News Archives 2009


DECEMBER
December 31, 2009 County Clerk ID Card Discontinued; Union County Offers Free Passport Photos
December 28, 2009 UNION COUNTY GOVERNMENT HOSTS 153rd ANNUAL REORGANIZATION ON SUNDAY, JAN. 3rd, NOON
December 24, 2009 The holidays are celebrated at RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital
December 23, 2009 Free 45-minute Watershed Presentation Offered by Union County and the AmeriCorps Program
December 23, 2009 Union County Sheriff’s Officers Promoted
December 23, 2009 Weapons Seizures
December 22, 2009 Freeholders Honor Fanwood’s Donna Dolce
December 22, 2009 Union County Becomes First to Support Statewide Marriage Equality
December 18, 2009 Freeholder Chester Holmes
December 16, 2009 Union County Clerk Offers Free 2010 Wall Calendar That Celebrates Union County Residents Who Served in Congress
December 15, 2009 MIRABELLA AND SULLIVAN RECOMMEND SALARY FREEZE FOR MANAGEMENT, ELECTED OFFICIALS AND NON-CONTRACTUAL EMPLOYEES
December 15, 2009 Thanks for “Tree of Hope” Donations
December 14, 2009 Paintings by Clementina Hechevarria of Garwood on Exhibit at Pearl Street Gallery
December 14, 2009 Safety First for New and Donated Toys
December 9, 2009 Internet Safety Tips for the Holidays
December 9, 2009 Support for Caregivers Available at Runnells Specialized Hospital
December 9, 2009 “Turkey Bowl” at Warinanco Rink Was a Thanksgiving Treat
December 8, 2009 Union County Has Chosen a Holiday Tree – White Fir from Mountainside Will Adorn Courthouse Rotunda
December 7, 2009 County College Men’s Soccer Team Wins National Championship
December 7, 2009 Honoring Bill Smith of Roselle Park
December 7, 2009 Nature Craft Show and Holiday Lights Celebration
December 7, 2009 Union County Sheriff’s Officers Rescue, Arrest Suspect Hanging from 5th Floor Window
December 3, 2009 53rd ANNUAL UNION COUNTY CHRISTMAS CAROL SING-ALONG
December 3, 2009 Enjoy Ice Skating with Santa Claus at Warinanco Skating Center, Dec. 19-20
December 2, 2009 H1N1 Vaccination Clinics Posted on Union County Website
December 2, 2009 Union County Hosts Free Artists-In-Education Workshops, Dec. 16
NOVEMBER
November 30, 2009 ”The Haunting of Runnells Specialized Hospital” … good Halloween fun
November 25, 2009 Hockey Tournament Begins Dec. 7 at Warinanco Park Ice Skating Rink
November 25, 2009 Meet Live Wildlife Babies at Trailside on Dec. 9
November 24, 2009 Union County 4-H Sewing Club Seeks Used Machines for Charity
November 24, 2009 Union County Teen Arts Exhibit on Display at Freeholders Gallery
November 23, 2009 Shop for Gifts with a Nature Theme at Trailside, Dec. 6:
Craft Show includes Celebration of Lights, Charity Drive & Santa
November 20, 2009 Union County Man to Lead Statewide Agency Helping the Disabled
November 19, 2009 Educators Go WILD at Trailside Teacher-Training Workshop, Dec. 3
November 19, 2009 Registration for Hockey Clinics and Group Skating Lessons Begins Dec. 3 at Warinanco Ice Skating Center
November 19, 2009 Thanksgiving Broom Bowl Challenge at Warinanco Ice Skating Center, Nov. 28
November 17, 2009 NEW ID’s FOR UNION COUNTY TREES
November 17, 2009 Union County Sheriff’s Officers Seek “Tree of Hope” Donations for Kids in Need
November 16, 2009 RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital Volunteers Guild presents Joe The Toy Man – December 3rd
November 13, 2009 “Kilimanjaro Rocks”
November 13, 2009 Union County Adds Five Acres of Open Space
