Union

Justice’s last parade

UNION COUNTY — The county’s mounted police horse, Justice, will be retired after his last parade Monday, May 26, when Officer Frank Catena trailers him through Clark to honor fallen warriors on Memorial Day. Justice, who began his 14 year…

Democrat asking if City Hall is out of touch

RAHWAY — Four shootings in four months and a political speech that concentrated on plans to borrow $3 million for parks improvements has at least one Democrat questioning whether City Hall politicians are out of touch with the serious problems…

Third shooting in four months leaves Rahway teen paralyzed

RAHWAY — The city’s third shooting in four months left one city teenager paralyzed and another facing decades in prison, but police have not recovered the weapon used in any of three separate crimes. A dispute between two 16-year-old boys…

Newark Man Gets 9 Years For Union Township Robberies

ELIZABETH — A Newark man has been sentenced to nearly a decade in state prison in connection with the armed robberies of two Union Township convenience stores in 2012, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park announced Friday.

Rahway River Watershed Flood Control Group Meets Thursday

UNION TOWNSHIP — The Mayors Council Rahway River Watershed Flood Control will meet Thursday, Feb. 6 at 8 p.m. in the Union Township Municipal Building to discuss objectives for 2014 and the next steps on the Rahway River flood mitigation effort.

Union Township man charged with possession of handguns and explosives

UNION TOWNSHIP – A man was charged with multiple counts of possession after a cache of handguns and explosive materials were found by police in his Union Township home and his car. Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park said additional charges…

Police still investigating Rahway teenager’s shooting

RAHWAY — Police are investigating gunfire near the 600 block of Central Avenue at about 9:20 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 26 that resulted in the shooting of a teenage city boy. Capt. Joseph Simonetti said police found one victim, a…

NY Jets Linebacker Visits Boys & Girls Glub

New York Jets linebacker Demario Davis, pictured here reading to the children, visited Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County yesterday.

UNION — New York Jets linebacker Demario Davis visited Boys & Girls Clubs of Union County yesterday. He met with over 200 youth at the Union Club and discussed the importance of staying in school, making smart decisions, having a…