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RTSP Gun Range Opens in Union

December 14, 2018

UNION, NJ – A new, state-of-the art, 3,500 sq. ft. gun range opened on Saturday in Union with hundreds of visitors, gun enthusiasts and guests in attendance to get a look at the newest RTSP location.

The new RTSP facility is located at 2438 Rt. 22 East and includes a premier indoor shooting range, store, training facility, and a full-service coffee shop. 

“Our motto here ...

Union Center Holds Four Grand Openings / Ribbon Cuttings

UNION, NJ – Union Center’s recent Shop and Eat Local event featured a series of ribbon cuttings for four new Union Center businesses.

In recognition of “Small Business Saturday”, Union’s Special Improvement District, township officials and residents visited four grand openings/re-openings and ribbon cuttings around the Center.

“We’re so proud to see ...

Victoria’s Secret Westfield Store to Close by January

The Westfield location is among 20 of the lingerie retailer's stores slated to close nationwide.

WESTFIELD, NJ — The lingerie retailer did not return requests for comment for this story, but it’s no longer a secret: Victoria’s Secret Westfield location is slated close.

The principal of 235 Associates LLC, owner of the building at 233 East Broad St., declined to comment ...

Union Residents Reminded to Shop Local

UNION, NJ - Tomorrow is Shop Small Saturday and Union Center merchants are ready.

In addition to great deals all around, the Center will be hosting an official ribbon cutting ceremony for their newest merchants: 

12:00 p.m. - Lagar Restaurant Ribbon Cutting; 12:30 - Jammed Up Bakery Ribbon Cutting; 12:45 - Cricket Ribbon Cutting; 1:00 p.m. - OT's Lounge


Planning Board Approves New Lidl Supermarket Sign; Grand Opening Coming Soon

UNION, NJ – A Lidl Supermarket, set to open in Union in mid-November, requested a variance from the Planning Board last week for a sign variance in connection with the project.

Attorney Stephen Hehl, representing the applicant, Lidl U.S. Operations, LLC, said the Planning Board previously approved the project and a grand opening is anticipated on November 14.  At the Planning Board ...

Phase II of the Summit Court Redevelopment Project Gets Approval to Proceed

UNION, NJ – Applicants for Phase II of the Summit Court Redevelopment on Clermont Terrace , a residential rental property off  Magie Avenue, came before the Planning Board at a recent special meeting for site plan approval including  two minor zoning deviations.

“This project was before this Board not too long ago,” said the applicant’s attorney Stephen ...

Monday: Grand Opening of Union Dermatology & Skin Cancer Center

UNION, NJ - A grand opening of Union Dermatology & Skin Cancer Center will take place Monday, October 15, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

All are welcomed to 440 Chestnut Street, Union -- near the Five Points area.  For information, call 732-679-6300

Union Dermatology & Skin Cancer Center treats all ages and skin conditions --  acne, ...

Plans in Place for Burlington Coat Factory Move to Vacant Toys R Us Store

UNION, NJ – The Union Planning Board heard a request Thursday night for a minor site variance for a change to the vacant Toys R Us building on Morris Avenue.

Lease negotiations are currently underway for the 48,000 sq. ft. store at 1701 Morris Avenue to become the future home of a Burlington Coat Factory store.  The location is in the Lowe's Shopping Center, home to Toys R ...

Union Receives $100,000 Award as Part of Innovation Planning Challenge

TRENTON, NJ – Union is among nine communities to receive an Innovation Challenge Planning Funds award from the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (EDA) for economic planning services as part of the Innovation Planning Challenge.

Union has been awarded a $100,000 award to "develop a plan to expand within Union the current incubator housed at the Institute for Life Science ...

Garden State Motel Site Deemed Area in Need of Redevelopment

UNION, NJ – The Planning Board Thursday night unanimously voted to recommend to the Township Committee that they designate an area on Route 22 containing the Garden State Motel, Chuck E. Cheese and an abandoned gas station an “area in need of redevelopoment.”

An “area in need of redevelopment” investigation was conducted on the Route 22 East study area, known as ...


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Atlantic Health System Named a Best Workplace for Diversity For Third Year in a Row

December 11, 2018

Atlantic Health System has once again been recognized for its commitment to diversity by being named number 77 on the FORTUNE ‘Best Workplaces for Diversity’ list– the third year in a row Atlantic Health System has earned this recognition from the national publication. As a leading provider of health care in New Jersey with more than 16,500 team members, Atlantic Health System ...