November 13, 2009 Union County Establishes Homeless Prevention Trust Fund
November 13, 2009 United States Census 2010
November 9, 2009 All Aboard for the Best Holiday Train Show in Union County
November 6, 2009 Plainfield Artist Lydia R. Watson Featured at the Pearl St. Gallery in Elizabeth
November 5, 2009 Trailside Offers Lecture on the Jersey Devil, Nov. 19
OCTOBER
October 30, 2009 Union County Municipalities to Share $1.3 Million for Children’s Recreation
Matching grants for field improvements, equipment, and more
October 29, 2009 Constitutional Officers Association of New Jersey (COANJ)
October 29, 2009 UNION COUNT JOINS WITH STATE OFFICIALS TO FIND VETERANS QUALIFIED FOR SERVICE AWARDS – County Veteran’s Office Locates 60 Honorees who received medals at ceremony
October 29, 2009 Union County Schools “Adopt” Local Food Pantries
Union County Department of Human Services coordinates countywide effort
October 27, 2009 2009 Kids Recreation Trust Fund
October 27, 2009 Apply for Passports Now to Avoid Holiday Travel Snags:
County Clerk’s Offices in Westfield & Elizabeth Have Convenient Hours
October 27, 2009 UNION COUNTY TO JOIN STATEWIDE EFFORT TO COLLECT UNWANTED AND UNUSED MEDICATIONS
“Operation Medicine Cabinet” will take place November 14th at various Police Departments
October 26, 2009 2ND ANNUAL ADOPTION DAY SET FOR UNION COUNTY COURTHOUSE, NOV. 20TH
October 26, 2009 Workshop at Liberty Hall Museum Will Explain How to Care for Historical Documents, Nov. 4
October 23, 2009 “Project Learning Tree” Teacher-Training Workshop at Trailside Nature & Science Center, Nov. 5
October 22, 2009 Community Access Unlimited’s 30th Anniversary
October 22, 2009 Enjoy Friday Night Hay Rides and Campfire Songs at Trailside Nature & Science Center, Nov. 6
October 22, 2009 New Union County One-Stop Career Center Opens in Elizabeth
October 22, 2009 Union County Completes Make-Over at Mattano Park
October 21, 2009 Recycle Electronic Equipment and Shred Unwanted Personal Documents in Kenilworth, Nov. 7
October 21, 2009 “Vote By Mail” Response Prompts Union County Clerk to Extend Office Hours before Nov. 3 Election
October 20, 2009 Dedication of the Yvonne Holley Garden Estates in Roselle
October 19, 2009 GALLOPING HILL DRIVING RANGE AND NEW LEARNING CENTER OPEN
Key to renewal of golf division operations
October 19, 2009 Union County Donates Children’s Books About Recycling
October 19, 2009 Union County Seniors Can Call the Division on Aging for Information about Benefits
October 16, 2009 Freeholders Honor Union County Emergency Response Team
October 16, 2009 Model Railroad Club Announces 2009 Holiday Show
October 16, 2009 Red Ribbon Day
October 16, 2009 “Simple Treasures” are on Sale at Runnells Specialized Hospital November 19th
October 16, 2009 Union County Juvenile Expediting Team Honored
October 16, 2009 Union County Marks Red Ribbon Day
October 15, 2009 Children’s Books Make Recycling Lively and Fun
Union County provides free books to libraries, elementary schools
October 15, 2009 Deserted Village Is Perfect for Haunted Hayrides, Oct. 22-24
October 15, 2009 Registration for Hockey Clinics and Group Skating Lessons Begins Oct. 22 at Warinanco Ice Skating Center
October 15, 2009 Union County Freeholders Advance Renewable Energy Program
School Boards, Municipal Governments will be asked to participate throughout Union County
October 15, 2009 Union County Magnet High School PSA to Host HOLIDAY 2009 SILENT AUCTION, Dec. 4
