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Mon, August 21, 3:30 PM

Union Public Library, Union

Lego Club: Drop Test!

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 08/21/2017 3:30pm 08/21/2017 4:15pm America/New_York Lego Club: Drop Test!


1980 Morris Ave. Union, NJ 07083 Union, NJ 07083
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Mon, August 21, 5:00 PM

Vauxhall Public Library, Vauxhall

Color Yourself Happy: Adult Coloring Night

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 08/21/2017 5:00pm 08/21/2017 7:00pm America/New_York Color Yourself Happy: Adult Coloring Night

Coloring isn’t just for kids anymore! Join us for a stress-relieving evening of coloring! Coloring pages and colored pencils will be provided.

123 Hilton Ave Vauxhall, NJ 07088 Vauxhall, NJ 07088
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Tue, August 22, 10:30 AM

Union Public Library, Union

Toddler Time

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 08/22/2017 10:30am 08/22/2017 11:00am America/New_York Toddler Time

Enjoy stories, singing, and movement, following a different theme each week. Tuesdays at 10:30 AM

1980 Morris Ave. Union, NJ 07083 Union, NJ 07083
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Tue, August 22, 11:00 AM

Vauxhall Public Library, Vauxhall

S.T.E.A.M. Based School Age Story & Craft: "Three ...

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 08/22/2017 11:00am 08/22/2017 11:45am America/New_York S.T.E.A.M. Based School Age Story & Craft: "Three Little Pigs Build a House"

S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) Based School Age Story and Craft: "Three Little Pigs Build a House" for children ages 6 - 8 and their parents/guardians. Sign up is required!

123 Hilton Ave Vauxhall, NJ 07088 Vauxhall, NJ 07088
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Tue, August 22, 12:30 PM

Vauxhall Public Library, union

Tai Chi - Free Exercise Program For Mature Adults

Add to My Calendar 08/22/2017 12:30pm 08/22/2017 1:30pm America/New_York Tai Chi - Free Exercise Program For Mature Adults

Tuesdays at the Vauxhall Branch Library. Wear sneakers & comfortable clothing. Sign up required.

123 Hilton Avenue union, NJ 07088
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Tue, August 22, 2:00 PM

Union Public Library, Union

Tuesday at 2 Movie: "Bridge of Spies" (2015)

Arts & Entertainment

Add to My Calendar 08/22/2017 2:00pm 08/22/2017 4:15pm America/New_York Tuesday at 2 Movie: "Bridge of Spies" (2015)

Rated PG-13, 135 mins. Drama/Thriller starring Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance. ©Walt Disney Pictures

1980 Morris Ave. Union, NJ 07083 Union, NJ 07083
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Wed, August 23, 10:30 AM

Union Public Library, Union

Babies in the Library

Arts & Entertainment Education

Add to My Calendar 08/23/2017 10:30am 08/23/2017 11:00am America/New_York Babies in the Library


1980 Morris Ave. Union, NJ 07083 Union, NJ 07083
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Wed, August 23, 5:00 PM

The Ave of Union, Union

Kickoff to 5K Run is Union Chamber's August ...

Add to My Calendar 08/23/2017 5:00pm 08/23/2017 7:00pm America/New_York Kickoff to 5K Run is Union Chamber's August Networking Event

Kick Off to Mayor’s Day 5K is Set as Union Township Chamber’s August Networking Event

Come celebrate with the Union Township Chamber of Commerce and the Union Center Business District for the Chamber’s Annual “Kick Off to Mayor’s Day 5K Run” on Wednesday, August 23, 2016, from 5-7 p.m. at The AVE of Union, 1070 Morris Avenue, Union, NJ.

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1070 Morris Avenue Union, NJ
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Thu, August 24, 11:30 AM

Vauxhall Public Library, Vauxhall

Lunchtime Meditation

Health & Wellness

Add to My Calendar 08/24/2017 11:30am 08/24/2017 12:30pm America/New_York Lunchtime Meditation

Thursdays, August 10 through August 31. Relax and unwind!

1980 Morris Ave Union, NJ 07083 Vauxhall, NJ 07088
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Thu, August 24, 3:00 PM

Town Hall, Union

Union's Farmers Market

Add to My Calendar 08/24/2017 3:00pm 08/24/2017 7:00pm America/New_York Union's Farmers Market

1980 Morris Avenue Union, NJ 07083

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Union's 2017 Back to School Backpack & School Supply Drive

August 17, 2017

UNION, NJ – The school year is approaching fast and Union wants to help bridge the gap between what families can afford and what students need for their upcoming school year.

The Township has partnered with MLB Residential Lending, LLC for the 2017 Back to School Backpack & School Supply Drive. There are five collection bins around town and the Township is asking for school supply ...

