Softball: Brearley Falls to Roselle Park 4-3 in Sectional Final

Credits: Chip Dickson

ROSELLE PARK, NJ – The David Brearley Girls Softball team fell to Roselle Park, 4-3, in the final inning of the sectional final on Tuesday.

The Brearley bears scored a run in the first inning with a run by Nikki Smith. They were down 2-1 in the second inning, but tied 3-3 in the fifth.

Michelle Capizzano pitched a strong game, striking out 9 with no walks.

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Sydney David and Bree Manresa each scored a run, with Alyssa Filippone hitting two RBI’s.

Brearley had lost to Roselle Park twice during the season. In their previous tournament game on May 23, the team had crushed North Arlington 10-0.

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Information on Parking and Traffic for Saturday's 'March for Our Lives' Event

March 23, 2018

UNION, NJ – It is anticipated that several hundred people or more will participate in the Union County March for Our Lives event on Saturday morning in Union.

Students, teachers, parents, clergy and public officials from all over Union County will be walking from Burnet Middle School to Town Hall in an anti-gun violence march.

Parking will be available in the following ...

'Trying' explores age, youth and points of history in poignant production

‘Trying’ explores youth, age and points of history in poignant production

By Liz Keill

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – The George Street Playhouse presents an engrossing, two-character play based on the real life of Francis Biddle, former Attorney General.

Biddle, a Harvard educated lawyer, served under Franklin Roosevelt and later Harry Truman during the Nuremberg Tribunal. His ...

Second Annual Women's Leadership Forum Sunday March 25 at Springfield's Chisholm Community Center

March 23, 2018

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - The second annual Women's Leadership Forum will be held at Springfield's Chisholm Community Center Sunday March 25 at 2:00 p.m.


The Forum is sponsored by the Union County Democratic Party, the Springfield Democratic Party and Ready to Run which " a non-partisan network of campaign training programs."


This year's program ...

Visit Union County’s Green Online Shop and Celebrate Earth Day with a New Compost Bin or Rain Barrel

March 23, 2018

Union County gardeners looking for a good Earth Day project can visit the new Union County Means Green online shop now and order a new compost bin or rain barrel at 50% off the retail price.

“Composting food scraps and harvesting rainwater are two effective ways to improve soil health and conserve water,” said Freeholder Chairman Sergio Granados. “Offering these compost bins ...