plains, will serve as a new Governor. Union County College ...

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Union County residents who wish to use a Vote-by-Mail ballot in time for the November 6 General Election may apply for one in person at the County Clerk’s offices in Elizabeth and Westfield on Friday, November 3, Saturday, November 4, and Monday, November 5. Voters may also use the County Clerk’s ...

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 Mental Health First Aid Training being offered in Westfield November 7th and 14th Westfield, NJ – November 1, 2018 – Caring Contact, a crisis hotline that serves Northern and Central New Jersey, will be offering Mental Health First Aid Training in Westfield on November 7th and 14th. Just as CPR ...

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Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi reminds Union County residents that the County Clerks’ Elections Office in Elizabeth and Westfield will be open for special hours on Saturday, November 3 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., for anyone wishing to obtain an application for a Vote-By-Mail ballot in person.

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Come check out Cycle Studio in Clark during their Open House on Sunday November 4 from 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  We will be hosting FREE 30 minute CLASSES throughout the day.  Sign up for free Cycling, Barre, Pilates, Bootcamp and TRX classes! Get all these great workouts in one place.  We don't ...

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Holy Trinity School Mountainside campus will hold an open house on Sunday, November 4th from 10:00am - 12:00pm. All are welcome to come see first-hand what makes Holy Trinity early childhood education truly unique. The Mountainside Campus houses Pre-K 2 to Full-Day Kindergarten programs. The ...

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The Gateway Family YMCA honored Ayonna Chambers, a dedicated YMCA Volunteer, as 2018 Youth Volunteer of the Year, at the 2018 New Jersey YMCA State Alliance 18th Annual Recognition Celebration on October 15th at the Hyatt Regency in New Brunswick, NJ.    “Volunteers are at the heart of the YMCA, ...

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The Gateway Family YMCA joins YMCA throughout New Jersey in celebrating the annual Healthy U Fall kickoff in its youth programs on October 25th.  The Healthy U program is the result of a collaboration between The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey and the New Jersey YMCA State Alliance. The ...

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The Union County Rape Crisis Center seeks volunteer advocates to join its crisis response team after completing a training course in November and December. Training will be held during daytime business hours. The Rape Crisis Center is a volunteer program run by the Union County Department of ...

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CRANFORD – The Union County College Women’s Soccer Team will compete in the 2018 National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Women’s Soccer National Championship Tournament from November 8-11, in Rockford, IL. This past weekend, the Lady Owls were named the Region XIX Champions when they ...

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CLARK, NJ - Crusader pride filled the air during Arthur L. Johnson High School’s Eighth Grade Open House on October 16.  The evening began with “It’s all About AP,” an information session about the 24 advanced placement classes ALJ offers. During the panel, students shared their experiences on ...

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Estimates are that there are more than 6,500 homeless Veterans in New Jersey. For several years, the Fanwood-Scotch Plains Rotary Club has been raising money to buy and fill backpacks with necessities for homeless Veterans in NJ through Operation Chillout. Each fall members of the FSP Rotary ...

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CLARK, NJ- Are you a real estate agent looking to make a switch to a motivating and successful organization?   Hear first hand why agents at Samsel and Associates Real Estate Services joined our team over other realtors. At Samsel and Associates, we're #notyouraveragerealtor. We offer our ...

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CRANFORD, NJ - Emma's Brick Oven is serving up some seasonal specials and fresh twists on Italian this weekend.  Grab some dining mates, a bottle of wine and head over for a flavorful evening.

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As the November 6 General Election draws near, Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi reminds residents that official, certified election results always include Vote-by-Mail ballots and provisional ballots in the final count. “Some voters have been led to believe that Vote-by-Mail ballots are not ...

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Looking for a great deal on clothes, accessories, toys, books, crafting supplies or holiday decorations? Then plan to check out Boxwood Junction’s Yard Sale on Saturday, November 3, from 9 am to 3 pm at Liquid Church’s Mountainside Campus, located off Rt.22 on 1180 Spruce Rd.                ...

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