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Roselle Park Firemen Respond as Mutual Aid in Clark House Fire

February 13, 2018

CLARK, NJ - A house fire at 10 Harrison Street sent firefighters into action in the early hours of Tuesday morning.   

According to Clark Fire Chief Frank Cerasa, when crews arrived at the home at approximately 3:30 a.m., the interior rear end of the first floor was heavily engulfed in flames and working its way to the second story.   

Five Residents of the ...

Two Local Non-Profits Seek Support for People with Disabilities and Others Left Homeless by Fire

ELIZABETH/ROSELLE, NJ – Two local non-profit organizations are working together to find housing and other needs for many residents that were left homeless when a fire ripped through their apartment building on 3rd Avenue in Roselle. 

The fire broke out in the early morning hours of Feb. 3 on the third floor of the apartment complex and quickly spread throughout the building.

Roselle and Linden Men Arrested for Performing Unlicensed Dentistry

LINDEN, NJ - Jorge Renteria-Paz, 46, of Roselle and Hector Carro, 73 of Linden have been charged with performing dentistry without a license in Linden. 

Renteria-Paz and Carro were both charged with on Wednesday with unlawful practice of dentistry, a third-degree crime according to Union County Prosecutor Michael A. Monahan. 

Led by Prosecutor’s Office Detective Rudolfo ...

Roselle Establishes Relief Fund for Displaced Fire Victims

ROSELLE, NJ - Mayor Christine Dansereau, and other Borough officials have established the Roselle Fire Relief Action Committee to address the needs of those displaced by Saturday morning’s three-alarm fire on East Third Ave. The blaze was effectively managed by the Roselle Fire Department and resulted in no reported injuries.  

The Roselle Fire Relief Action Committee gathered ...

Multiple Fire Departments Assist Roselle in Battling Early Morning Apartment Blaze

ROSELLE, NJ - The Roselle Fire Department, along with mutual aid from many surrounding towns, responded Saturday morning to a fire that broke out in an apartment building on the 700 Block of East 3rd Avenue. 

The fire started at about 6:49 a.m. and quickly engulfed the building, said authorities. Roselle Fire Chief Paul Mucha said the blaze began as a stove fire and quickly spread on the ...

16-Year-Old Girl Hospitalized After Being Struck by a vehicle in Roselle Park

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - Police in Roselle Park are investigating a crash that sent a 16- year-old girl to the hospital with serious injuries after she was struck by a motor vehicle on Tuesday evening.

According to authorities, on Jan. 23 at approximately 5:28 p.m., officers responded to the intersection of Beechwood Ave. and West Lincoln Ave. on a report of a motor vehicle crash involving a ...

Union County Sheriff's Officer of the Year - Officer Keith Rhyner of Roselle Park

ELIZABETH, NJ - Sheriff’s Officer Keith Rhyner of Roselle Park has been named as the Counties Officer of the Year for 2017.

Union County Sheriff Peter Corvelli congratulated Rhyner during an awards ceremony in Elizabeth. Rhyner was recognized for his exemplary performance and professionalism he displayed throughout the year. 

“We are incredibly proud of Officer Rhyner and ...

Roselle Appoints New Police Chief and Promotes Two Firemen At Council Meeting

ROSELLE, NJ - The Roselle Borough Council had a packed audience for the promotions of two Roselle firemen and a new police chief on Wednesday evening.

Officer Brian Barnes took his oath as the fourteenth chief of police in the history of the Roselle police department. Barnes, a veteran captain with the force, will become the first African-American police chief in Borough history when ...

Power Outage Update, Not Many in Roselle but More Reported in Roselle Park

ROSELLE/ROSELLE PARK, NJ - Weather-related power problems caused power outages for many customers of JCP&L and PSG&E in New Jersey on Friday morning. JCP&L had the larger total number of outages.

There were no outages in Roselle, but Roselle Park did have several reported.

In Union County, 765 of the 27,288 customers were without power.  In Union County, ...

Widespread Power Outages Hit Union County Friday Morning

ROSELLE/ROSELLE PARK, NJ — Customers are reporting widespread power outages in Union County Friday morning.

Outages are affecting several towns, including Westfield, Scotch Plains, Clark, Union, Cranford, Garwood, Roselle Park, Rahway and Elizabeth.

According to Scotch Plans police, PSE&G is working on all issues.

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