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Community Announcements

July 2, 2022

UNION, NJ -- Historian Al Frazza‘s award-winning website RevolutionaryWarNewJersey.com is the most comprehensive field guide to NJ’s Revolutionary War historic sites ever compiled. It features photographs and information for 650 Revolutionary War historic sites across all 21 New Jersey counties, ...

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UNION, NJ – A "Pro-Test" march on Morris Avenue is set for Sunday afternoon in support of women's rights and the pro-choice movement. “After learning about the overturning of Roe v. Wade, I knew that this issue was going to have a massive impact on my future, since this opens the gate to ...

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UNION, NJ - There's still time to sign up for Union Public Library's 2022 Summer Reading Program, Oceans of Possibilities. The kickoff for the program will be held at Rabkin Park on Thursday, June 23, from 2 to 4 p.m.  The Summer Reading Program, sponsored by The Friends of the Union Public ...

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UNION, NJ – In the first few months of Union's Bike Share Program, residents and visitors have used the bikes to get around town, get to school, and just for fun. The Koloni bikes have been available since early April, said Union’s Assistant Business Administrator Bill Reyes.  Since that time, ...

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UNION, NJ – A Union man, along with thirteen other individuals, and a Union organization, along with five other organizations, were nominated and selected for their dedicated efforts to foster human rights, human relations, and human dignity among the people of Union County. The Union County ...

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UNION, NJ - A free car seat and bike safety inspection will be available to residents on Saturday, June 25 at Cioffi's Ristorante Italiano and Pizzeria. The Union Police Department, in conjunction with AAA Northeast, request all minors to bring their helmets along with their bikes for inspection ...

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UNION, NJ – Union police officers, township officials, students, residents and other community members participated in the annual Special Olympics Torch Run kickoff in front of the Union Police station on Friday morning. Participants ran the 2.2 miles to Millburn and passed off the torch to ...

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UNION, NJ - A van with a single occupant hit another van on the Garden State Parkway South Tuesday afternoon sending that van, which had 11 occupants, into the highway divider. Union Fire Chief Greg Ricciardi said, although the investigation is not yet complete, it appears the single driver may ...

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UNION/SPRINGFIELD, NJ - March for our Lives Union/Springfield Chapter is hosted for residents and youth leaders to voice, march, and get involved in helping stop gun violence. Saturday's march, June 11 from 8 to 10 a.m., will begin at the Springfield Town Hall, 100 Mountain Ave, Springfield, to ...

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UNION, NJ - Veterans, ladies auxiliary members, friends and family came together on Sunday afternoon at Galloping Hill Caterers in celebration of the 90th anniversary of the Michael A. Kelly Post #2433. "Thank you for letting us uphold the memory of our veterans and to continue to honor our ...

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UNION, NJ – On a beautiful afternoon in front of Town Hall, Union's 4th Annual Pride Month Flag Raising took place, recognizing the impact that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals have had on history locally, nationally, and internationally. "Let us not forget that we can't ...

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UNION, NJ -  Check out Union Public Library’s June virtual programs through Zoom.  Note: register for all events at: https://uplnj.org/events/list/.                          Meditation (Zoom) Thurs., June 2 at 11:30 am Join Bindu Bhatt for a virtual meditation session. No experience ...

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UNION, NJ - Hannah Caldwell Day will be commemorated twice on Sunday, June 5 at the Connecticut Farms Presbyterian Church, 888 Stuyvesant Avenue, service at 11 am, and at the Caldwell Parsonage, 909 Caldwell Avenue, from 2 to 5 p.m. The museum is hosting two new exhibits: "Hannah's At-Home ...

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UNION, NJ – It was a picture-perfect Monday morning when hundreds turned out for Union’s Veterans Alliance Memorial Day Parade kick off on Stuyvesant Avenue, led by its grand marshal Brig. Gen. Edward Chrystal, a former Connecticut Farms School student. “Let’s take the day, not only as a day of ...

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UNION, NJ - The Township of Union Veterans' Alliance Memorial Day Parade is back. Parade begins at 10:00 on Monday, May 30. Best viewing is from Pearl Harbor Square on Stuyvesant Ave.  The parade will feature music by the Uptown String Band, floats, show cars, military units and vehicles, ...

