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Mark Your Calendars and Save Time and Stress with TSA Pre✓®, Come to Springfield

August 21, 2017

SPRINGFIELD, NJ - To show appreciation for clients and the local community, Keller Williams Midtown Direct Realty will proudly be hosting a TSA Pre✓® Mobile Enrollment Event beginning on August 23rd.

TSA Pre✓® can save hours for travelers and there are other perks too!

More details on TSA Pre✓® process and ID/documentation you must bring are ...

Cinemark Theater and 2 Anchors Receive Approvals to Replace Route 22 Sears

WATCHUNG, NJ — Plans for a theater and two of the stores in the new shopping center that will replace Sears and Sears Auto Center on Route 22 and Terrill Road received approvals at Tuesday night's Watchung Planning Board Meeting. The next meeting, where final approval on the cinema is expected, is scheduled for Sept.19.

HomeSense and Sierra Trading Post are the ...

ConnectOne Bank Continues Commitment to Community

UNION, NJ – ConnectOne Bank considers itself a part of the local community.  In fact, said bank Chairman and CEO Frank Sorrentino, “supporting the community is our core function and we make sure to connect in ways that we hope make a difference.”

The Union branches of ConnectOne Bank have sponsored numerous events throughout town including Union Little League, the Winter ...

We're Hiring - Join the TAPinto Writing and Sales Team

ELIZABETH, NJ - TAPinto is expanding and we are looking for talented people to join our team. We currently have a few positions open in the Elizabeth area for writers, and sales professionals. 

Writers must have a degree, experience writing for news media and knowledge of AP Style. Bilingual is a Plus. 

Sales professionals must be energetic with at least two years of business ...

Union's Property Tax Reward Program Adds Merchants

UNION, NJ – New merchants continue to be added to the Union Property Tax Reward Program (PTRP), an initiative of the township and the Special Improvement District, launched over a year ago.

Under the PTRP, homeowners shopping at local participating merchants, receive rebates from sales and services in the form of property tax credits.  The more homeowners shop in town, the more ...

Landmark Watchung Sears on Route 22 Set to Close on Sept. 17

WATCHUNG, NJ -- Shoppers have until September 17 to make their final purchases from the landmark Sears store on Route 22 East at Terrill Road, according to employees at the store this morning. Signs both inside and outside the store promote Sears' going-out-of-business sales. 

In January, Sears announced a number of story closings, and it appeared for a time that the local ...

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, ...

Bed Bath & Beyond To Cut More Than 800 Jobs

UNION, NJ – Headquartered in Union, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. has announced a reduction of about 880 department and assistant store manager positions.

In a statement, the company said the reduction will impact half of its U.S. Bed Bath & Beyond stores and about a dozen U.S. buybuy BABY stores.  The organizational changes are estimated to generate cost savings of approximately ...

Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi Presents NJ Notary Training Seminar

Union County,  NJ -- Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi will host a Notary Training Seminar for New Jersey Notaries Public at the John H. Stamler Police Academy at 1776 Raritan Road in Scotch Plains on Friday, September 8, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Union County Surrogate James LaCorte, Esq. will present the legal aspects of the Notaries Public. County Clerk Rajoppi will outline the ...

New Rules Curtail Future Salon Growth in Union Center

UNION, NJ – Business and building owners in Union’s Special Improvement District (SID) were reminded this week about a recent amendment to Ordinance No 5412 A (1) when filling vacancies or renewing leases.

The amendment to the ordinance states that “no nail salon, hair salon, beauty salon, barbershop, or beauty bar shall be located within 1,000 feet of any existing nail ...

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Military Personnel and Service Providers Invited to Free Networking Mixer

August 21, 2017

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders invites military personnel and service providers to a free UC HERO networking mixer on Wednesday, August 23 at the Clubhouse at Union County’s Galloping Hill Golf Course at 3 Golf Drive in Kenilworth, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

“Experience in the military has provided many Union County residents with valuable skills and training,” ...