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Street Closures and Parking Information for Saturday's St. Patrick's Day Parade

March 15, 2019

UNION, NJ – Street closures and detours will be in place on Saturday as the Annual Union County St. Patrick’s Day Parade steps off from Commerce and Morris Avenues at 1:00 p.m.  The parade proceeds east on Morris Avenue, then south on Stuyvesant Avenue, ending at Roosevelt Avenue.


The parking lots on Stowe Street will be accessible via Vauxhall Road or ...

Township of Union Education Foundation Sponsoring Raffle

UNION, NJ - The Township of Union Education Foundation, a non-profit charitable organization whose purpose is to raise funds to sponsor innovative and educational programs in Union's public schools, is sponsoring a raffle.


The cost of a ticket is $5. First Prize is a $500 gift card donated by BCB Community Bank.  Second Prize is a $250 gift card donated by ...

Union High School PTA Clothing Drive

UNION, NJ - The Union High School PTA will be hosting a clothing drive.  The PTA will receive a donation for the total poundage collected.  Residents are asked to put clothing items in well-tied plastic bags.

The following items can be donated:

Wearable and usable clothing
Shoes (need to be in a separate bag)
Stuffed animals
Small toys
Bikes ...

Recreational Opportunities for Individuals with Disabilities Program


UNION, NJ - Registration is now open for Union Recreation Department's 2019 R.O.I.D Program.

This grant funded program, for children in grades 3 to 8, provides inclusive recreational activities such as art, music and gym activities between general education students and special needs students, while building social skills in a variety of leisure settings. 

The ...

Union Public Library Celebrates National Library Week the Entire Month of April with Special Promotions

UNION, NJ - The Union Public Library will celebrate National Library Week the entire month of April with a campaign to bring patrons back to the Library.  

The public is invited to stop by either the Main Library or the Vauxhall Branch during the month of April to take advantage of these library promotions:

Erase overdue fines (up to $50 per card)
Replace lost library cards for ...

Vauxhall Women's Month Program: Highlighting Great Women of the Community

UNION, NJ - A panel discussion is set for Saturday, March 9, with keynote speaker Union Mayor Michele Delisfort.

The inaugural Vauxhall Women's Month Program will be held at the Golden Rule Lodge, 221 Oswald Place beginning at 1:00 p.m.  Light refreshments will be served.  

For additional information, contact Rev. Angela Battle at or Deborah ...

Join the Township of Union Team as They Run the Lincoln Tunnel 5K to Benefit the Special Olympics

UNION, NJ – Union is inviting its residents to join “Team Union,” as they participate in the 2019 Lincoln Tunnel Challenge 5K to benefit the New Jersey Special Olympics and the 25,000 athletes they serve. The race will be taking place on Sunday, April 28 from 8:00 to 10:30 a.m.

“This is going to be a great opportunity for the Township of Union and its residents to come ...

Union Center to Welcome Sharlee Jeter for Women's History Month

UNION, NJ – Sharlee Jeter, co-author of “The Stuff”, will be coming to Union Center in celebration of Women’s History Month.

The event is an open-panel discussion and book signing.  Hosted by Union’s Special Improvement District, the event will take place on March 10 at DAVA Latin Fusion, 1020 Stuyvesant Avenue, from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

 “We ...

2019 Autism Awareness Month Poster Design Contest

UNION, NJ - The Township of Union's ADA Committee is hosting a 2019 Autism Awareness Month Poster contest.  

Union High School students can participate for a chance to win a gift card prize, recognition from the Township Committee, and have their artwork displayed throughout town.  Students who wish to participate should visit the Guidance Department at school, where they ...

Open House at Union Public Library Provides Information on Free English Classes for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) to All Interested New Jersey Residents

UNION, NJ - The Union Public Library will soon be offering Free English Classes for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) to all interested New Jersey residents.

The public is invited to hear about the program at an Open House at the Main Library on Thursday, February 28,  from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.  The library is located at 1980 Morris Avenue.

To learn more about the program or the Open ...


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