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Roselle Mayor Dansereau Elected as North Region Vice President of the Urban Mayor's Association

November 16, 2017

Atlantic City, NJ - This week is the 102nd Annual League of Municipalities Conference in Atlantic City. One of the highlights for Roselle was an announcement that Mayor Christine Dansereau was elected as the North Region Vice President of the Urban Mayor's Association. 

“They picked the best woman for the job,” said 1st. Ward Councilwoman Denise Wilkerson, in a Facebook ...

Roselle Park Community Honors Veterans with Outdoor Service

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Roselle Park community braved the cold to come out to the Rose Park Veterans Memorial Library on Saturday morning to help celebrate Veterans Day.

Mayor Carl Hokanson, Council Members, and many other guests joined in as they paid tribute to all Veterans, living and deceased, as well as current service members. 

Mayor Hokanson a Veteran Marine, led the ...

Roselle Honors Veterans and Police Officer Promotions During Council Meeting

ROSELLE, NJ - Veterans were honored, and two police officers were promoted at the November council meeting this past Wednesday evening in Roselle. 

Mayor Christine Dansereau and Council Members held a special ceremony in honor of Veterans Day at the beginning of the meeting. The Abraham Clark H.S. Jr. R.O.T.C Color Guard presented the colors while resident Keyanna Jones-Lovett sang ...

Roselle Park to Hold Veterans’ Day Remembrance Ceremony

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Borough of Roselle Park will be celebrating Veterans Day with a remembrance service this Saturday, November 11, at 11 a.m.

Mayor Carl a Hokanson and the Roselle Park Council Members invite everyone to come out and pay tribute to our Veterans, living or deceased, and current service members with any length of military service that is active duty, reserve component, or ...

In Westfield, Raritan Valley Rail Coalition Gives Updates on One-Seat Ride

WESTFIELD, NJ —  Raritan Valley Rail Coalition Chairman Peter Palmer spoke about the possibility of a one-seat ride on the train line during peak hours at the RVRC meeting held Monday morning at the Westfield Municipal Building.

“The news is not good,” Palmer said.

According to Palmer, in order to gain any progress on the one-seat ride initiative, Penn ...

Free Services Available to Military Veterans from Union County Clerk

Union County, NJ--Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi reminds military veterans who have filed their DD-214 papers that they can obtain a free proof of service ID card from the County Clerk’s main office in midtown Elizabeth or the annex office in Westfield. Veterans who have not yet filed their DD-214 papers can do so by bringing the original to the Elizabeth or Westfield office. There is no ...

US Rep. Payne, Jr., Speaks Out Against GOP's Plan to Eliminate State & Local Tax Deduction

WASHINGTON, D.C. –  Rep. Donald M. Payne, Jr. (NJ-10) spoke on the House floor in opposition to the Trump-Ryan-McConnell tax plan’s proposed tax cut for the richest 1 percent of Americans and tax hike for 26.4 percent of New Jersey households in 2018. The average tax increase for families under the GOP’s proposed tax plan is $794 a year. The GOP plan would ...

Roselle Goes Big - Health Fair Continues on to Chestnut Street

ROSELLE, NJ - The Roselle Health Fair was expanded onto Chestnut Street in front of borough hall this past Saturday. With so many vendors and groups this year, it was just too big to be held only in the borough chambers. It also borough attention from nearby towns as Linden Mayor Derek Armstead and Roselle Park Mayor Carl Hokanson was seen checking out the many services being ...

Bramnick Holds Q & A, Advises Cranford Residents Against 750 Walnut to Hire Legal Counsel

CRANFORD, NJ – Assemblyman Jon Bramnick (R-21) encouraged residents against high density housing developments to hire land use attorneys during Wednesday night’s forum.

Mayor Thomas Hannen Jr. and Commissioners Mary O’Connor and Andis Kalnins joined approximately 40 Cranford residents in the private room of Kilkenny House to discuss the issue, namely Hartz Mountain’s ...

"A Beautiful Mind" Nobel Prize Winner is Honored by New Jersey Congressional Representatives

WASHINGTON, D.C. – – Today, Congresswoman Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ) announced passage of her bill in the House to name a Princeton post office after scholar and pioneer, Dr. John F. Nash, Jr.  He is the only person to be awarded both the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences and the Abel Prize in Economics.

“Dr. John F. Nash, Jr. serves as a national ...

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Author Michael Ausiello, Spoiler Alert: A Hero Dies "Welcome Home Michael" Book Tour in Conversation with Joe DeIorio

November 11, 2017

Author Michael Ausiello, Spoiler Alert:  A Hero Dies 
"Welcome Home Michael" Book Tour in Conversation with Joe DeIorio

Monday November 20th 6pm - Roselle Park Veterans Memorial Library
404 Chestnut Street, Roselle Park New Jersey

American television industry journalist and actor, Michael Ausiello returns to his hometown of Roselle Park to discuss ...