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  • Ahr is first kicker to be named MVP; Leads Middlesex County past Union County 23-7
    by JR Parachini on Fri, Jul 19th, 2019 at 3:49 am

    UNION – Aaron Ahr was sent out five times to do his job. The task at hand on those important occasions was to kick the ball through the uprights. Ahr didn’t disappoint. At all. Ahr, wearing No. 11, produced 11 points to lead the Middlesex County All-Stars to a come-from-behind 23-7 win over the Union […] The post Ahr is first kicker to be named MVP; Leads Middlesex County past Union County 23-7 appeared first on Union News Daily. […]

  • Union County LocalSource Photos – July 18th Edition
    by editor on Thu, Jul 18th, 2019 at 5:17 pm

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  • Digital scanners are introduced on select NJ Transit buses
    by editor on Wed, Jul 17th, 2019 at 3:16 pm

    UNION COUNTY, NJ — NJ Transit has begun a pilot program on select bus routes to introduce a new fare-payment technology. Since June 6, customers on several NJ Transit buses have been using an onboard ticket-validation system that scans barcodes on paper and mobile tickets. This program is the first step toward the future acceptance […] The post Digital scanners are introduced on select NJ Transit buses appeared first on Union News Daily. […]

  • LINDEN – Galloping Hill Cruisers Nite (July 2019)
    by editor on Tue, Jul 16th, 2019 at 6:38 pm

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  • Union County LocalSource Photos – July 11th Edition
    by editor on Tue, Jul 16th, 2019 at 6:11 pm

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  • Rick Iacono had a wit and wisdom about sports and life second to none
    by JR Parachini on Tue, Jul 16th, 2019 at 2:26 pm

    Richard E. Iacono was a “one-of-a-kind” type of coach. That’s too bad. There should be more like Rick. The former highly-successful wrestling and softball mentor at Governor Livingston – a coach with a wit and wisdom about not only sports, but life in general second to none – passed away Monday at the age of […] The post Rick Iacono had a wit and wisdom about sports and life second to none appeared first on Union News Daily. […]

  • Route 22 roadwork to begin in August
    by Liv Meier on Tue, Jul 16th, 2019 at 12:42 pm

    UNION, NJ — Construction on westbound side of U.S. Route 22 between Vauxhall Road to the west of Bloy Street is set to begin by the end of the month and will take about a year to complete, according to state Department of Transportation officials. Both lanes will be open during construction during daytime hours […] The post Route 22 roadwork to begin in August appeared first on Union News Daily. […]

  • Decrepit Garwood factory collapses onto Route 28
    by Brian Trusdell on Mon, Jul 15th, 2019 at 8:38 pm

    GARWOOD, NJ — A partial collapse of the vacant Garwood Paperboard factory injured no one but closed a major county thoroughfare July 3 for nearly 12 hours and wiped out power in more than 600 homes and businesses on one of the hottest days of the year. The three-story, century-old building originally had been slated […] The post Decrepit Garwood factory collapses onto Route 28 appeared first on Union News Daily. […]

  • Union County LocalSource Photos – July 4th Edition
    by editor on Tue, Jul 9th, 2019 at 7:38 pm

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  • More apartments could be coming to area around Roselle Park Train Station
    by Liv Meier on Sun, Jul 7th, 2019 at 9:33 pm

    ROSELLE PARK, NJ — A 1-acre property near the train station could soon be home more than 60 apartments and commercial space, according to preliminary redevelopment plans presented at the June 20 meeting of the mayor and Borough Council. Tony Gallerano, of the municipal land use board planner Harbor Consultants, outlined the project for the […] The post More apartments could be coming to area around Roselle Park Train Station appeared first on Union News Daily. […]