Garwood

Garwood Woman Pleads Guilty To Neglect Charge

ELIZABETH—Ermina Errico, a Garwood resident accused of controlling her daughter’s life, forcing her to wear trash bags as clothing, pled guilty in Union County Superior Court this morning to neglect, said Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.

Woman Charged With Neglect In Death Of Daughter

ELIZABETH—For more than two decades, a Garwood woman dictated the terms of her daughter’s life, controlling what she ate and forced her daughter to wear trash bags as clothing, said Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow. On Wednesday, a Union County Grand…

Police To Crack Down On Drunk Driving This Weekend

Beginning Aug. 21 and running through Sept. 7, a total of 236 local and county law enforcement agencies, as well as the New Jersey State Police, will be cracking down on drivers operating their vehicles and motorcycles while intoxicated.

Hands-On Green Learning In Store For Union County Students

SCOTCH PLAINS – Middle school students throughout Union County may learn about sustainability this fall by building their own wind turbines and cooking with solar energy. The hands-on activities took place during a “Green Boot Camp” for middle school teachers. The camp was developed through a partnership between Honeywell and Union County Vocational-Technical Schools, to help middle school teachers learn about the latest green education tools.

Kean Students Graduate With Honors

UNION – Kean University held commencement ceremonies for its graduate and undergraduate students in May. Among the degree recipients were more than 600 students who graduated with honors, the largest group in the university’s history to graduate with distinction.

Union County Clerk’s Office Warns Of Property Deed Scam

ELIZABETH – The Union County Clerk has warned owners of commercial and residential property in the county to beware of people who offer to sell them a certified copy of the deed to their property. Some of these companies are targeting non-English-speaking homeowners.

Local Residents Receive Academic Honors

BOSTON, Mass. – The following local students were recently named to Northeastern University’s dean’s list for the 2009 spring semester, which ended in May: Clark resident, Yevgeniya Baraz, who is majoring in international affairs. Clark resident, Matthew Zucosky, who is…