Impact 100 Garden State "Meet & Mingle"

"The power of one multiplied by many creates an impact that can change lives." Any woman who shares a desire to make a difference in her community is invited to meet & mingle with Impact 100 Garden State and hear our story on Monday 12/9 at 12 noon at The Co-Co, 115 Summit Ave. We unite women's ideas and actions through philanthropy, and fund transformative grants that help local nonprofits expand and enhance their outreach and services. Come hear our story! Light lunch served. RSVP required at RSVP@impact100gardenstate.org

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  1. France Delle Donne
  2. member@impact100gardenstate.org
Mon, December 09
12:00 pm — 1:30 pm
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"The power of one multiplied by many creates an impact that can change lives." Any woman who shares a desire to make a difference in her community is invited to meet & mingle with Impact 100 Garden State and hear our story on Monday 12/9 at 12 noon at The Co-Co, 115 Summit Ave. We unite women's ideas and actions through philanthropy, and fund transformative grants that help ...

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Union to Host "I Have a Dream" Celebration on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 16, 2020

UNION, NJ – Union Mayor Michele Delisfort and the Township Committee have announced a Martin Luther King Jr. Day “I Have a Dream” community celebration on Monday, Jan. 20.

The event will feature an ensemble of local children performing a passionate reading of King’s iconic “I Have a Dream” speech in honor of his life and legacy.

“Dr.

Route 22 Eastbound Ramp to Fairway Drive to be Closed for Several Weeks for Drainage Pipe Repair

TRENTON, NJ – Beginning Wednesday, the ramp from Route 22 eastbound to Fairway Drive will be closed and detoured as part of a project to repair collapsed pipe, the New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) said.

Starting 9:00 a.m., Wednesday, January 15, NJDOT’s contractor I.E.W. Inc. is scheduled to close the right lane and shoulder of Route 22 eastbound in Union near ...

How to Improve Your Memory for People of All Ages at Union Public Library

UNION, NJ - These days it seems as though there’s too much to remember. Keeping track of computer passwords, doctors’ appointments and children’s schedules, or even where the keys are can be overwhelming. Never fear–Union Public Library is here to help.

Join the library for a very special program on How to Improve Your Memory: Five Pillars of Brain Health, on ...

Nia Jasmine Brown of Union Has Been Named to Clarkson University's Dean's List

January 18, 2020

POTSDAM, NY - Nia Jasmine Brown of Union, majoring in biology, was named to the Dean's List for the fall 2019 semester at Clarkson University.

Dean's List students must achieve a minimum 3.25 grade-point average and also carry at least 14 credit hours.

As a private, national research university, Clarkson is a leader in technological education and sustainable economic development ...

Taylor Heggins Named to Fall 2019 Dean's List at American International College

SPRINGFIELD, MA - Taylor Heggins, of Union, has been named to the Fall 2019 Dean's List at American International College. Dean's List students have achieved a 3.3 to 4.0 GPA.

Founded in 1885, American International College (AIC) is a private, co-educational, doctoral granting institution located in Springfield, Massachusetts, comprising the School of Business, Arts and Sciences, the ...

Union Student Makes High Honors at Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School

WALTHAM, M - Stephanie Enweonwu of Union, from the Class of 2021 at Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School, has been named to the high honor roll for the 2019 fall trimester.

Stephanie received high honors, which requires a grade point average of 3.6 or above for the marking period.

Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall is a coeducational day and boarding school located in Waltham, MA. With 190 years of ...

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Good News In the Schools (January 3 - 10)

UNION, NJ - Here's just a few things that happened in Union's schools this week: 

COMING SOON! Get your tickets to Monster Jam. You won't want to miss this fun afternoon with your Jefferson Family!

Connecticut Farms Elementary School PTA Tricky Tray Tickets are officially on sale today. For the first time ever we will be doing the Tray away from CFES. It will be ...

Opening New Doors & Expanding Access to Care

Among the stories you'll see on the latest AtlantiCast...

Atlantic Health System is making it easier than ever for pediatric patients to access care and a new partnership will help expand health care options in Somerset County!

For more, visit www.AtlantiCast.org!

 

 

Overlook Foundation Named to Prestigious National List of High Performers in Health Care Philanthropy

The Overlook Foundation, which supports the high-quality care of Atlantic Health System’s Overlook Medical Center, was recognized in the Community Hospital category of the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy’s (AHP) 2019 High Performer’s list, a designation given to less than 100 philanthropic organizations throughout the United States and Canada.

The Overlook Foundation, ...

The Turn of the Key by Ruth Ware

The Turn of the Key by Ruth Ware (Scout Press, 2019)

 

“3rd September 2017

Dear Mr. Wrexham,

I know you don’t know me but please, please, please you have to help me.”