October 14, 2009 Free Union County Conference Provides Guidance for Caregivers
Information of special interest to caregivers for seniors
October 14, 2009 UNION COUNTY TO EXPLORE REVENUE PLAN INVOLVING UNION COUNTY RESOURCE RECOVERY FACILITY Exploration of sale or extended lease could provide tax relief and continue low disposal costs to public
October 14, 2009 Union County to Preview New Driving Range and Golf Learning Center at Galloping Hill Golf Course
October 13, 2009 Celebrating Columbus Day
October 13, 2009 Elizabethtown Gas Opens New Customer Care Call Center in Union
October 13, 2009 Gardening Therapy Enriches Seniors and People with Special Needs
Statewide horticultural therapy conference set for October 28
October 13, 2009 Learn How to Eat Healthy Foods on the Run
October 13, 2009 UNION COUNTY AND UNICO DISTRICT X HOLD FIRST ANNUAL COLUMBUS DAY FLAG RAISING CEREMONY AT HISTORIC COURTHOUSE IN ELIZABETH
October 8, 2009 “Topical Solutions” on Sale at Runnells Specialized Hospital November 5th
October 8, 2009 Union County Agencies Conduct Tabletop Exercise To Prepare for H1N1 Influenza
October 8, 2009 Union County Child Safety Seat Inspection Program’s New Location
October 7, 2009 NOMINATE YOUR UNION COUNTY “WOMEN OF EXCELLENCE”
October 7, 2009 Warinanco Ice Skating Center Opens for the Season, Oct. 17
October 6, 2009 Ghost of Deserted Village Founder to Lead Tours during “Four Centuries in a Weekend”, Oct. 17-18
October 6, 2009 Reeves-Reed Arboretum Celebrates Founders Day
October 5, 2009 Honoring Dee O’Brien of Fanwood
October 5, 2009 Rock, Mineral & Gem Show at Trailside, Oct. 17
October 2, 2009 COUNTY OF UNION HOLDS FIRST COLUMBUS DAY FLAG RAISING EVENT
Saturday, October 10th, 9 a.m. at steps of County Courthouse
Speakers include former Governor Don DiFrancesco, UNICO National President Andre’ DiMino, Freeholder Chairman Al Mirabella and Surrogate Jim LaCorte among others
October 2, 2009 Crafters & Artisans Wanted for 26th Annual Nature Craft Show at Trailside, Dec. 6
October 2, 2009 Elizabeth I. Kellogg Union County College Building Opens
October 2, 2009 Sheriff Ralph Froehlich Speaks about Firearm Safety Awareness
October 2, 2009 Union County Website Offers Details on Federal Stimulus Funds
October 1, 2009 Union County Clerk Extends Office Hours for “Vote By Mail” Applications
SEPTEMBER
September 30, 2009 UNION COUNTY 4-H PET CLUB WELCOMES NEW MEMBERS
September 30, 2009 UNION COUNTY DECLARES OCTOBER TENANTS MONTH
Renter’s rights during foreclosure process will be highlighted
September 30, 2009 Union County residents asked for input on future of county park system
September 30, 2009 Union County Sponsors Recycling Event, Oct. 18:
Residents Benefit from Public/Private Initiative to Recycle Mercury Thermometers and Thermostats, Household Special Waste and Automobile Tires
September 29, 2009 COUNTY CELEBRATES UNION COUNTY COLLEGE BUILDING IN ELIZABETH – building financed and built by the Union County Improvement Authority in partnership with the County of Union, Union County College, and City of Elizabeth
September 29, 2009 First Annual County of Union Columbus Day Flag Raising Ceremony
September 25, 2009 Freeholders Honor Brian and Laurie Miller of Scotch Plains
September 25, 2009 Freeholders Honor Pat DiFabio of Garwood
September 25, 2009 Union County Day in the Township of Union
