Category: Winfield

Winfield standoff suspect charged  

A man who threatened police officers with a knife in Winfield on Tuesday, prompting a standoff lasting several hours, is facing multiple criminal charges, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park and Winfield Police Chief Walter Berg jointly announced Wednesday.…

Stay in touch with elected officials

Many citizens complain about government but only a few ever reach out to elected leaders to let them know what things should be done differently. In a representative democracy, staying in contact with elected officials is as much as responsibility…

Nurses graduate UCC & Trinitas

A class of 46 completed the co-operative nursing program offered through Trinitas School of Nursing and Union County College (UCC) in May. The graduates now hold nursing diplomas and Associate in Science degrees granted at graduation exercises held recently at…

Zumba for Cancer June 12

Zumba for Cancer Fundraiser June 12th,   7:00-8:30 pm Reformed Church of Linden 600 North Wood Ave All proceeds benefit the Beverly Muschiatti Cancer Fund  “ DANCE for a Good Cause to Fight Cancer ” Adults $ 12      Kids $ 8…

NJ taxpayers got smoked in tobacco bond deal

Behind New Jersey’s Tobacco Bond Bailout, A Hedge Fund’s $100 Million Payday by Cezary Podkul | ProPublica TRENTON, N.J. — When state Treasurer Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff briefed lawmakers on New Jersey’s ailing budget in April, he brought good news. His office had just…