Union County

Local Teens Assemble Hero Packs

UNION COUNTY – Four high school students from the Union County 4-H Program, Bria Barnes and Lilia Perez of Scotch Plains, Lindsay Nichnadowicz of Cranford and Paul Szetela of Elizabeth recently assembled Hero Packs while attending the North Jersey 4-H…

OSHA Cites Linden Business After Worker Deaths

LINDEN – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited North East Linen for multiple alleged safety and health violations after a double fatality at the company’s Linden facility. OSHA initiated its investigation on Dec.…

Unico Presents Scholarships

Unico Presents Scholarships—Unico National’s Elizabeth Chapter recently presented scholarships to Cara Bani, Joseph Haines, Strawberry Gallagher and Louis Edward DiPaola (pictured left to right above). Also pictured in the background, are Unico President Joe Sutera and Deacon Joe Caporaso of…

Rahway Student Honored

Rahway Student Honored—Adriana Angrisani, a sixth grade student at Rahway Middle School, was chosen as an honoree representing Union County in the 30th annual Wallenberg Honors Program. The ceremony was held at Parsippany Hills High School, on Wednesday, May 13.…

Onwards And Upwards

Onwards And Upwards—Members of the Class of 2015 at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison officially entered the sixth grade and Middle School on the morning of Wednesday, June 4, during a “Moving Up Ceremony” inside the school’s All-Purpose Room. Andrew…

Mayor Congratulates Scholarship Winners

Mayor Congratulates Scholarship Winners—Mayor Richard J. Gerbounka recently congratulated two scholarship winners: Jennifer E. Noble of Union Catholic High School (left) and Lucia Oubina from Linden High School. Oubina was awarded $1,000 Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship. This scholarship is…

Farmer’s Market Vouchers Available To Eligible Seniors

ELIZABETH – Eligible Union County seniors can receive $20 in vouchers from the state’s Farmer’s Market Program. To be eligible for the vouchers, an individual must be a resident of Union County and be 60 or older. Annual income for…