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UNION, NJ - The Union Police Department is seeking school crossing guards. Those interested must be at least 18 years of age and a Union resident.  They must pass a background investigation and medical screening.  The applicant must be of good moral character, according to a social media post ...

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UNION, NJ - Vauxhall Road, from Highland Avenue to the Essex County line in Union, will be under construction on or about Tuesday, May 31, Union officials have said. It is anticipated the work will take approximately 9 nights to complete, weather permitting. The work being performed will consist ...

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UNION, NJ - The Portuguese American Civic Association (PACA) is inviting all residents to the Portuguese Flag Raising Ceremony on Wednesday, June 1. The event will take place in front of Union's town hall, 1976 Morris Avenue, at 7 p.m.   At the 2021 flag raising event, Consulate General of ...

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UNION, NJ - Feeling tethered to your desktop or laptop?  Need quick access to files to share when you're on the go? The Union Public Library can help.  An event, "Google Drive Cloud Storage", will be held on Thursday, May 26 at 12 p.m.  Google Drive Cloud Storage allows you to access your work ...

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UNION, NJ - The Union Township Education Association's Nick Nugent Memorial Golf Outing raises funds for Union High School senior scholarships. The golf outing is scheduled for June 28 beginning at 9 a.m. at Galloping Hill Golf Course.  Registration includes golf, a BBQ lunch, a registration ...

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UNION, NJ - Union's annual Bike Rodeo is set for tomorrow, Saturday, May 21, beginning at 8 a.m.   The Bike Rodeo begins behind Town Hall (1976 Morris Avenue) and follows a traffic-free route. Traffic will be impacted on the following streets.  Union Police will be on-site to assist residents ...

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UNION, NJ – An institution and icon in the Vauxhall community, and later in the East Orange area, Paul R. Hayes passed away on May 4. Hayes was born and raised in the Vauxhall section of Union.  He attended Winston-Salem State University, where he was inducted into the Clarence (Big House) ...

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UNION, NJ - Union's annual Memorial Day Parade, hosted by the Township of Union Veterans' Alliance, is set for Monday, May 30 at 10 a.m.  A reenactment and memorial program will be held at Honor Roll Park beginning at noon. Union's Memorial Day Parade commemorates the men and women who lost ...

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UNION, NJ - Stuyvesant Avenue northbound, from Morris Avenue to Axon Street, will be closed on Tuesday for emergency electrical work. PSE&G crews will be working in the Union Center area from 9 a.m. to 3 to 4 p.m. Tuesday.   Emergency underground wire repair from Sunday night’s fire/water ...

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UNION, NJ - Union's 2022 Bike Rodeo (bike, walk, skate) will be held on Saturday, May 21 from 8 to 11 a.m. Bring your bikes to the start of the event behind Town Hall (1976 Morris Avenue).  Union police will be handing out free helmets, giveaway bags, water bottles and more.  The ride follows ...

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UNION, NJ - The Friends of the Union Public Library are hosting a fundraiser to support the Library on May 25, 4:30 to 9 p.m., at Tiff's Burger and Ale House at 1637 Vauxhall Road. Ten percent of all proceeds support the work of The Friends. Who are The Friends and what do they do? The Friends ...

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UNION, NJ - Tickets are currently available for the township's upcoming, "You, Me and a Cup of Tea" Mother's Day Celebration & Fundraiser on Sunday, May 15. Participants will enjoy an afternoon of tea, scones, pastries, and more as they mingle, have fun and enjoy tours of the Liberty Hall ...

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UNION, NJ - The Rotary Club of Union has announced the return of the Eloquence Soiree. The Soiree will be celebrated Wednesday, June 8, at The Galloping Hill Caterers beginning at 5:30 p.m. The Rotary Excellence in Education Award will be presented to Jill Hall, Student Assistance Counselor of ...

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UNION, NJ - The Union High School PTA is hosting a clothing drive on Saturday, May 7, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.  Items can be dropped off near the front entrance.   The PTA is collecting: Wearable and usable clothing Shoes (need to be in a separate bag) Belts Handbags Linens Stuffed ...

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UNION, NJ - The Union Township Education Association (UTEA) is hosting a free family-friendly event, "Union Reads 2022" on Friday, May 13. Activities for students will include story telling, arts and crafts, and snacks.  Each student will receive a book and knapsack. The event is open to Union ...

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