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Mahr Calls for Voting Machines at Union County Democratic Committee Meeting on Feb. 21

February 14, 2018

UNION COUNTY, NJ - Acting Chair of the Union County Democratic Committee (UCDC), Colleen Mahr, is calling for the use of voting machines at the February 21 county committee meeting that will determine the next Chair of the UCDC. 

The February 21 meeting will begin at 7:00 and take place at the Grand Centurion in Clark. Mahr is the Acting Chair of the County Committee and ...

Sugar Shack Continues Sweet Tradition of Making Maple Syrup

BASKING RIDGE, NJ - Continuing a tradition in the Northeast United States that was begun centuries ago by Native Americans and colonists, the Somerset County Park Commission invites children and adults to a 90-minute program to witness how Maple trees are tapped, learn about sap collecting methods from the past and present, and experience the boiling process that produces New Jersey maple ...

Former Somerville Librarian Helps Rutgers Digitize Local History

SOMERVILLE, NJ - Before retiring last year after 43 years working as a historian and researcher at the Somerville Library, Jim Sommerville had been working for many years with Rutgers University to preserve photographs of local history for submission to the New Jersey Digital Highway.

“We are pleased to announce that SCLSNJ's very first local history collection of digitized photos ...

Bridgewater Police: Missing Teen Found Dead in Bridgewater

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Township Police are reporting that the 16-year-old girl missing in Chimney Rock Park since 2 a.m. Saturday was found dead Saturday evening.

The matter is still under investigation; no other details were available.

Bridgewater Township Police had been engaging in a search and rescue operation in the wooded area near Chimney Rock Park since Saturday afternoon, searching ...

More Than 25 Cats, 1 Dog Rescued From Deplorable Conditions in Woodland Park Hoarding Case

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - Over 25 cats and one dog were were removed from deplorable conditions in a home of a local elderly woman.

Passaic County S.P.C.A. Humane Police and Wayne Township Animal Control, who services the Borough of Woodland Park, responded to the home at 15 Hillery St. on a report of animals living in deplorable conditions in a home without ...

Somerville Art Gallery Hosts "Through the Winter Static"

SOMERVILLE, NJ - The opening reception for "Through the Winter Static," a group exhibition at Gallery on Division will be held Thursday, Jan. 18 from 6-9 p.m. at the gallery, 15B Division St. There will be live music and refreshments.

The gallery features the works of Kirsten Bowen, venetian fresco, and Laurel Oswald Clark, charcoal on view through Feb. 24.

Robin Cairl, gallery ...

Plainfield Symphony'S 98th Season Annual Free Family Concert is “A Family Affair”

PLAINFIELD, NJ - The Plainfield Symphony Orchestra will present its annual Family Concert on Saturday, Jan. 27 at 3 p.m. under the baton of Maestro Charles Prince. The program, entitled “A Family Affair,” will
feature the Young Pianist Competition of New Jersey Gold Prize winner, and will also include
several surprises.

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1 in ...

Police Need Your Help Locating Missing Union Township Woman

UNION, NJ - Police need your help in locating a township woman who went missing this past Thursday evening. According to police, Mary Ann Clark, of Union Township was last seen Thursday January 11, 2018 leaving work heading towards the World Trade Center Path at 5:10pm. Clark, 74 years of age, is four ft., 10 inches tall with brown wavy hair, brown eyes and a heavy build.

Clark was last seen ...

Clark Man Found Dead After His Ex-Girlfriend is Killed in Trenton; Investigation Ongoing

CLARK, NJ - The Mercer County Prosecutor's Office is still investigating the death of Gladys Barrera, the former girlfriend of Fred Terrible, 58, who died on Jan. 3 of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound just days after Barrera was killed in Trenton on New Year’s Eve, according to Police Chief Pedro Matos.

In a post on Terrible’s Facebook page on New Year’s Day ...

Flemington Attempted Murder Suspect Surrenders

FLEMINGTON, NJ – The suspect sought in what Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III called an attempted murder has surrendered, according to a press release issued this morning.

Ciro Perrone, 32, of Flemington, was wanted a warrant charging him with first-degree attempted murder, second-degree aggravated assault, third-degree possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose and ...

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