Union News Daily Union County’s Local Source

  • Union professors chosen as NJ Public Scholars
    by Alyssa Lidman on Sat, Dec 7th, 2019 at 8:45 pm

    UNION, NJ — Kean University’s reach will expand beyond the school’s Union County campus as history professors Sue Kozel and Frank Argote-Freyre were recently selected as New Jersey Public Scholars by the New Jersey Council on the Humanities. Kozel, an adjunct history professor, and Argote-Freyre, an associate professor of Latin American history, were among 20 The post Union professors chosen as NJ Public Scholars appeared first on Union News Daily.

  • One of Union’s most historic football wins took place Saturday, Dec. 7, 1991; Farmers ended Randolph’s then state-record 58-0-1 unbeaten streak
    by JR Parachini on Sat, Dec 7th, 2019 at 5:05 pm

    There was a time when public school football was still on an even par with non-public schools. State championship games – after a period from 1976-1981 for some – were moved back to the high school fields and there was an electricity about them, not a single vacant seat to be found. Just about the The post One of Union’s most historic football wins took place Saturday, Dec. 7, 1991; Farmers ended Randolph’s then state-record 58-0-1 unbeaten streak appeared first on Union News Daily.

  • Hillside football attempting to become first Union County team to win a Regional Championship; South Jersey, Group 2 state champion Comets (11-0) clash with Cedar Creek Dec. 8 at Rutgers
    by JR Parachini on Sat, Dec 7th, 2019 at 4:15 pm

    Winning a state championship is the ultimate in football. However, losing a game in the same season after capturing one can leave an empty feeling. That’s what the Hillside Comets experienced 12 months ago. They do not intend to have that same feeling come Sunday. Hillside (11-0) will clash with Cedar Creek (10-2) Sunday at The post Hillside football attempting to become first Union County team to win a Regional Championship; South Jersey, Group 2 state champion Comets (11-0) clash with Cedar Creek Dec. 8 at Rutgers appeared first on Union News Daily.

  • Little Free Library program comes to Roselle
    by Alyssa Lidman on Sat, Dec 7th, 2019 at 1:53 pm

    ROSELLE, NJ — Little Free Libraries have been around for a decade, and now the borough has one of its own, with plans to add more. Roselle resident Juli-Anne Benjamin, director of curriculum at the Great Oaks Legacy Charter School in Newark, has brought the program to Roselle. The Little Free Library is an international The post Little Free Library program comes to Roselle appeared first on Union News Daily.

  • Walnut PTA gifts $5,000 to the district for new iPads
    by Alyssa Lidman on Fri, Dec 6th, 2019 at 8:43 pm

    CRANFORD, NJ — The Board of Education has accepted a $5,000 donation from the Walnut Avenue Parent Teacher Association, which will be used for the purchase of iPads for students in kindergarten through second grade. Board of Education Administrator Robert Carfagno received the check Tuesday, Nov. 19. The donation will ideally provide an iPad for The post Walnut PTA gifts $5,000 to the district for new iPads appeared first on Union News Daily.

  • Edward M. Ryan
    by Obituaries Editor on Fri, Dec 6th, 2019 at 4:31 pm

    Edward M. Ryan “Eddy”; passed away November 30, 2019 after a brief illness. He was born in Union, New Jersey and was a resident of Debary, Florida for 29 years. He leaves his devoted wife of 45 years, Janice Ryan (nee Jaso). Mr. Ryan also leaves a brother, Robert of Aberdeen, NC and three sisters, The post Edward M. Ryan appeared first on Union News Daily.

  • Union County LocalSource Photos – Dec. 5th Edition
    by editor on Thu, Dec 5th, 2019 at 9:32 pm

    The post Union County LocalSource Photos – Dec. 5th Edition appeared first on Union News Daily.

  • CRANFORD – Here Comes Santa Claus! (Nov. 2019)
    by editor on Thu, Dec 5th, 2019 at 9:04 pm

    The post CRANFORD – Here Comes Santa Claus! (Nov. 2019) appeared first on Union News Daily.

  • UNION LEADER – Dec. 2019/Jan. 2020 Edition
    by editor on Thu, Dec 5th, 2019 at 8:25 pm

    The post UNION LEADER – Dec. 2019/Jan. 2020 Edition appeared first on Union News Daily.

  • CRANFORD LIFE – Dec. 2019/Jan. 2020 Edition
    by editor on Thu, Dec 5th, 2019 at 8:05 pm

    The post CRANFORD LIFE – Dec. 2019/Jan. 2020 Edition appeared first on Union News Daily.