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Saint Elizabeth Sisters of Charity in Morris Township host Harvest Festival

MORRIS TWP. - The Sisters of Charity of Saint Elizabeth will host their annual Harvest Festival from 6:30 to 10 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26 at the Madison Hotel. Guests will enjoy cocktails, dinner and dancing to the music of Tim McLoone and the Shirleys. Special honorees are the Rev. Michael A. Sapor

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2017-09-22 20:04:00

Parents and Students Care Demand Equity in Funding For Elizabeth Public Schools, End to Zero Tolerance Policies

ELIZABETH, NJ-- Elizabeth Parents and Students Care, (EPSC) a grassroots education justice advocacy group, is taking on what they say is an "unresponsive school board that makes decisions in the best interests of its own members rather than the children whom it is charged with educating." The organ

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-21 17:05:00

May tries to reboot Brexit, offers 2-year transition period

FLORENCE, Italy (AP) - Britain is prepared to abide by European Union rules and pay into the bloc's coffers for two years after leaving the EU in March 2019, Prime Minister Theresa May said Friday in a conciliatory speech intended to revive foundering exit talks. The proposal got a positive, if mute

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-22 15:37:17

Set to Win Re-Election, Angela Merkel Weathers Storm of Western Turmoil

German Chancellor Angela Merkel addresses an election campaign rally of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) in Neuss, Germany on September 21, 2017. PATRIK STOLLARZ/AFP/Getty Images Sunday's election in Germany is expected to deliver a decisive victory for Chancellor Angela Merkel, a result that mi

OBSERVER - 2017-09-22 15:15:34

McDonald's delivery is now available in these 42 N.J. towns

McDonald's delivery service has expanded into three more New Jersey counties bringing the total towns where delivery is available to 42. The fast food chain said Thursday that customers who live near select locations in Middlesex, Somerset and Union counties will now be able to have their order brou

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 15:02:35

Bridging Art: Artists Jerry Pinkney and Jeff White

For artists Jerry Pinkney and Jeff White, the act of creation is about being open to experiences. White's woodcut prints took shape over several months, created during his Metro-North commute to the Museum of Modern Art. Pinkney's creation took flight on his Croton-on-Hudson drawing board, after he

LOHUD.COM - 2017-09-22 11:00:08

EU Buried Study That Found No Impact From Piracy On Entertainment Industry

The European Commission, part of the European Union, paid for a study in 2014 on the impact of piracy on the sales of copyrighted content and chose not to publish the document after finding there was little evidence to suggest a negative impact stemming from pirated material. The 300-page report was


Fourth Annual Union County Day of Prayer

In the challenging time of racial and religious intolerance as displayed in Charlottesville, fevered anti-immigrant xenophobia and political discord of historic extremes there comes the balance of a nation pulling together to support the victims of Hurricane Harvey. With this backdrop the Fourth Ann

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-22 13:41:00

Integrity Staffing to increase hiring statewide in NJ fulfillment centers

Integrity Staffing Solutions, one of New Jersey's fastest-growing staffing agencies, is gearing up to meet its clients' demand for hundreds of retail fulfillment center employees at locations in Avenel, Carteret, Edison, Cranbury, Florence, Robbinsville and the communities' surrounding areas.Special

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 14:43:48

Body cam shows Linden hero cop's sobriety tests; woman says his car hit her

The Linden cop lauded as a hero for discovering and helping apprehend bombing suspect Ahmad Khan Rahimi last year may have been intoxicated from prescription medication when he rear-ended a Cadillac and then struck the driver with his Jeep, according to police reports and body camera footage obtaine

NJ.COM - 2017-09-22 13:00:56

Help sought with ID of Linden burglary suspect

LINDEN - Police are looking to identify a man believed to be involved in the burglary of a restaurant last week, and they are seeking the public's help. Police released a photo of the alleged suspect Friday. Police said the burglary occurred in the early morning hours of Sept. 15 at US Fried Chicken

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 16:58:42

County agency dismisses finance concerns in $50M Roselle school-rec complex

ROSELLE, NJ - The Union County Improvement Authority characterized as a "myriad of misstatements" concerns about Roselle's proposed $50 million Mind and Body Complex by a former school board member, in response to a state agency's query about the project. The UCIA, which would issue bonds for the p

UNIONNEWSDAILY.COM - 2017-09-22 17:41:05

Milestone birthdays and more: Catching up on the last of summer's social photos

Those on the Staten Island social circuit are knee deep in sensational soirees - fundraisers, charity balls, luncheons and reunions - that always go hand in hand with the time of year when the brilliance of fall foliage takes your breath away. But before we're ready to say hello to fall, photos from

SILIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 19:40:42

Tompkinsville Park event aims to decrease drug stigma, instill positivity

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- The third annual We Love Tompkinsville Park: Health + Wellness event will take place Saturday from 11 a.m.-4 p.m., featuring free giveaways and an opportunity to give back to the Tompkinsville community. Organized by Island Voice, the event brings together local organizations,

SILIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 17:05:46

Union County College Names New Governor to the Board

At the September 19, 2017, Joint Meeting of the Union County College Board of Trustees and Board of Governors, Hugh C. Welsh, of Cranford, was sworn in to serve as a new Governor. Union County College Board of Trustees Chair Victor M. Richel and Board of Governors Chair Elizabeth Garcia welcomed Mr

TAPINTO.NET - 2017-09-22 16:53:00

Police: No charges after child falls from window in Grasmere

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- No charges will be filed after a 6-year-old fell out a window in Grasmere on Wednesday, police said. The child was transported to Staten Island University Hospital in Ocean Breeze after falling out a window on the third floor of a home on Stonegate Drive around 4:54 p.m., acco

SILIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 16:36:01

Lawsuit: Special-needs student molested multiple times on school bus

A lawsuit alleges a special-needs student was molested multiple times by fellow pupils on a school bus operated by IC Bus or a similarly-named entity as it traveled between his Eltingville home and PS 373R on the Petrides campus. (Staten Island Advance file photo) STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A special-n

SILIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 14:05:29

Fall arrives Friday, but warm weather continues

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Autumn officially arrives on Staten Island at 4:02 p.m. Friday, but summer-like temperatures will continue into the weekend, making it feel more like August than September. The high temperature on Friday will be 81 degrees, according to AccuWeather.com. The temperature will co

SILIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 10:36:08

How an informant and an army of detectives brought hunt for sex-attack suspect to a close

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - "I saw his picture in the Advance." Those words, spoken by an informant who walked up to the NYPD mobile command unit Tuesday night, marked a turning point in the manhunt for a suspect who was sought in a frightening spree of attempted rapes and attacks on women on the North Sh

SILIVE.COM - 2017-09-22 09:58:11

Union PAC to present hurricane relief concert Oct. 1

RAHWAY - The Union County Performing Arts Center is presenting the Hurricane Relief Benefit Concert, featuring a card of nationally known, award-winning musical artists, on Saturday, Oct. 1, from 5 to 8 p.m. The show, which is being sponsored by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and the C

MYCENTRALJERSEY.COM - 2017-09-22 16:00:09