Elizabeth

Elizabeth homicide under investigation

Authorities are investigating a fatal shooting that took place Thursday night in Elizabeth. Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Friday that the victim was identified as Teyvon Ray, 20, of Elizabeth. Police rushed to the area of Bond and…

NJ taxpayers got smoked in tobacco bond deal

Behind New Jersey’s Tobacco Bond Bailout, A Hedge Fund’s $100 Million Payday by Cezary Podkul | ProPublica TRENTON, N.J. — When state Treasurer Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff briefed lawmakers on New Jersey’s ailing budget in April, he brought good news. His office had just…

Woodbridge man shot dead in Elizabeth

Bilal Fullman, 25, of Woodbridge, was identified as the fatal gunshot victim found by police at about 8:50 p.m. on Friday. Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park said officers responding to a call at Oakwood Plaza discovered Fullman, suffering from…

Warinanco ribbon cutting ceremony

The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders, joined by elected officials and community leaders from Roselle, Elizabeth and Linden, marked the dedication of the new Warinanco Park Track and Field this week with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The new track…