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Encounter Live Birds of Prey at Trailside

 A special free program for families, Live Birds of Prey will be held at Trailside Nature and Science Center on Saturday, Sept. 16 from 1:30 to 2:45 p.m.

“This is a wonderful opportunity for visitors to view a live bald eagle, peregrine falcon and osprey in a way you may never have the chance to in your everyday life,” said Freeholder Chairman Bruce H. Bergen. 

This free program provides families with the chance to see live birds of prey from the Delaware Valley Raptor Center up close and personal.   New Jersey’s magnificent raptors have made an inspiring recovery over the past few decades, thanks largely to the work of devoted biologists, educators and faithful volunteers from Conserve Wildlife Foundation of New Jersey. Learn about these incredible species and their amazing adaptations.  This program is made possible by a grant from Phillips 66.

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For more information about these programs or other activities at Trailside, please call 908-789-3670 or visit www.ucnj.org/trailside.    Trailside Nature and Science Center is located at 452 New Providence Road in Mountainside and is a facility of the Union County Department of Parks and Recreation.

 For quick links to all Union County environmental programs and activities visit The Green Connection, ucnj.org/green-connection.

For all Union County programs and services visit ucnj.org, call the Public Info Line, 877-424-1234, email info@ucnj.org or use the online Contact Form.

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Rafael Pharmaceuticals and Atlantic Health System, Initiate a Phase I Clinical Trial for Patients with Locally Advanced or Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer

November 17, 2017

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Saint Joseph High School Unveils New Falcon Logo

November 17, 2017

METUCHEN, NJ --  St. Joseph High School has unveiled its new Falcon logo following a contest open to both current students and alumni.

Participants were asked to design a completely original logo which could be hand-drawn or computer-generated. After a great number of entries the Saint Joseph High School leadership narrowed the search down to four semifinalist designs. Each ...

Open Letter to Residents from Clark Police Chief: Do Your Part to Keep Our Children Safe

November 17, 2017

Dear Community Members:

I am writing to you today to remind you of a very important service that the Clark Police Department provides. The Clark Police Department participates in the New Jersey Attorney General’s “Project Medicine Drop” initiative and has installed a Project Medicine Drop Box in the lobby of our Police Headquarters. This makes it easier and more convenient ...

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