Government

October 26, 2018

UNION COUNTY, NJ – A renovated recreation building is coming to the Borough of Kenilworth. The Union County Freeholder Board awarded the Borough with a $50,000 grant from the 2018 Kids Recreation Trust Fund through the Union County Open Space, Kids Recreation and Historic Preservation Trust ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - The annual Michael L. Vitale, Sr. Health Fair will take place Sept. 22, according to the Kenilworth Board of Health. The event will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at Saint Theresa School at 540 Washington Ave., said the board. At the event, people can get access to bloodwork, ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Many small businesses in Kenilworth’s downtown zone will not have to suffer the often costly and drawn-out site plan approval process if the borough council adopts an ordinance being introduced tomorrow. The proposed ordinance would amend the borough’s land use ordinance. It ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Union County Freeholder Chairman Sergio Granados and freeholders Angel Estrada, Angela Garretson, Alexander Mirabella and Rebecca Williams recently presented certificates to recent graduates recognizing the valedictorians and salutatorians from high schools across the county at the ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Starting July 1, Kenilworth residents and businesses owners who don't want to be bothered by unsolicited visitors can ward them off with stickers that designate their property as being on a "No Knock Registry." If that persistent door-to-door salesman knocks anyway, he faces a ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - The Kenilworth Police Department is accepting applications for the position of full-time police dispatcher. . The job involves shift work including weekends, holidays and emergency call out. United States citizenship and a high school diploma are required. The starting ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ — Kenilworth is getting a $25,000 “Level the Playing Field” grant from Union County, the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders announced Thursday. The new grant program was designed to help every Union County municipality provide inclusive playgrounds to children with ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - The Borough Council on Wednesday introduced an ordinance authorizing parking spaces for Combat Wounded veterans. The idea for the ordinance originated with the Kenilworth Veteran Affairs Committee.  A public hearing and adoption of the ordinance is scheduled for Wednesday March ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Union County Sheriff Peter Corvelli, of Kenilworth, was sworn into office by Senator-Elect Joseph P. Cryan during Union County Government’s 162nd Annual Reorganization on January 7, 2018 at the Union County Courthouse in Elizabeth. Holding the Bible for Sheriff Corvelli were his ...

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Happy New Year Kenilworth! I hope the Christmas holiday was good to you all. May this year bring you all good health, fortune and plentiful blessings. New Year is a time to honor and reflect on our past successes and failures. Let go and to celebrate the potential of a positive future! 2017 brought ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – The Kenilworth Borough Council presented John Gaspar with their “Volunteer of the Year” award at last week’s meeting. Gaspar is the troop leader for Kenilworth Boy Scout Troop 83, who attended the meeting in uniform to see Gaspar accept his award. “This person gives up ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – The Kenilworth Borough Council presented Kathleen Czarnecki with its “Employee of the Year” award at last week’s meeting. Czarnecki works as Senior Library Assistant: Technical Processing and Interlibrary Loan at the Kenilworth Public Library. “This person is great all the ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ – The Kenilworth Borough Council said goodbye to Councilman Peter Corvelli at Wednesday night’s meeting. Corvelli (D) was elected as Union County Sheriff and will take his new position in January. “This will be my last meeting,” Corvelli said. “I want to thank all of you. I ...

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