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Student Activist Plans Vigil in Elizabeth After Deadly Charlottesville Rally

August 14, 2017

ELIZABETH, NJ - A young, local activist plans to hold a prayer vigil Wednesday in the wake of a deadly rally in Charlottesville, Va., that left a woman dead.

Kason Little, 17, plans to hold the vigil at Winfield Scott Plaza by the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial across from City Hall at 6:30 p.m. on Aug. 16. Little founded the Students Of Elizabeth Advisory Committee, a group ...

State Assemblyman Joins Vigil in Elizabeth After Deadly Charlottesville Rally

August 17, 2017

ELIZABETH, NJ - State Assemblyman Jamel Holley (D-Union) joined a small group who held a prayer vigil last night in response to the deadly rally in Charlottesville, Va. nearly a week ago.

On Friday, protesters chanting neo-Nazi and white supremacist slogans gathered in the Virginia city to rally against the removal of a Confederate general's statue. James Alex Fields Jr., ...

TRINITAS GOLF & SPA DAY SET FOR SEPTEMBER 25th!

August 11, 2017

Whether you are enjoying a day on the links or relaxing at the spa, Trinitas Health Foundation’s Annual Golf Classic and Spa Day is guaranteed to be an unforgettable day. On Monday, September 25th, the golf outing will return to Echo Lake Country Club in Westfield, New Jersey. If you’d like to skip the links, please join us for a relaxing spa day at Skin Deep Salon and Spa in New ...

In a Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware

In a Dark, Dark Wood by Ruth Ware (Scout Press, 2015)

Think Hitchcock. Think old-fashioned psychological thriller. Think good writing. If you have read and loved The Woman in Cabin 10, Ware's most recent novel, you will enjoy her first publication, In a Dark, Dark Wood.

Leonora Shaw, a crime writer, awakens, bruised and befuddled in a hospital bed. Frightened and confused, Nora tries ...

Making NJ an Affordable Place We Can All Call Home | Opinion

August 12, 2017

As many residents in Union County, and across the state, are aware, New Jersey's constitution prevents municipalities from using zoning powers to discriminate against lower income residents, and requires that every community provide a reasonable opportunity for affordable homes to be built. Mount Laurel, as this doctrine is known, has been the law of the land for over 40 years, and has helped ...