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Clark Will be Home of L’Oréal's New Research and Development Center

November 14, 2018

CLARK, NJ – L’Oréal plans to build a new Research and Development facility on Terminal Avenue according to Clark Business Administrator John Laezza. 

Laezza  revealed during a recent Chamber of Commerce meeting that Clark was competing with Berkley Heights to be the future home of this corporate investment. Laezza said he has been in negotiations with ...

Clark Business Administrator Says Closing Date Set for Former A&P Property

CLARK, NJ – A closing on the sale of the former site of the A&P on Westfield Avenue is set for January 2019 according to John Laezza, Clark’s business administrator. 

This comes after Mayor Bonaccorso initiated legal proceedings toward condemnation in February and the Clark Planning Board ultimately recommended condemnation in August.

The building, which the mayor ...

Can You be a Match and Save a Life?

ELIZABETH, NJ — Learn how you can help save a life at the Be the Match Bone Marrow Registry Drive, sponsored by BetheMatch.org, to be held at 11 a.m. this Wednesday, Nov. 14, at the Trinitas Regional Medical Center Café, located at 255 Williamson St., Elizabeth.

Brandon Dillagard, an 8-year-old New Jersey resident, is one of many local patients searching for a ...

Fanwood Police Investigating Daytime Robbery at Martine Ave. Home

FANWOOD, NJ — Fanwood police are investigating a residential burglary in the 100 block of South Martine Avenue that occurred on Thursday, Nov. 8, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.. Entry was made by prying open a rear kitchen window.
"All residents are encourage to contact the Fanwood Police Department if they observe any suspicious activity, person or ...

Report: Arrested Cranford School Faculty Member Said He Would ‘Shoot up the Place’

CRANFORD, NJ — In a report obtained by TAPinto Cranford from the Union County Prosecutor’s Office, some disturbing details on the arrest of Orange Avenue School faculty member Matthew Acosta, 33, of Kenilworth, have been released. 

Certain portions have been partially redacted to omit personal identifying information. Detectives wrote in the ...

Arrested Cranford School Faculty Member to Undergo Mental Health Screening

CRANFORD, NJ — On Thursday afternoon, Mark Spivey, the Director of Communications for the Union County Prosecutor’s Office, released a statement on Matthew Acosta, a faculty member of Orange Avenue School who was arrested last Friday. 

"State Superior Court Judge Daniel R. Lindemann today granted the State's motion to remand defendant Acosta pending a ...

Lawsuit Contains Explosive Allegations Against Union School Leadership

UNION, NJ – An explosive lawsuit, naming the Union High School principal and members of the administration as defendants, was filed late last week on behalf of Union’s Director of Athletics alleging harassment and discrimination.

Township of Union Schools Athletic Director Linda Ionta, a Union school district employee for 29 years, filed suit last week against Union High School ...

South Ave., Center St. in Garwood Closed Wednesday for Paving

GARWOOD, NJ — South Avenue from East Street to West Street and Center Street from North Avenue to Beech Street will be closed from 8:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 7, Garwood Police announced Wednesday morning via Nixle.

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VIDEO: Clark Dad Shares Story of Son's Death to Opioids as Part of Clark PD's #NotEvenOnce Campaign

CLARK, NJ – “On April 5, 2016, my son Joseph Anthony Lanza passed away of a heroin fentanyl overdose,” Jose Lanza begins. “This is his story.”

Jose Lanza shared his son’s story in a short film, at the request of the Clark Police Department. TAPinto Clark first reported in June that the film would be shown to all Arthur L. Johnson High School ...

'Love Wins' Talk, Film Screening In Cranford Tuesday

CRANFORD, NJ -- Emily Sonnessa, 89, and Jan Moore, 84, know how powerful love is.

So does filmmaker Robin Kampf, who became friends with the New Jersey couple and then created the award-winning half-hour documentary, "Love Wins," which will be screened Tuesday, Sept. 6 at Union County College, followed by a discussion with Sonnessa, Moore and Kampf.

"People used to ...


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