PLAINFIELD, NJ - In case you missed any of this weeks news stories, here is your Week in Review. Click on the links below for the complete stories.

Plainfield Celebrates Colombian Independence Day with Flag Raising Ceremony

Will Rutgers Be Mocked For New Stadium Name?

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Thirty-Two Apartments Evacuated in Clark after Electrical Fire at Apartment Complex

Rutgers-Eagleton/FDU Poll: Virtually All Residents Believe Opioid Usage Is a Problem In New Jersey

Bill Handleman Memorial Award Goes To Mike Farrell

Sources: Barchi Will Step Down as Rutgers President in 2020

With Lawsuit, Fiancée of Westfield Principal Who Died Calls for Justice 

Learn How to Use New Voting Machines in Union County this Summer and Fall - see a demo at National Night Out at City Hall

N.J. Riders Bring Home Championships From National Dressage Pony Cup

Medical Marijuana Dispensary on Route 22 Endorsed by Council

Former Plainfield Rescue Squad EMT files whistleblower suit

Head To Cape May For A Unique Jersey Shore Vacation

Hillsborough Officials Condemn Anti-Semitic Flyer

Rutgers Approves 2.9% Tuition and Fee Increase

Scotch Plains-Fanwood Experts Discuss Teen and Young Adult Suicide -- Causes, Coping, and Prevention

Plainfield Restaurant Week set for August 8 - 18

RAGU Pasta Sauce Recalled Due to Potential Plastic Contamination

6 Easy Ways to Enjoy Fresh New Jersey Corn

Driver Of Car On Train Tracks In Edison Uninjured

Denzel Washington to be Honored at New Brunswick's Crossroads Theatre Company


Chef Ariel Fox Shares Secrets from Gordon Ramsay’s Hell’s Kitchen with Steve Adubato

State Picks Newark for Summit Geared Towards Minority, Women, Veteran and LGBTQ Business Owners

Hillsborough Schools Appoint Supervisor of Visual/Performing Arts Who Got Start in Plainfield

JFK Muhlenberg Harold B. and Dorothy A. Snyder School of Nursing Program will Host a Site Review

Video Documentary and Discussion on “Farming in the Millstone Valley” at Plainfield Public Library

Investors Bank Mobile Brings the Bank to You

Dennis Closs, Plainfield Artist - Mixed Media Exhibit - at the Plainfield Public Library

Household Hazardous Waste Event in Scotch Plains, August 3rd

Union County Offers Free Scrap Metal Recycling in August

Investors Bank Participates in Senior Citizen Council of Union County Event

Journalist April Ryan to Headline New Jersey Parent Summit

Adventure Aquarium in Camden Kicks Off Shark Summer

Union County College Foundation Welcomes Five New Trustees to its Board

LocalShare Partners with Plainfield's Cookout with the Cops

Plainfield Symphony Orchestra Announces Honorees For September Centennial Gala

Anesthesia, Not Bone Marrow Donation, May Have Been Cause of Westfield Principal's Death

New Law to Strengthen Equal Pay Protections for New Jersey Workers

Malinowski Introduces Bill to Protect, Restore Estuary Water Quality

Help the Environment by Joining the Master Tree Stewards of Union County

Coyote? Chupacabra? At Least in Westfield, it’s Probably a Mangy Fox

New Jersey Horse Diagnosed With Encephalitis

Multiple "Suspicious" Fires Under Investigation in Linden

Union County to Celebrate National Night Out August 6 at Meisel Park in Springfield with Free Activities and Family Fun & Flix Movie

Freeholder Board to Sponsor “Paint by the Pond” for Special Needs Community at Mindowaskin Park, August 4th

Some Fresh Basil Recalled, but Jersey-Grown Basil is Safe, Authorities Say

Last Call for Plainfield Idol Contestants

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