Government Top Stories

September 5, 2018

LINDEN, NJ - Linden Councilwoman Michele Yamakaitis, Mayor Derek Armstead and members of Linden City Government is extending an invitation to all Linden residents to observe the 17th anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. The ceremony will be held on September 11, 2018, 6:30 ...

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HILLSIDE, NJ - While New Jersey lurches toward legalizing recreational marijuana, one Newark lawmaker is leading the conversation against it.  State Sen. Ron Rice (D-Essex), who on Monday hosted a town hall in Hillside, believes the current legalization bill would lead to more foreclosures in ...

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LINDEN, NJ - Linden's city council voted unanimously in favor of an ordinance that would require barber shops, hair salons, nail salons, and all cosmetology and hairstyling state licensing businesses operating in Linden to have a valid city license issued by the Linden Board of Health. Linden ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders announced that the professional staffing company "Enjoy Your Party," will hold a hiring event on Thursday, September 13 at the County’s Workforce Innovation Business Center. Persons interested in applying for positions in the food ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ - Beth Anne Macdonald, hired in 2012 to oversee the redevelopment of the borough’s burgeoning Main Street retail and restaurant district, has resigned as executive director of the Downtown Somerville Alliance. She begins work Sept. 4 as the Economic Development Director of Roselle ...

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