America Strong flyover 4/28/2020

This 40-minute joint flyover by the Navy’s Blue Angels and Air Force’s Thunderbirds is a salute to frontline COVID-19 responders. Times are subject to change. Residents should observe the flyover from the safety of their home-quarantine and should refrain from traveling to see the flyover. Social distancing should be practiced at all times. Stay home…

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Earth Day 2020 – At Home and Online Activities

Earth Day at Home webinar series presented by Rutgers Environmental Stewards Original article – In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, Rutgers Cooperative Extension announces its webinar series “Earth Day at Home”. This series will focus on steps everyone can take to protect the environment. We can all do our part to take…

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Come to your Census 2020


The 2020 Census is underway and the most important thing you can do is respond online, by phone, or by mail when you receive your invitation. Responding now will minimize the need for the Census Bureau to send census takers out into communities to follow up.

2020 Census Timeline Most households in the country will receive invitations to complete the 2020 Census beginning in mid-March. For the first time, you can choose to respond to the census online—in addition to responding by phone or by mail. In May 2020, census takers will begin following up with households that haven’t…

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‘9 pm routine’ promotes crime-prevention habits

Even a casual observer of news reports will have noticed recent stories about motor vehicle break-ins, sometimes repeated incidents in the same neighborhoods. While these incidents are vigorously investigated, local Police Departments are convinced there is more that residents can do to protect their vehicles and home. What started out as a local Florida effort…

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Report an Accident or Construction on Google Maps

If you are aware of an accident or construction zone creating a lane or road closure, you can report it on Google maps. This will help ease traffic around the scene as Google will re-route people away from the affected area. Not everyone uses Google Maps, but those that do will thank you. (I always…

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Tell Macmillan Publishers that you demand #eBooksForAll

#eBooksForAll Union County libraries are committed to promoting literacy and a love of reading with diverse collections, programs and services for all ages. Libraries are invested in making sure millions of people can discover and explore new and favorite authors through digital and print collections. Downloadable content and eBooks are often many reader’s front door…

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