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City Crime Rises Again

ELIZABETH—Elizabeth continued to struggle with rising crime rates, while the rest of the Garden State saw a decline for the sixth year in a row, according to Attorney General Anne Millgram. Violent crime in Elizabeth increased by 4.4 percent in…

Bush Visits NJ

  COLTS NECK—George W. Bush was in Colts Neck Monday to raise money for GOP congressional candidates Leonard Lance and Christopher Myers.   This was the President’s second visit to New Jersey this year.  On March 28, Bush was in…

Construction Under Way On New Linden Library

 LINDEN – The Union County Improvement Authority broke ground yesterday on a significant new addition to Union County’s information infrastructure, the new Linden Library on East Henry Street.  The $7.6 million project was financed through the Improvement Authority.    “On…