September 25, 2009 UNION COUNTY FREEHOLDERS AWARD $550,000 FOR HISTORIC PRESERVATION
“Preserve Union County” matching grants for local projects
September 25, 2009 UNION COUNTY PROVIDES FUNDS TO PLANT MORE TREES
“Greening Union County” program
September 25, 2009 UNION COUNTY VO-TECH SCHOOLS WIN NATIONAL AWARDS FOR FUNDRAISING
Students raise $115,000 for cancer research
September 25, 2009 UNION COUNTY “WOMEN OF EXCELLENCE” SOUGHT FOR 2010 AWARDS
September 24, 2009 Union County Freeholders Support Red Cross Disaster Training
September 23, 2009 Pre-holiday Sale Women’s & Children’s Accessories October 22nd
September 23, 2009 Register to Vote by October 13th for General Election in New Jersey
September 23, 2009 Seasonal Flu Vaccines for Union County Seniors at Runnells Specialized Hospital, October 7th & 8th
September 23, 2009 Union County Sheriff Releasing New Gun Safety Video
September 22, 2009 SEPTEMBER 29th RIBBON CUTTING SET FOR THE NEW UNION COUNTY COLLEGE BUILDING IN ELIZABETH – Six-story building a partnership of the Union County Improvement Authority, the County of Union, the City of Elizabeth, and Union County College
September 22, 2009 Union County’s Mobile Document-Shredding Program Will Visit Roselle, Oct. 6
September 21, 2009 2009 Teen Arts Exhibit on Display at the Elizabeth Public Library
September 18, 2009 POW/MIA Remembrace
September 18, 2009 Senior Citizen Volunteers Honored
September 17, 2009 Learn Wildlife Photography Basics at Trailside, October 6
September 17, 2009 UNION COUNTY FREEHOLDER MEETING TRAVELS TO UNION TOWNSHIP
“Union County Day” is fourth in a series of 2009 Mobile Meetings
September 17, 2009 UNION COUNTY RECEIVES $1.3 MILLION BYRNE JUSTICE GRANT
Funds to be used to assist local police departments
September 16, 2009 Union County MusicFest 2009
September 16, 2009 Union County Provides Meals for Seniors with Federal Stimulus Funds
September 15, 2009 Annual Ice Cream Social Made for a Sweet Day at Runnells Specialized Hospital
September 15, 2009 Early American History & Culture Come to Life at Union County Harvest Festival, Sept. 27
September 15, 2009 UNION COUNTY TO HOLD POW/MIA REMEMBRANCE DAY CEREMONY, SEPTEMBER 18
September 14, 2009 FOCUS ON FUNGI: LEARN ALL ABOUT MUSHROOMS
Free Union County seminar on mushroom facts, history, and health benefits
September 11, 2009 More than 500 Union County Youths Benefit from Summer Jobs Program
September 11, 2009 Native American Culture Comes to Life at Union County Harvest Festival, Sept. 27
September 11, 2009 Union County One-Stop Career Center Opens New Location
Free training for Union County job seekers, business services for employers and entrepreneurs
September 11, 2009 UNION COUNTY OPENS NEW CHILD SAFETY SEAT INSPECTION CENTER
Free service prevents injuries, saves lives
September 10, 2009 Recycle Electronic Equipment and Shred Unwanted Personal Documents in New Providence, Sept. 26
September 9, 2009 October 9th Reese Fine Jewelry Sale at RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital
September 9, 2009 RUNNELLS SPECIALIZED HOSPITAL’S 12th ANNUAL COURTYARD CARNIVAL
September 8, 2009 POPULAR 4-H CLUB BRINGS HISTORY TO LIFE
September 8, 2009 Share Your Love for Animals as a 4-H Volunteer
September 4, 2009 Evening Nature Walk and Gentle Yoga Series at Trailside, Sept. 22, Oct. 13 & 27
September 4, 2009 Freeholder Board and Health Officials Urges Residents to Prepare for the Flu Season
September 3, 2009 UNION COUNTY TO HOLD POW/MIA REMEMBRANCE DAY CEREMONY
