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Wed, December 13, 9:00 AM

Community Access Unlimited, Elizabeth

2017 Family Engagement Conference

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Sat, December 16, 8:30 AM

Union Township Community Action Organization, Union

Breakfast with Santa

Sat, December 16, 12:00 PM

Elizabeth

Wreaths Across America Ceremony

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City Unveils Community Mural Design in Historic Elizabethport Neighborhood

December 9, 2017

ELIZABETH, NJ-- A community mural depicting prominent landmarks, schools, residents and civic servants was unveiled recently inside the Miller Evans Logan Rec Center, located on 161-163 First Street.  Present for the unveiling was Mayor Christian J. Bollwage, city officials, representatives from the Elizabeth Development Company (EDC) and Wells Fargo, a major funder of the mural.

The ...

New Mass Transit Map for Union County Residents and Visitors

UNION COUNTY, NJ--Just in time for the holiday shopping and travel season, the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders reminds residents and visitors that the new Union County Transit Map is available free online, and printed copies are free on request. The map displays all bus and rail routes and connections in the Union County area.

The map was developed as part of the 2016 Union County ...

The March of the Wooden Soldiers Comes to Elizabeth on Tuesday Night

ELIZABETH, NJ—Its finally arrived, the big night when all of Elizabeth will turn out to watch the Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony and this year it will feature a special March of the Wooden Soldiers.

The March of the Wooden Soldiers will be coming to Elizabeth Avenue tonight just in time for the Elizabeth Avenue Partnership’s (EAP) Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at Union Square ...

New Mass Transit Map for Union County Residents and Visitors

November 30, 2017

UNION COUNTY, NJ--Just in time for the holiday shopping and travel season, the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders reminds residents and visitors that the new Union County Transit Map is available free online, and printed copies are free on request. The map displays all bus and rail routes and connections in the Union County area.

The map was developed as part of the 2016 Union County ...

Two Elizabeth Residents Arrested in Massive Child Trafficking and Child Pornography Sting

December 1, 2017

TRENTON, NJ – Arrests have been made in a massive operation that stretched from New Jersey to California, that targeted sex offenders, and persons possessing child pornography was announced today by Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino.

Arrests of 79 child predators and child pornography offenders in “Operation Safety Net,” a nine-month, multi-agency child protection ...

TAPinto Featured Franchisee: Westfield's Jackie Lieberman

This week's feature will focus on TAPintoWestfield franchisee, Jackie Lieberman. Find out what makes TAPintoWestfield.net different than the competition, what she did before coming onto TAPinto.net and how an inexperienced sales person became one of TAPinto's most successful franchisee's. 

 

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Community Access Unlimited to hold open auditions for "Annie, Jr." in January

December 11, 2017

The CAU Community Players will be holding open auditions for their 2018 production of "Annie, Jr." Tuesday, Jan. 16, 6:00-8:00 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 18, 6:00-8:00 p.m., and Saturday, Jan. 20, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., with callbacks 1:00-3:00 p.m. All auditions will take place in the auditorium of Community Access Unlimited (CAU) at 80 West Grand Street, Elizabeth, 07202.

The CAU ...

Garth Brooks Concert

The Garth Brooks Concert- Prudential Center, December 3, 2017

When the last child cries for a crust of bread

When the last man dies for just words that he said,

When there's shelter over the poorest head,

We shall be free.

My husband, Tom, and I stood on the platform at the Menlo Park train station, wearing our black cowboy hats and jeans, waiting for the train to the ...

'An Act of God' takes a leap of faith at George Street

‘An Act of God’ takes leap of faith at George Street Playhouse

By Liz Keill

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – If anyone can portray God, it must be Kathleen Turner. Local theatre goers are fortunate indeed, to have the throaty, stage smart Turner in our midst.

Turner, of course, is not only an acclaimed actress, but a female God with plenty to say about the ups and downs of religion ...