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Traveling Literary Theater Brings “Your Ghost Story” To Cranford

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CRANFORD—The Friends of the Cranford Public Library will welcome back the Traveling Literary Theater to present “Your Ghost Story” on Wednesday, Oct. 30, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center. The Community Center is located at 220 Walnut Avenue.

Slain Cranford Woman’s Body Found In Newark

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UNION COUNTY — Authorities identified human remains recovered in Newark on Sunday as belonging to the Cranford woman who was the victim of a homicide in Union Township last week, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Monday.

Union County College Designated As A Military Friendly School

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CRANFORD – Union County College was recently honored for the first time as one of the top 20 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools nationwide to make G.I. Jobs magazine’s 2014 list of Military Friendly Schools. This designation highlights those institutions that are doing the most to embrace military students and ensure their success in the classroom and after graduation.

Union County College Alumni Association Brings “The Castle” to Cranford

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CRANFORD – On Oct. 28, the Union County College Alumni Association will present the Off-Broadway play, The Castle. The play features four ex-convicts, who tell their stories about the obstacles criminal offenders confront upon their release. The production will be held at 3 p.m. in the Roy Smith Theater at the college’s Cranford campus.

Cranford Community Center To Host Staged Play Reading

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CRANFORD—The Friends of the Cranford Public Library will sponsor a staged reading of Act I of By the Shores of Alluvtoomey by Michael McGoldrick on Saturday, Oct. 26, at 2 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center, located at 220 Walnut Avenue.

Union Township Man Charged With First-Degree Murder In Cranford Woman’s Death

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UNION — A Union Township man has been charged with first-degree murder in connection with the death of a Cranford woman earlier this week, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Thursday.

Union County College President Named Middle States Commissioner

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CRANFORD – Union County College President Margaret M. McMenamin was elected to be a commissioner for the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Dr. McMenamin’s three-year term will begin on Jan. 1, 2014, and run through the end of 2016.