September 1, 2009 $22 MILLION IN FREEHOLDER STIMULUS FUNDS TO TOUCH LIVES OF MANY THROUGHOUT UNION COUNTY
September 1, 2009 Ash Brook and Galloping Hill Golf Courses to Participate in Third Annual Patriot Golf Days, Sept. 5-7 – Donations Support Families of Disabled Military Service Members
September 1, 2009 FREE UNION COUNTY MUSICFEST MAP AVAILABLE ONLINE
September 1, 2009 Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders and Office of Health Management Remind Residents to Be Prepared
September 1, 2009 VETERANS CAN APPLY FOR SERVICE MEDALS
AUGUST
August 31, 2009 Paintings by Laura Brown of Westfield on Exhibit at Pearl Street Gallery
August 31, 2009 Plan Now for “Four Centuries in a Weekend,” Oct. 17-18: Free Booklets Available for Union County Historic Sites Tour
August 31, 2009 UNION COUNTY VO-TECH STUDENT WINS GREEN SCHOLARSHIP – Award funded by the New Jersey Association of Counties and PSE&G
August 31, 2009 WESTFIELD GARDEN BLOOMS FOR NATIONAL COMPETITION
August 28, 2009 Runnells Specialized Hospital Volunteer Guild will present R.K. Fragrances September 24th
August 27, 2009 Union County’s Mobile Document-Shredding Program Will Visit Linden, Sept. 17
August 27, 2009 Union County’s Wheeler Pool to Close for the Season after Aug. 28:
Ulrich Pool in Rahway Will Remain Open thru Labor Day, Sept. 7
August 25, 2009 Enjoy Friday Night Hay Rides and Campfire Songs at Trailside Nature & Science Center
August 25, 2009 Union County One-Stop Career Center Opens at New Elizabeth Location
Free services for job seekers and businesses
August 24, 2009 NJTPA Board Adopts Long-Range Transportation Plan, Annual List of Projects
August 20, 2009 Union County Awards 38 “HEART” Grants
August 20, 2009 UNION COUNTY POLICE JOIN WITH YWCA TO OFFER TRAINING FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ADVOCATES – TRAINING WILL BEGIN IN SEPTEMBER IN WESTFIELD
August 18, 2009 2009 Teen Arts Exhibit on Display at Edge Art Gallery in Rahway
August 18, 2009 Union County Sheriff’s Officer Returns from Iraq
August 18, 2009 UNION COUNTY TO JOIN IN STATEWIDE CRACKDOWN ON DRUNK DRIVING
August 17, 2009 “Time Marches On”…Quality Watches for the Family at RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital
August 14, 2009 First Union County Sheriff’s Youth Academy Class Graduates
August 13, 2009 Archery Lessons Are Available in Union County at Oak Ridge Park in Clark
August 12, 2009 The Sensational Soul Cruisers Perform in Free Concert at Echo Lake Park, August 26

August 12, 2009

Union County Sheriff’s Youth Academy Graduation
August 6, 2009 HANDS-ON GREEN LEARNING IN STORE FOR UNION COUNTY STUDENTS
August 5, 2009 ADULT HIGH SCHOOL CELEBRATES A SECOND CHANCE FOR UNION COUNTY YOUTH – Unique program for drop-outs provides career skills with diploma
August 5, 2009 National Night Out in Union County
August 5, 2009 UNION COUNTY RAPE CRISIS CENTER SEEKS VOLUNTEERS
August 5, 2009 Union County Sheriff’s Youth Academy
August 3, 2009 BERKELEY HEIGHTS 25-YEAR POLICE VETERAN APPOINTED TO ASSESS AND DEVELOP STRATEGIC PLAN FOR COUNTY PUBLIC SAFETY DEPARTMENT – Plan will include an analysis of establishing a County Courts System, an investigation of a consolidated 911 dispatch system and creation of a Countywide EMS System
August 3, 2009 Union County Baseball Association
JULY
July 31, 2009 Freeholders Honor Billy Zhang of Rahway
July 31, 2009 Freeholders Honor Leighann Moreira of Elizabeth
