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Monday: Grand Opening of Union Dermatology & Skin Cancer Center

October 13, 2018

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 ...

Landmark Vauxhall BBQ Restaurant Hosts Grand Re-Opening

UNION, NJ – Mama’s Southern Style BBQ2 hosted a grand re-opening at their new location at 2083 Springfield Avenue in Vauxhall on Saturday.

Owner Chris Finnick said the U.S. Small Business Administration helped with financing so they could move out of a 750 square foot space on Springfield Avenue to a new 2,200 square foot facility just up the ...

Debate About Retail Sale of Legalized Marijuana Sparks Discussion

UNION, NJ – A lively debate on the potential for the retail sale of recreational marijuana, hosted by Union’s Regular Democratic Club, took place Monday night to a crowd of about 100 people at the VFW Post 2433.

Opposed to the legalization of marijuana, the debate featured Stephen Reid, Executive Director of New Jersey RAMP, Responsible Approaches to Marijuana Policy.  ...

Union Ranked #43rd Best Place to Live in America

UNION, NJ – Union has been selected as the 43rd Best Places to Live in America, according to

The ranking lists Union’s diversity among its essential traits.  “A majority-minority community, Union counts among its tongues Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, and French Creole.  The cultural mix manifests in the town’s lineup of holiday ...

Union Baker to Appear on Television Bake-Off Show, "Bake It Like Buddy"

UNION, NJ - When Juan Fernando Lopez came to the United States from Honduras, he never dreamed that someday he’d own a renowned, successful bakery.  And he never could have imagined that one day he would be a contestant on a television bake-off show.

But Lopez, owner of Conca D’Oro Pastry Shop on Stuyvesant Avenue, did just that -- and more.  Lopez will appear on ...

TAPinto Union Publisher: We Want to Hear From You

UNION, NJ - When it comes to reporting, TAPinto Union prides itself on delivering a different type of news. Whether government-related or stories of residents making a difference, promoting a community event or showing off the true beauty of the town, celebrating local students or highlighting the efforts of our brave first responders, we place great emphasis on what our readers ...

Township to Seek Resident's Opinion on Recreational Marijuana Sales

UNION, NJ – Union voters will have a chance to have their voices heard on the issue of permitting retail outlets for recreational marijuana in the township during the November election.

A resolution to place a referendum on the November 6 general election ballot to ascertain whether Union voters want to permit the retail sale of marijuana within the township was passed at Tuesday ...


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Westfield Veterinary Group Opens Ultramodern Animal Hospital in Union

September 18, 2018

24/7 Emergency Services Fill Large Void in the Region

Union, NJ –  After years of dreaming, planning, and building, Westfield Veterinary Group is proud to announce it has officially opened a second New Jersey hospital, located at 1325 Morris Avenue in Union.

Over 30 years ago, Richard W. Maus, DVM, Owner and Medical Director, purchased the original, primary care practice at 562 ...