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Early Morning Accident Will Have Lingering Effect on Route 22 East

October 21, 2018

UNION, NJ – Union police and firefighters responded to an overturned car on Route 22 early Sunday morning.

According to Union Fire Chief Mike Scanio, a car rolled over in the vicinity of 2650 Route 22 east, near the Applebee’s entrance at about 3:00 a.m.  The driver was out of the car when emergency personnel arrived and sustained minor injuries.

Two utility poles on Route ...

Townley Presbyterian Church to Hold Rummage Sale

UNION, NJ - It’s that time of year again!  For the month of October, Townley Presbyterian Church is concentrating their efforts on hosting Townley’s most successful rummage sale yet.  They have been collecting items since their last sale in the Spring.  They have closets stocked with items in the chapel’s basement.  But ...

Union High School's College and Career Night

UNION, NJ - More than 90 representatives from colleges and universities, vocational and technical schools, business and career schools, and the military will be available at College and Career Night on Wednesday, October 24, from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

There will be an optional session for parents on financial aid from 7:00 - 7:45 p.m.

The event will be held in the Union High School ...

More Than Sad: Suicide Prevention for Parents


UNION, NJ - The Township of Union Public Schools will present "More than Sad: Suicide Prevention for Parents" program.

Parents will learn to recognize signs of depression and other mental health problems, initiate a conversation with their child, and him or her help.

The event will take place on October 18 in the Union High School library, 2350 N. Third Street and ...

Union Public Library Announces Small Business Boot Camp: A Series of Informative Events for Local Small Business Owners

UNION, N.J. – The Union Public Library (UPL) invites you to attend Small Business Boot Camp, a series of informative events, in November, to help you expand and grow your small business. Below is the upcoming schedule of events:


 Women's Entrepreneurial Information Session, Government Contracts Wednesday, November 14 from 1:00 —2:00 p.m.

Presented by the ...

Union Public Library Announces Computer Basics Series: From Keyboard to Internet

Union, N.J. – Union Public Library (UPL) invites you to attend Computer Basics, a series of events to teach what you need to know to use a computer and the Internet.  Throughout November, the Union Public Library will offer classes at the Vauxhall Branch (123 Hilton Avenue, Vauxhall) to bring you up to speed on using a computer and the Internet.  Computer work stations will ...

Oakland Avenue to be Closed for Paving on Tuesday, Oct. 16

UNION, NJ – Union police are advising residents and drivers of a major road closure anticipated for next week.

The entire length of Oakland Avenue, from Vauxhall Road to Stuyvesant Avenue, will be closed for paving from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 16.

Police say no traffic will be allowed on the roadway during that time.  Detours will be in place.  ...

Union Public Library to Undergo Major Renovation: Seeking Public's Input

UNION, NJ – The Union Public Library is in the planning stages for their upcoming renovation and they are looking for the public’s opinion on what the new library should look like.

Open meetings are scheduled for public input as follows:

Adult users:  Friday, Oct. 12, 1:00 – 2:00 ...

Union to Celebrate "Four Centuries in a Weekend"

UNION, NJ - The Caldwell Parsonage, 909 Caldwell Avenue, Union, will participate in Union County's “Four Centuries in a Weekend:  A Journey through Union County’s History” Saturday, October 20 and Sunday, October 21 (12:00 – 5:00 p.m. both days).  

The Parsonage is depicted on the seal of the County of Union and is a National Parks site; an NPS ...

Today's Union Farmers Market Cancelled

UNION, NJ - The Union Farmers Market, scheduled for every Thursday afternoon from June through October, has been canceled today due to the approaching hurricane and rainy weather.

The Market will resume next Thursday with TreeLicious Orchards & Just Made Bakery and many more vendors.


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