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Sat, April 27, 1:00 PM

Cranford Office , Cranford

1st Time Homebuyer Workshop

Business & Finance Education

Add to My Calendar 04/27/2019 1:00pm 04/27/2019 4:00pm America/New_York 1st Time Homebuyer Workshop

Roselle Bank invites you to attend a complimentary first-time homebuying purchase educational seminar with presenters from La Casa De Don Pedro, Clear Skies Title Agency, and Roselle Bank. The homeownership program is designed to assist residents to realize their dream of owning a home while gaining a better understanding of the process it takes to get there.

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Four Delicious Ways to Enjoy Local Squash this Fall

October 18, 2019

It’s squash season! So now that you’ve just picked up a bunch of beautiful autumn squash, what do you do with it?

First, don’t refrigerate hard squashes unless they’re peeled or cut. Instead, keep them in a cool, dry place. They’ll last about a month.

Then try one of these yummy ideas:

Roasted delicata squash is a fast side dish, especially because you ...

Video: Roselle Park Loses an Icon - James D. “Jim” Vigliotti, Passes Away at 96

October 18, 2019

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Roselle Park community is morning the passing of an Icon this week as James D. “Jim” Vigliotti, 96, died on Wednesday, October 16, 2019.

Born in Newark, NJ, Vigliotti resided in Roselle Park since 1957 and was a retired truck driver for Linden Motor Freight. He was A World War II Veteran and a member of the VFW Post 9119, Knights of Columbus Council 3240, the ...

Roselle Councilwoman Denise Wilkerson Elected to President of Union County Chapter of NOW

ROSELLE, NJ - Roselle Councilwoman Denise Wilkerson has been elected to serve as President of the Union County chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOW) of New Jersey – a statewide women's rights activist organization consisting of thousands of women and men - members, activists, and allies. Wilkerson is the first African American to serve in the position of President of the ...

Roselle to Hold 2020 Census Job Fair

ROSELLE, NJ - The Borough of Roselle and the U.S. Census Bureau will be co-hosting a job fair for residents interested in working for the U.S. Census Bureau in late 2019 and for 2020.

The 2020 Census Job Fair will be held on two different dates to accommodate as many people as possible. The events will be held on Monday, October 21, from 2-7 pm and Thursday, October 24, from 9 am - 2 pm at the ...

Roselle Park to Hold 2020 Census Job Fair

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Borough of Roselle Park and the U.S. Census Bureau will be co-hosting a job fair for residents interested in working for the U.S. Census Bureau in late 2019 and early 2020.

The 2020 Census Job Fair is scheduled from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, October 23, at the Casano Community Center (314 Chestnut Street).

At this job fair and information session, people ...

Roselle Health Dept. to Hold Influenza Clinic and Free Flu Shots

ROSELLE, NJ - Flu season is upon us and the Roselle Health Dept. will be holding their Seasonal Influenza Clinic and offering Free Flu Shots to adult residents. 

The clinic will be held on Wednesday, October 16, from 9 a.m. to Noon in Roselle Borough Hall Chambers at 210 Chestnut Street.

To register call the Health Dept. at 908-634-4550.

*Note: Roselle children who require ...

National Parks Stamps Mark American Revolution at Union County Four Centuries in a Weekend, October 19 and 20

October 16, 2019

ROSELLE, NJ - If you haven’t gotten hooked yet, this is your weekend to go stamp crazy. At national parks, monuments and historic sites across the country, there are stamps visitors collect in passports to mark their visit. Visiting many of these sites can involve traveling long distances, but not this Saturday and Sunday, October 19 and 20, during Union County’s Four Centuries ...

Double for Your Trouble: After Montclair Educators Didn't Get Paid, Then Some Mistakenly Got Double

October 18, 2019

MONTCLAIR, NJ - More than 1100 employees of the Montclair School District didn't receive their direct deposit pay on Tuesday. Before the end of the day, the school district had remedied the error, but then a new problem emerged. The very next day, some Montclair School staff then received a second direct deposit in their accounts, giving them double pay.

This comes on the heels of ...

New Jersey Transit A National Disgrace?

This week’s question is a continuation of last week’s on New Jersey infrastructure issues. 

New Jersey Transit has more than 2,000 buses and more than 700 trains, and there are more than 900,000 trips taken on NJ Transit every weekday. In total, passengers ride more than 3.5 billion miles per year on the system. In the past, Governor Murphy referred to NJ Transit as a ...

Bramnick and Munoz Vote Against Seniors

October 10, 2019

This week I got a piece of mail about my Assemblymembers Jon Bramnick and Nancy Munoz. It says that they voted against a property tax freeze for seniors.

I was very skeptical at first because Republicans are usually in favor of lower taxes. But the mail had a place where you can go to see their votes. After doing my research, I found that they did indeed vote against the property tax freeze ...

Union County Holds EMS Open Applications Days on October 24 and October 26

October 18, 2019

The Union County Division of Emergency Medical Services is hiring per diem Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs). Interested applicants can attend an open application event on Thursday, October 24 at 6:00 PM, and on Saturday, October 26, at 9:00 AM.

Prospective candidates can submit their application and sit for a pre-employment written test, skill stations and interview, all in the same visit.

Update: FOUND! - Lost Dog - Have You Seen Lulu?

October 17, 2019

Update 7:45 p.m. Lulu owners reports that she has been found!

ROSELLE, NJ - LULU is a Chihuahua, female, black/white/tan, 12 years old, 3.5 pounds.

Owner says she needs special care for a heart condition.  She is Microchipped! 

Lulu was last seen in Roselle on Thompson Ave near Third Ave, on Wednesday, October 16.  

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Thou Shalt Not: A Drama by Thinkery and Verse

Thou Shalt Not - Production by Thinkery & Verse

 

On September 16, 1922, the bodies of an Episcopal priest, Edward Wheeler Hall and a member of his choir, Eleanor Reinhardt Mills, were discovered in a field near the New Brunswick-Franklin Township border. The bloody, butchered bodies obviously had been staged in the positions in which they were found. Torn love letters lay at the ...

Automation Inflation

I hate robots.

They talk funny and have no personality.

If that makes me a human racist, then so be it.

I talked to a robot on the phone the other day. it was sitting virtually within the deep, dark recesses of a computer connected to the working end of an 800 number. It tried to convince me that it was human. It asked me flat questions in an artificially chipper voice and then pretended ...