Roselle Councilman Charged With Ballot Tampering

TRENTON –Roselle Borough Council President Jamel Holley was charged with illegally filling out a portion of the absentee ballots of voters in the 2006 Democratic primary for Borough Council, Attorney General Anne Milgram announced.

One-Stop Career Center Opens At New Elizabeth Location

ELIZABETH—Union County’s One-Stop Career Center has moved to a new location in Elizabeth at 921 Elizabeth Avenue. The One-Stop offers free services and training for job seekers every weekday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., and remains open until 6 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. English and Spanish are spoken.

Roselle Mentoring Program Debuts With Great Success

ROSELLE—United Way of Greater Union County’s new peer to peer mentoring partnership at Abraham Clark High School in Roselle has been a great success. The program pairs high school juniors with eighth grade students to help “at risk” students maximize their potential.

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.

R & B Star Leela James Will Headline Final Roselle Summer Concert

ROSELLE – International sensation Leela James will play to an anticipated crowd of 1,000 at the final Roselle Urban Enterprise Zone Summer Concert of 2009 on Friday, Aug. 21. The concert, held from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Roselle…

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.