Community Announcements

August 16, 2018

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Borough of Roselle Park will be hosting the community’s first annual “Celebration of Colors and Pride Month on Saturday, August 18, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Roselle Park High School’s Herm Shaw Field. The event includes guest speaker Jane Clementi (the mother of Tyler ...

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ROSELLE, NJ – Roselle will be hosting the community’s first-ever “Gospel Explosion” on Saturday, August 18. The event presented by Third Ward Councilwoman Cynthia Johnson and the Borough of Roselle will be held in the Borough Hall parking lot located at 210 Chestnut St., from 5 to 9 ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Borough of Roselle Park will present their 18th “National Night Out” on Tuesday, August 7, 2018, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Michael Mauri Gazebo Park, Chestnut Street. National Night Out is a community-building event that aims to include everyone in Roselle Park. The event ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Union County residents looking for a new job or a career change can sharpen their skills at a free Community Job Readiness Workshop on Thursday, August 9 at the Kellogg Building at the Elizabeth campus of Union County College, from 9 a.m. to noon. The three-hour workshop will be ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - Residents in the First Ward area of Roselle that had been under construction by the New Jersey American Water’s line replacement project will be getting those streets paved starting next week. A handout went into residents mailboxes last Friday afternoon with a schedule of the ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - Family Fun & Flix, a free summer entertainment and film series presented by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and Union County Department of Parks and Recreation, continues on Tuesday, July 24 with the presentation of “Peter Rabbit” at Warinanco Park, on the border of ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - The Bud Simmons Pine Street Park will be the site of the Community Unity Peace Tour Festival, an event to say No to Drugs and Violence this coming weekend. The event is open to all residents this Saturday, July 21, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Music will be provided by local D.J’s, along ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - At least they waited until after the Fourth of July fireworks were over before starting. Important information for rail commuters. PATH stations at Exchange Place and the World Trade Center (WTC) will close at 11:59 p.m. this Friday, July 6, and remain closed until 5 ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ -- The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra kicks off Union County’s 57th annual Summer Arts Festival series of free outdoor concerts sponsored by the Freeholder Board with an evening of Broadway favorites, beloved opera overtures and more on Friday, June 22, at 7:30 p.m. at Echo Lake ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - Get your kids ready for best eight weeks of their young lives, as Roselle presents the 2018 version of its summer fun camp for borough youngsters. Under the direction of Recreation Director Donald Shaw, borough officials have put together eight weeks of fun, from outdoor ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Vitale Family in Roselle Park will be participating in "Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation for Childhood Cancer" this Saturday, June 16.  The Vitale family has a son Matteo who has pediatric cancer and they want to help raise awareness. The family will have a lemonade ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Borough of Roselle Park's Bulk Waste Collection contractor is experiencing significant delays at the solid waste transfer station designated by the Union County Utilities Authority.  Due to these disposal delays, residents should expect delayed pickups today and Friday, as ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - The Roselle PBA will be hosting their 2nd Annual Free Softball Clinic at Sylvester Land Field for all ages and skill levels. The clinic will be held on Tuesday, July 10. Youth ages 5 to 11 will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and ages 12 to 18 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.  While the ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The lineup for the first-ever Make Music Roselle Park will include two rock bands, a pair of singer-songwriters, a free beginner harmonica lesson and more. The event being held on June 21, Make Music Roselle Park is part of Make Music Day, a global music celebration that takes ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - The Roselle Fire Dept. has posted an announcement for those wishing to apply for the entry-level firefighter exam.  According to the release, the New Jersey Civil Service Commission will announce an entry-level firefighter’s exam on July 1. Individuals wishing to take this exam ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - Roselle First will be hosting a career fair on Wednesday, May 23, with doors opening at 10 a.m. sharp until noon. The event will be held at AGAPE House of Worship located at 239 East First Ave. in Roselle.  The event is open to all nearby towns.  Everyone should bring fifteen or ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Roselle Park high school we'll be holding a blood drive on Thursday, May 17 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will be held at the Roselle Park High School gym and is open to the public.  Call for appointment or walk-in. Bagels, popcorn, cotton candy, and giveaways will be ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - A reminder to all residents - Roselle Park will be holding a paper shredding event this Saturday, May 12 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Borough Hall rear lot located at 110 E. Westfield Ave. (The parking lot next to the Walnut St., Bridge) Note: the event will end prior to 1 ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - The  Dr. Charles C. Polk School is calling all women! Mothers, aunts, sisters, grandmothers and family friends to join them for their annual  Mother's Day Breakfast on Friday, May 11 from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. The event will also host a “Plant and Gift” sale. The school is located at ...

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ROSELLE/ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The winter months are about to come to an end. You know spring is definitely around the corner when Daylight Savings Time begins. A reminder to everyone to turn your clocks forward one hour tonight when you go to bed. Daylight Savings time officially begins at 2 a.m.

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ROSELLE, NJ - Parents, grandparents, caregivers, when it comes to your children and drugs, do you know where to look? Do you know what you are looking for? You may be surprised at what is "Hidden in Plain Sight." The Roselle Everett Hatcher Prevention Coalition and Prevention Links invite all ...

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Union County, NJ - The Union County Commission on the Status of Women has announced the recipients of the 2018 Women of Excellence Awards that includes Marguerite Modero from Roselle Park. The Women of Excellence Awards honor women who have distinguished themselves in the fields of arts and ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - The Roselle Board of Education is seeking applications from residents to fill a vacancy created earlier this month with the resignation of board member Art Rice.  Residents who would like to be considered for appointment to the seat must forward a letter of intent along with a ...

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ROSELLE, N.J. - A food drive in the honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his legacy of giving back to the community is being held by Mayor Christine Dansereau and the Borough of Roselle.  Residents are asked to support the local food pantries located in Roselle and Elizabeth by donating to St ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - Residents looking for information on how the federal tax reform legislation will affect them will be able to attend a special seminar on Thursday, January 11, at 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Roselle Borough Hall located at 210 Chestnut Street.  The Roselle Tax Reform Seminar, sponsored by ...

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ROSELLE/ROSELLE PARK, NJ - Roselle and Roselle Park Public Schools will be closed on Thursday, Jan. 4 in anticipation of the snowstorm hitting the area Wednesday night into Thursday. Roselle Park municipal parking lots will be open overnight for free public parking prior to the beginning of the ...

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The K of C Msgr. Loreti Council #3240 will host its sixth annual “Best Pizza Around” tasting and competition on Saturday, Jan. 20 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 per person. Children ages 3 and under are free. Admission includes blind pizza tasting from area ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - As we ring in the new year, click on the headlines for a look back at some of the biggest stories of 2017: Roselle Police Warn Residents to Beware of Person(s) Posing as NJ American Water Employees Looking for Leak in Your Home Roselle Catholic High School Teacher Arrested and ...

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ROSELLE, NJ - Due to the cold temperatures this past week that will continue on into next week, the Borough of Roselle has opened their “Heating Center”.   Anyone needing to warm up for a while can go to the Anthony Amalfe Community Center located at 1268 Shaffer Ave, Roselle.  The center ...

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ROSELLE, NJ -  A reminder to local residents, Communities In Cooperation, Inc. is offering Emergency Assistance for residents in Roselle who may need help with food or utilities.  Emergency Assistance Available for the following: ▪ Utilities (Must have a SHUT OFF notice) ▪ Food Client ...

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