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Roselle/Roselle Park

Upcoming Events

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Sun, September 24, 11:00 AM

Trailside Nature and Science Center , Mountainside

36th Annual Harvest Festival at Trailside, Sept.

Arts & Entertainment

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Thu, September 28, 6:00 PM

Union Public Library, Union

Naturalization/Citizenship Information Session

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Thu, September 28, 6:30 PM

Homebuyer Seminar, Roselle Park

Homebuyer Seminar

Real Estate

Roselle Park Arts Festival Eve Celebration this Friday

September 21, 2017

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - On Friday, September 22, come celebrate the upcoming Roselle Park Arts festival at Roselle Park’s own and New Jersey’s first microbrewery, Climax Brewing Company in Roselle Park from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm for a fun and friendly mixer with artist and art aficionados.

While at the Brewery, Roselle Park Shorts Film Festival will kick off its film festival ...

The “Park” Multi-Family Community Complex Celebrates its Grand Opening with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

ROSELLE, NJ - It took seven years in the making and on Thursday morning, the long-awaited “Ribbon Cutting Ceremony" made it official, the PARK is open for business! 

The “Park”, a multi-family community complex, provides a great place for residents to call home while preserving open space for the residents of Roselle.

After first proposing to redevelop the ...

September is Hunger Action Month-Raising Awareness About Hunger in America and New Jersey

HILLSIDE, NJ – The Community FoodBank of New Jersey along with Feeding America®
nationwide network of food banks combine forces in an effort to end hunger. During the month of September, Hunger Action Month, these organizations are mobilizing the public to raise awareness, take action and to face the reality of hunger.

42 million Americans, including 1 million New Jersey ...

Roselle Park Arts Festival Looking for Volunteers

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - Roselle Park Arts Festival is looking for all different types and skills of volunteers for their upcoming event being held on September 23. They can work with different schedules if needed. 

Volunteers are needed for: 

Set-up

Activity Tables 

Short Film Fest

Music

Breakdown and clean up

Full day or a few hours, what ever you can do before, ...

Elizabeth Man Admits Distributing Child Pornography

September 19, 2017

ELIZABETH, N.J.– An Elizabeth man today admitted he used his home computer to distribute sexually explicit videos and images of children, Acting U.S. Attorney William E. Fitzpatrick announced.

Thomas J. Leonard, 35, of Elizabeth, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Brian R. Martinotti in Trenton federal court, charging him with one count of distributing child ...

New Amazon HQ? Why Not New Brunswick?

September 22, 2017

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Middlesex County, New Brunswick and Rutgers University officials are eyeing the Hub City and surrounding area as a potential spot for Amazon’s “HQ2,”an East Coast headquarters, that would employ as many as 50,000 people  

The online retail giant, which is headquartered in Seattle, announced its plans earlier this month to pump $5 billion into the ...

Union County College Names New Governor to the Board

September 22, 2017

CRANFORD – At the September 19, 2017, Joint Meeting of the Union County College Board of Trustees and Board of Governors, Hugh C. Welsh, of Cranford, was sworn in to serve as a new Governor. Union County College Board of Trustees Chair Victor M. Richel and Board of Governors Chair Elizabeth Garcia welcomed Mr. Welsh to the meeting and initiated his swearing in.

Mr. Welsh is the ...

The Hall Mills Murder Case by William Kunstler

The Hall-Mills Murder Case (The Minister and the Choir Singer) by William Kunstler (Rutgers University Press, 1964

At the end of Brown Avenue in Lavalette, NJ sits an ancient, gloomy, gray house. Flanked by contemporary beach homes, this brooding edifice stands out as a relic of a former era. My friend, Cathy noted to me that this house has a notorious history. “It was once owned by ...

Sam Shepard's 'Simpatico' takes off

Sam Shepard’s “Simpatico” has a forceful workout at McCarter Theatre.

By Liz Keill

PRINCETON, NJ – If you’re at all familiar with the works of Sam Shepard, you know that he writes about gritty, unforgiving characters in what appear to be hopeless situations.

In “Simpatico,” we learn that Vinnie and Carter are former partners in a race horse ...