Roselle to Hold Community Unity Peace Tour Festival

July 19, 2018

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 with other entertainment, free hot dogs and soda, motivational speakers, display tables, ...

Rutgers Hikes Tuition, Student Fees for 2018-2019 Academic Year

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers University Board of Governors today approved a 2.3 percent hike in tuition and fees, as well as increases for dorm rooms and meals, for the 2018-2019 academic year.

The increase now brings the annual cost for undergraduate students to $14,975, which is $337 more than this past school year.

Student housing will increase 1.9 percent, and ...

Union County College Appoints New Dean of Elizabeth Campus

CRANFORD, NJ – Dr. Lester Sandres Rapalo has been appointed to serve as the Dean of the  Elizabeth Campus of Union County College effective July 1. Dr. Rapalo joined Union County College’s administration in 2015 as Dean of the Social Sciences/Business/History Division.

As Dean of Elizabeth Campus, Dr. Rapalo will oversee 12 College departments located in the Lessner ...

Lots of Funny Business Found in Roselle School Spending, says Audit

ROSELLE, NJ - A forensic audit of spending last year by the Roselle School District found a long list of questionable actions including "over threshold" payments to vendors working for the district without a contract, the purchasing of cars and Apple watches and other items.

The audit, dated April 26, was conducted by the Bayonne-based accounting firm of Donohue, Gironda, Doria & ...

76 New Nurses Graduate the Trinitas School of Nursing

ELIZABETH, NJ - Seventy-six students received their nursing diplomas at the Trinitas School of Nursing's 160th Convocation Ceremony held recently at St. Michael's Church in Cranford. 

Surrounded by family, friends, and staff that supported their efforts every step of the way, sixty-eight women and eight men proudly accepted their pins and became eligible to sit for the registered ...

Abraham Clark High School Graduates the Class of 2018

RAHWAY, NJ - Abraham Clark High School held its 2018 commencement exercises at the Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway on Thursday evening, June 21.

One hundred and eighty-six seniors crossed the stage to receive their diplomas and were congratulated by Principal Rashon Mickens, President of Roselle Board of Education Ms. Patricia Fabrizio, Superintendent of School Dr. Richard ...

VIDEO: Westfield Police Show Love for Fallen Detective’s Son at Roselle Park Middle School Graduation

ROSELLE PARK, NJ — When his dad, a Westfield police detective who died last month, couldn't be at young Eric Lieberman’s eighth grade graduation from Roselle Park Middle School, 16 members of the Westfield Police Department instead walked across the stage to give him a hug Tuesday night.

“What a beautiful tribute to both my son and his father,” said his ...

Dad’s Get Red Carpet Treatment at Polk Elementary School’s Fathers Day Event

ROSELLE, NJ - Dad’s received a red carpet welcome on Friday morning as they walked their children to school at the Dr. Charles C. Polk Elementary School.  

The "Calling All Men" Father's Day activity, was decorated with balloons and a red carpeting for the fathers and their sons/daughters to walk on as they entered the school. 

"I'm having a good ...

Walter Wimbush Scholarship Program Donates Bikes to Four Honor Roll Students

ROSELLE, NJ -  “Well, I survived field day,” said Wimbush after he just donated bicycles to four students at the Washington Elementary School in Roselle. 

“We put all of the names of this year's honor roll students into a hat a drew names,” says Wimbush. 

According to Wimbush, his goal is to donate bikes at the end of every school year to one ...

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Earn The Professional Administrative Certification of Excellence (PACE) at Union County College in Five Weeks

July 17, 2018

CRANFORD – Union County College (UCC) will be offering the American Society of Administrative Professionals PACE Certification (Professional Administrative Certification of Excellence) from Monday, July 23 through August 22.

If you are an executive assistant, office manager, paralegal, program analyst, benefits administrator, supervisor or meetings and events planner, this program is for ...