July 31, 2009 Freeholders Honor Rahway High School Boys Track and Field Team
July 31, 2009 Freeholders Honor RHS Performing Arts Department
July 31, 2009 Rahway Honors Freeholder Holmes
July 31, 2009 Union County Freeholders Mobile Meeting in Rahway
July 30, 2009 FREEHOLDER BOARD KICKS OFF 6th KIDS RECREATION TRUST FUND – $1 million in funds for Union County municipalities
July 27, 2009 Peru’s Independence Day
July 24, 2009 The Nerds Perform in Free Concert at Oak Ridge Park, August 19
July 24, 2009 Union County’s Mobile Document-Shredding Program Will Visit Union, August 15
July 23, 2009 “First Swing” Golf Clinic for People with Disabilities Returns to Galloping Hill Golf Center, August 21
July 22, 2009 Jazz and Blues Take Center Stage at Echo Lake Park
with the Ed Palermo Big Band and Rob Paparozzi, August 12
July 22, 2009 TREE VOLUNTEERS BRING A TOUCH OF GREEN TO UNION COUNTY CLASSROOMS
Volunteer with the Union County Master Tree Stewards
July 21, 2009 4-H CLUBS ARE SEEKING VOLUNTEER ADVISORS
July 21, 2009 UNION COUNTY OPENS PEDAL BOATS FOR USE AT ECHO LAKE PARK IN MOUNTAINSIDE
July 21, 2009 Union County Sponsors Recycling Event, August 8:
Household Special Waste, Auto Tires, Mercury Thermometers Will Be Collected
July 20, 2009 Enjoy Music of the Islands in a Free Concert with “Parrotbeach” at Oak Ridge Park, August 5
July 20, 2009 Hit & Run Victim Thanks Sheriff’s Officer Who Helped Save Him
July 20, 2009 UNION COUNTY 4-H PET CLUB SEEKS VOLUNTEERS
July 20, 2009 UNION COUNTY 4-H SEEKING LEADER FOR YOUTH SEWING CLUB
July 20, 2009 UNION COUNTY OFFERS HOME HEALTH AIDE TRAINING PROGRAM
Interviews Begin in September
July 18, 2009 Union County Announces “Jersey Fresh” Farmers Market Voucher Distribution Sites
July 17, 2009 2009 Teen Arts Exhibit on Display at Cranford Public Library, July 24 through August 21
July 17, 2009 Mr. Fish Performs “Super Circus Stuff” at Trailside’s Wednesday Matinee, July 29
July 17, 2009 Sign Up Now for Horseback Riding Classes at Union County’s Watchung Stable
July 16, 2009 FREEHOLDER MOBILE MEETING IS SCHEDULED FOR JULY 30th AT UNION COUNTY PERFORMING ARTS CENTER IN RAHWAY
July 15, 2009 Federal Stimulus Funds Expand Meal Programs for Seniors in Union County
July 15, 2009 OAK RIDGE PARK OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Biking, walking, other passive recreation
July 15, 2009 OPEN HOUSE SET FOR NEW UNION COUNTY ARCHERY RANGE
Attend an archery class, apply for a Union County Archery ID card
July 14, 2009 “Dinoman” Stomps into Trailside during Wednesday Matinee Series, July 22
July 14, 2009 Jobonanno & The Godsons of Soul to Perform Free Concert at Echo Lake Park, July 29
July 13, 2009 Recycle Unwanted Electronic Equipment in Scotch Plains, July 25
July 8, 2009 CHOCOLATE SEMINAR REVEALS HIDDEN HEALTH SECRETS
July 8, 2009 Swing Your Partner at the Summertime Barn Dance for People with Disabilities, July 26
July 8, 2009 TEA SEMINAR OFFERS SAVORY DELIGHT
July 7, 2009 Free Summer Concert Series Continues at Oak Ridge Park with The British Invasion Tribute, July 22
July 7, 2009 Photographs & Drawings of Haiti by Joseph Patrick of Elizabeth on Exhibit at Pearl Street Gallery, through July 30
July 7, 2009 Union County Clerk Warns Property Owners: Don’t Be a Victim of Property Deed Scam
July 7, 2009 VOLUNTEERS LEND STRENGTH TO UNION COUNTY RAPE CRISIS CENTER
Training session scheduled for new volunteers.
