Newark Pair Charged In Connection With Springfield Bank Robbery


SPRINGFIELD — A Newark man and woman arrested late last week and charged in connection with a bank robbery in Parsippany-Troy Hills have been additionally charged with being responsible for a recent bank robbery in Springfield, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Monday.

Calvary Assembly Announces Christmas & New Years Services

SPRINGFIELD — Calvary Assembly of God will hold special services to celebrate Christmas and New Years. On Tuesday, Dec. 24, at 6 p.m. the church will hold a candlelight Christmas Eve Communion service to celebrate the birth of Jesus as…

One year of senseless silence on gun violence

Voice of the People by James J. Devine

One year ago today, we lost 26 fellow Americans to gun violence at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut. We lost 20 of our youngest students, and six dedicated school workers. To mark the anniversary of that tragedy with…

Union County Libraries Team Up For Holiday Food Drive


UNION COUNTY — Libraries are inviting their patrons to help check out hunger this holiday season with donations to a food drive. From Nov. 25 – Dec. 16, Union County Public Libraries will be accepting donations of non-perishable food items to benefit the New Jersey Community Food Bank and other local food pantries.

Springfield Public Library Announces Adult Programs For December


SPRINGFIELD — The Springfield Free Public Library’s adult department has announced its upcoming programs for December. All are free and open to the public. Assistive listening devices are available upon request. For additional information, call the Library at (973)376-4930 or see the Library’s website: www.sfplnj.org.