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Linden Welcomes Trampoline Park During Official Grand Opening

February 12, 2018

LINDEN, NJ – Linden’s newest attraction, Launch Trampoline Park, is “officially” opened for business after Saturday’s ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Mayor Derek Armstead, Council President Jorge Alvarez, and Council members Peter Brown, Rhashonna Cosby, John Francis Roman, Armando Medina, and Gretchen Hickey were all front and center to welcome the company’s ...

Man admits to Bank Robberies in New Jersey

LINDEN, NJ – A Passaic, New Jersey, man today admitted robbing six banks in Hudson, Union, and Passaic counties in June and July of 2016, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced.

Quentin Morales, a/k/a “Quinton Morales,” 27, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Peter G. Sheridan in Trenton federal court to an information charging him with three counts of bank robbery. He ...

Just “ASK” for Information about Senior Services in Union County

UNION COUNTY, NJ – Union County residents seeking information about services for seniors age 60 and up can visit the “ASK” Aging Services Kiosk program at eight convenient locations in February to speak with staff from the county’s Department of Human Services Division on Aging.

ASK will be available at public libraries or municipal buildings in Clark, ...

How to Keep Important TAPinto Linden News Stories in Your Facebook News Feed

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Facebook recently announced it is changing its news feed and algorithms so that news from legitimate publishers and posts from businesses will seldom appear.

At TAPinto, we believe in serving you with high-quality, objective local news coverage.   To make sure that you continue to see news from us in your Facebook News Feed:

Have TAPinto Linden's posts ...

Facebook Changes Its News Feed; How You Can Get Your Local News

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ – Facebook recently announced it is changing its news feed and algorithms so that news from legitimate publishers and posts from businesses will seldom appear. 

This will be frustrating for people who use Facebook to find news and information relevant to them, said TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro. 

“Relegating legitimate news publishers and ...

Mayor Announces Career Fair Aimed At Employing Displaced Sam's Club Employees

LINDEN, NJ –  Mayor Derek Armstead announced employment assistance to 187 employees laid off today from Linden Sam’s Club, 1900 E. Linden Avenue, Linden, NJ. 

“It is with great saddest that we are losing one of our box clubs in the area as well as the displacement of so many employees,” said Mayor Armstead.  “To address this issue we will be ...

Sam's Club Abruptly Closes and Locks Out Employees at Linden Location

LINDEN, NJ - The Union County Freeholder Board through its social service and re-employment agencies is offering assistance to any Union County resident who was laid off by today’s Sam’s Club Store closings. 

Sam’s Club maintained a store in Linden, which abruptly closed,  laying off as many as an estimated 200 full-time and part-time employees. Signs posted on the ...

AAA Dec 18 Survey shows Gas Prices Continue to Drop in NJ

FLORHAM PARK, NJ - AAA reports that the price of a gallon of gasoline continues to drop in New Jersey. The evidence-based survey of gas prices across the state show the average price of a gallon of gas is $2.49.

Today's price is two cent's less than a week ago ($2.51) and 11 cents less than a month ago. The price is 16 cents higher than a year ago. Thf current national average to ...

Roselle ALDI Opens Doors to Unveil a Bigger and Better Shopping Experience

LINDEN, NJ - The anticipated wait is over! Linden residents were on hand to check out the newly remodeled Aldi, as they opened their doors Thursday morning.

From the moment customers stepped through the doors, they saw big aisles, with neatly stocked shelves, and a large produce area that includes an organic section.

According to ALDI officials, they are offering their customers a modern ...

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Passport Fees Will Increase

February 13, 2018

UNION COUNTY - Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi advises Union County residents that the US Department of State is raising the Passport Execution Fee from $25.00 to $35.00 on April 2. The fee is mandated by the Department of State. It applies to passport applications that are submitted to an authorized agent, including a US Post Office, County Clerk or other government office.

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