Springfield

AAA Hosts Coat & Toy Drive To Benefit Underprivileged Families

SPRINGFIELD—AAA New Jersey invites its members and the general public to donate to its annual Coat & Toy drive which – through partnerships with Jersey Cares and the United Way of Essex & West Hudson – will benefit less fortunate individuals and families in New Jersey.

AAA New Jersey To Host Child Safety Seat Check

SPRINGFIELD—Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for children under age 14, due in large part to the non-use and improper use of child safety seats and seat belts. To educate parents and caregivers about how to properly…

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.

Police Urge Residents To Be Aware Of Burglary Ring

UNION COUNTY—With startling frequency a band of criminals have been burglarizing homes in a number of western Union County municipalities, the authorities said. It is believed that between Nov. 25, 2008 and Aug. 6, 2009, the group has been responsible…

Local Residents Earn Degrees

NEW YORK, N.Y.—Four local residents graduated from the LIM – The College for the Business of Fashion at the college’s 70th annual commencement on May 22. [smartads] They are: • Julie Roderick of Colonia, who graduated with a Bachelor of…