July 2, 2009 Joey Arminio & ‘The Family’ Perform Musical Variety Show at Echo Lake Park in Free Summer Concert Series, July 15
July 2, 2009 “This Land Is Your Land” Performance Comes to Trailside’s Wednesday Matinee Series, July 15
July 2, 2009 Union County’s Emergency Operations Center
July 1, 2009 LANCE ANNOUNCES $500,000 FOR UNION COUNTY EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER
July 1, 2009 Saturday Night Barn Dance at Watchung Stable Includes BBQ Dinner & Hay Ride, July 25
July 1, 2009 Union County’s Mobile Document-Shredding Program Will Visit Rahway, July 22
JUNE
June 26, 2009 OPENING DAY SET FOR NEW UNION COUNTY ARCHERY RANGE
Fully handicapped-accessible, only public archery range in Union County
June 26, 2009 The Turtle Singer Will Delight Children at Trailside’s Wednesday Matinee Series, July 8
June 25, 2009 COUNTY EMBARKS ON BRIDGE REPLACEMENT PROJECTS—
MONROE STREET BRIDGE IN RAHWAY AND SPRINGFIELD AVENUE BRIDGE IN CRANFORD
June 25, 2009 FREEHOLDERS AUTHORIZE CONTRACT FOR WORK TO BEGIN ON STANFORD DRIVE PROJECT IN BERKELEY HEIGHTS
June 25, 2009 UNION COUNTY SELECTS INDUSTRY-LEADER KEMPERSPORTS TO MANAGE CLUBHOUSE SERVICES AND OPERATIONS AT ITS TWO GOLF COURSES
June 24, 2009 Mustang Sally Brings Rocking Country Music to Oak Ridge Park
for Union County’s Free Summer Concert Series, July 8
June 24, 2009 Nurses Week Celebrated with dancing demonstrations
at Runnells Specialized Hospital of Union County
June 24, 2009 River Art
June 23, 2009 THE MINUS 5, a rock collective featuring members of R.E.M. and the Posies to appear at UNION COUNTY MUSICFEST 2009 ON SATURDAY, SEPT. 12th
Nick Harper, British singer/songwriter/guitarist, also to join Saturday’s card
June 22, 2009 It’s always the perfect time to volunteer at Runnells Specialized Hospital
June 22, 2009 Runnells Specialized Hospital Foundation’s 5th Annual “Party in the Park”
June 19, 2009 New Firefighters
June 19, 2009 UNION COUNTY 4-H TEENS TAKE SPOTLIGHT AT STATE EVENT
June 19, 2009 UNION COUNTY ANNOUNCES “JERSEY FRESH” FARMERS MARKET SCHEDULE FOR SENIORS
June 19, 2009 UNION COUNTY EMERGENCY SHELTER PROGRAM EARNS NATIONAL AWARD
Code Blue Initiative musters countywide resources to aid homeless
June 18, 2009 Candy Sale Cancelled
at Runnells Specialized Hospital of Union County
June 18, 2009 Enjoy Fun Family Fridays This Summer at Trailside
June 17, 2009 Senior Art Show
June 17, 2009 Spring Fair a Hit with Local Gardeners
Popular Union County Master Gardeners event educates and entertains
June 16, 2009 Bio-Blitz 2009
June 15, 2009 4th OF JULY FIREWORKS SET FOR CRANFORD
Union County and Cranford partner to bring fireworks display to Nomahegan Park
June 15, 2009 Candy Sale at Runnells Specialized Hospital of Union County
June 15, 2009 FAMOUS DAVE’S TO RAISE FUNDS FOR RUNNELLS SPECIALIZED HOSPITAL FOUNDATION
June 15, 2009 Garden Club for Union County Children
June 15, 2009 Runnells Specialized Hospital Volunteers Recognized:
