Category: Union County

Mayor Steinman crashes city car

Interim appointee Samson Steinman attacked his opponent in the June 3 primary election for mayor and pledged to wage a 'positive campaign' in a single pre-recorded message broadcast to voters by telephone.

After what one source called a late night at Butch Kowal’s tavern and drinks at the home of another city elected official, Mayor Samson Steinman smashed his city vehicle into a parked car but police responded in the incident at 5:38…

One dead, two injured in Plainfield shooting

A shooting that left one Plainfield man dead and two others injured late Wednesday evening is under investigation, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Thursday. The deceased victim has been identified as 25-year-old Marcus Ellis. Plainfield Police Division…

Rahway crash snarls traffic

A collision on St George’s Avenue tied up traffic in the vicinity of Milton Avenue this morning, as emergency crews responded to the scene. Images of the crash reveal what appeared to be a two car collision that sent one…