 

With this intriguing opening, Ruth Ware launches her fifth  novel, The Turn of the Key, a mystery reminiscent of Gothic novels in its sinister and dark tone. However, the novel is ...

Burnet vs. Kawameeh Staff Volleyball Game Set for Jan. 23

January 10, 2020

UNION, NJ - The 2nd annual volleyball match between staff members at Burnet Middle School and Kawameeh Middle School is schedule for Thursday, Jan. 23.  

The match-up will be held in the Kawameeh Middle School gym, 490 David Terrace.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m.  There is an entrance fee of $3.00 per person.  A concession stand will be selling snacks.  For more ...

Local Man Caught with Huge Cache of Child Pornography Sentenced to 10 Years

January 18, 2020

ELIZABETH, NJ — A Westfield man caught with over 4,000 child pornography files was sentenced Friday to 10 years in state prison, authorities said.

Gregory L. Brown, 38, a resident of John Street, previously pled guilty to one count of first-degree possession of child pornography with the intent to distribute, the statement from acting Union County Prosecutor Lyndsay V. Ruotolo ...

Bound Brook Man Charged with Setting Fire that Destroyed Apartments

BOUND BROOK, NJ - A 28-year-old borough resident has been charged with setting the fire that destroyed two five-story apartment buildings under construction on East Main Street, along with several other nearby structures. 

Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson credits video footage from surveillance cameras and I-phone videos with helping to identify the suspect, Juan Hector ...

Fanwood Man Followed Home From Bank, Beaten During Armed Robbery, Police Say

FANWOOD, NJ — A 62-year-old borough man was released from the hospital Friday after being pistol whipped during an armed robbery in front of his home Thursday night, police said.

The robbery happened on Second Street near Burns Way at 8:52 p.m., said Police Chief Richard Trigo, who gave the following account:

The man told officers that a white Jeep Grand Cherokee followed him ...

Former City of Summit DCP Assistant Director Charged with Theft by Deception

ELIZABETH, NJ - The Union County Prosecutor's Office, as detailed in a news release issued by the City of Summit, has charged former City of Summit Department of Community Programs assistant director James Colucci, Jr. with two counts of theft by deception in the third degree and one count of impersonation / theft of identity in the third degree.

On February 21, 2019, ...

Delaware Man Arrested at School in Westfield Pleads Guilty to Gun Charge

WESTFIELD, NJ — The Delaware man arrested on the grounds of Tamaques Elementary School in June has pleaded guilty to second-degree possession of a firearm, authorities said.

Thomas J. Wilkie of Bear, Delaware, entered the plea Monday at Superior Court in Elizabeth, authorities confirmed.

The indictment states that he had a black Glock handgun in his possession, which he did not ...

Activist Protest Treatment of Woodbridge SeaQuest’s Animals

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — Whitney Malin’s vocation may be as a voice over performer, but her avocation is animal advocate. She regularly fosters dogs or cats in her home, and has often facilitated private adoptions so that owners who can’t keep their animals won’t surrender them to shelters. When the South Orange resident heard about the conditions in SeaQuest, an aquarium ...

New Jersey Date Night: Lettuce Eat Salad

January 12, 2020

New Jersey Date Night is a series on NJ Flavor by relationship writer Craig Rogers.

The days following the holiday season can be rather heavy — we’re heavy hearted that the celebrations are all over and heavier in the waistline from enjoying every last bite of the festivities. 

In New Jersey it’s difficult to say no to tasty treats like Christmas ...

Ice Pops & Elderberry Syrup: NJ Entrepreneur Gathers Fans as she Rolls with Seasons

When Pamela Beardslee started Puras Paletas, she assumed demand for her gourmet ice pops would drop with the temperature. The entrepreneur had a plan, though. To get through the winter, she would launch a sister business called Elderberry Kitchen and sell homeopathic immune boosters and cold remedies.

But after her first summer selling popsicles made with organic fruit and ...

12-Year-Old NJ Boy to Compete in Food Network’s ‘Kids Baking Championship’

This story first ran on TAPinto Belmar/Lake Como.

Anthony Fontanez is not one to give up. After two unsuccessful tries, the 12-year-old Belmar youngster will compete in the new season of Food Network’s “Kids Baking Championship.”

The St. Rose Grammar School seventh-grader is among 12 young bakers from across the country chosen for the competition show, which premieres at 9 ...

TAPintoTV Joins News12+ To Reach Millions of Online and Broadcast Viewers Across the Tri-State Metro Area

January 11, 2020

LITTLE FALLS, NJ -- Altice USA’s News 12+, a television news broadcast channel available on cable systems throughout the NY/NJ/CT tri-state area, has added TAPintoTV to its programming schedule. The weekly TAPintoTV program, which airs Sundays at 11AM EST, will feature topical news and lifestyle segments, reaching over 3 million viewers that comprise the News 12+ audience.

“An ...