Linden

Missing autistic boy located by police

Investigators sought assistance from the public before locating an autistic Elizabeth boy who was reported missing overnight. Elizabeth police reported finding the boy in Linden on Friday. Shortly before 9 p.m. Thursday, March 12, David Isaac Bardales, 12, left the 400 block of Rosehill…

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…

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…

Superfund sites in New Jersey

For decades it was standard practice to dump waste on the ground, in rivers or to leave it out in the open. As a result, thousands of uncontrolled or abandoned contaminated sites were created. Some common contaminated sites include abandoned…