The Week Ahead in Union

UNION, NJ - Happenings in Union this week:

Monday, 8/14

•Lego Summer Camp: Intro to STEM, 9:00 a.m., Union Recreation Department

•Shoprite Kid Cuisnie, 11:00 a.m., Union Public Library

•Tech Support, 1:00 p.m., Union Public Library

•Build a Better World: "Adult DIY: Homemade Wreath", 1:30 p.m., Vauxhall Public Library

•Lego Club: A-Maze-ing!, ...

August SID Meeting Cancelled

UNION, NJ – The Special Improvement District (SID) has cancelled their regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Directors set for Tuesday, August 15.

The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Directors will take place on Tuesday, September 19, at 8:30 a.m.

Questions can be directed to Fatimah Raymond, SID Director, at 908-851-5466 or fraymond@uniontownship.com.

Janayah John of Union enrolls at James Madison University

August 17, 2017

HARRISONBURG, VA - Union resident, Janayah John, has enrolled at James Madison University for the fall 2017 semester. John's selected major isManagement - BBA

James Madison University offers each student a future of significance -- not an education of mere prestige, but an extraordinary education of exceptional scholarship, inventive thinking, unparalleled attention to the world community, ...

Roselle Resident Questions Land Lease for Mind and Body Complex

August 12, 2017

ELIZABETH, NJ - A Roselle resident says that the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders guaranteed $59 million in bonds for a project that may not have a proper land lease.

Anthony Esposito, who formerly served on the Roselle Board of Education, has retained a lawyer who is preparing to challenge what he says are financial issues in the land lease for the Roselle Mind and Body Complex. The ...

Here's How Some Veterans Can Participate in New Free Parking Meter Program

UNION COUNTY, NJ — The County Clerk's office can help disabled veterans and Purple Heart recipients in the county obtain documents to participate in a new statewide program that exempts them from paying at parking meters.

County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi said veterans' identification cards and copies of DD-214 honorable discharge forms can be obtained for free at her office, ...

Public Assistance Sought in Locating Child Sex Assault Suspect

PLAINFIELD, NJ — Investigators are requesting assistance from the public in locating Walter Sosa, a Plainfield man wanted for the aggravated sexual assault of a child, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Thursday.

Sosa, 33, a registered sex offender in neighboring Somerset County, is charged with first-degree aggravated sexual assault, second-degree sexual ...

S&P, Moody's Give Atlantic Health System Highest Health System Rating in NJ

August 18, 2017

MORRISTOWN, NJ - Atlantic Health System, a leading health care delivery system in New Jersey, is once again the highest-rated New Jersey based system rated by credit agencies Moody’s and S&P.

Moody’s raised its rating for the health care organization from A1 to Aa3, the highest rating among all health care systems in New Jersey, with an outlook of “stable.” The ...

Taking your nutrition to the MAX will get you the BEST results!

We totally believe that nutrition is 80% of all the results at happen at the MAX Challenge of Springfield/Union! That's why we incorporate a very easy to follow nutrition plan!  This plan is specifically designed to ensure that you will lose weight, get stronger, and feel great, all while getting to enjoy all of your favorite foods!  No time to cook?  No problem! ...

One Simple Step Can Guard against a New Phone Scam

There is no summer vacation for phone fraud, and the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders advises Union County residents to be aware of a new scam circulating around the country.

“The Social Security Administration has issued a warning about a caller who poses as an employee in order to extract social security numbers and other personal information,” said Freeholder Chairman ...

Goodwill Tour Travels to Colombia and Malta This November

33rd annual GOODWILL TOUR to Colombia and Malta is nearing –  lead by long time Union, NJ resident,  Roxan Chen!

Do yourselves a world of good while doing goodwill for the world, as experienced on a Santa Goodwill Tour!

Scores of American travelers from all over the US are eagerly counting the days until they embark on yet another Goodwill Tour of a lifetime – this ...

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Revelations and Reunions Cause Ripples on Game of Thrones

In comparison to last Sunday’s mid-season episode, this week’s “Game of Thrones” was somewhat anticlimactic—but even still, there was never a dull moment.

Jon is the rightful heir to the Iron Throne. Although Sam ignored Gilly’s ramblings, she discovered a crucial fact among his growing pile of books: High Septon Maynard, under the Mad King’s reign, ...

Pancake is Looking for Forever Home

August 15, 2017

UNION, NJ - Say Hi to Pancake.

Pancake was found in a resident's backyard.  According to the Union Animal Shelter, he was most likely let go by his previous owner. The shelter is looking for his forever home.

The Union Animal Shelter is located at 980 Jefferson Avenue (behind Rt. 22 Home Depot).  They can be reached at 908-851-5230 ...

Important Reminder About Digging on Beach

August 9, 2017

LONG BEACH TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Long Beach Township Beach Patrol issued a note of warning on their Facebook page about digging large holes and ditches in the sand while visiting the shore.

 "You're here to relax and kick back,  leave the ditch digging to the pros. Usually out of view of lifeguards, we find a wild number of these projects when we are patrolling the ...

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