46th Annual Volunteer Awards Ceremony & Luncheon
June 12, 2009 Free Performance by “Verdict” at Echo Lake Park Opens Union County Summer Concert Series, July 1
June 12, 2009 Union County Opens Remodeled “Single 9” at Galloping Hill Golf Course
June 11, 2009 Dedication of Madison House
June 10, 2009 Union County Pools Open for Summer Swimming
June 9, 2009 ARCHERS CAN SIGN UP FOR NEW UNION COUNTY RANGE
Work completed on Union County’s first public archery range
June 9, 2009 UNION COUNTY MAGNET HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT NAMED PRESIDENTIAL SCHOLAR
June 8, 2009 Rhythm and Blues by the Brook
June 5, 2009 Families & Neighborhood Naturalists Will Enjoy “Bio-Blitz 2009” at Briant Park, Hidden Valley & Houdaille Quarry, June 12-13
June 5, 2009 UNION COUNTY’S 12th ANNUAL MUSICFEST SET FOR SEPTEMBER
Overlook Hospital returns as presenting sponsor
June 4, 2009 SHERIFF CREATES YOUTH ACADEMY; TEENS URGED TO APPLY BY JUNE 29TH
June 4, 2009 Union County’s Mobile Document-Shredding Program Will Visit Scotch Plains, June 25
June 2, 2009 2009 Teen Arts Exhibit on Display at C.R. Bard in New Providence
June 2, 2009 UNION COUNTY TO AUCTION VEHICLES AND EQUIPMENT
Public auction for old, out-of-date, and confiscated items
MAY
May 29, 2009 MORE SENIORS MAY BE ELIGIBLE FOR “JERSEY FRESH” FREE PRODUCE VOUCHERS
Income ceiling expanded for popular program
May 29, 2009 Thanks for the Trauma Team that Cared for Officer Coon
May 29, 2009 UNION COUNTY RECEIVES $6.1 MILLION IN STIMULUS MONEY FROM STATE AND FEDERAL AGENCIES – Funds to be used for workforce development, affordable housing
May 29, 2009 Westfield Girl Scouts Gold Award Winners
May 28, 2009 Celebrate National Trails Day with a Hike and Trail Work in the Watchung Reservation, June 6
May 28, 2009 COUNTY OF UNION ANNOUNCES NEW ROUND OF “GREENING UNION COUNTY”
Freeholder Board continues the goal of planting trees throughout Union County
through Open Space, Recreation and Historic Preservation Trust Fund
May 28, 2009 Girl Scouts Earn Gold Award
May 28, 2009 Union County Employee Artists Show Work at Freeholders Gallery
May 28, 2009 UNION COUNTY ENTERS INTO CONTRACT TO PROVIDE 15 BEDS AT JUVENILE
DETENTION CENTER WITH DIVISION OF UNACCOMPANIED CHILDREN’S SERVICES
Contract could provide more than $1 million in annual revenues to County
May 27, 2009 FOOD WASTE RECYCLING CAN CUT COSTS, GROW GARDENS
May 27, 2009 Union County Sponsors Recycling Event, June 13:
Household Special Waste, Auto Tires & Mercury Thermometers Will Be Collected
May 26, 2009 Annual Monte Carlo Casino Day at Runnells Specialized Hospital
May 26, 2009 Firefighters Memorial
May 26, 2009 Memorial Day
May 20, 2009 AmeriCorps Workers & Community Volunteers Will Clean Parts of the Elizabeth River in Hillside, May 28 and May 30
May 20, 2009 ASHFORD & SIMPSON TO HEADLINE ‘RHYTHM & BLUES BY THE BROOK’ MUSIC FESTIVAL AT CEDAR BROOK PARK IN PLAINFIELD, JUNE 6
May 20, 2009 County Clerk Extends Office Hours for Absentee Voters
May 20, 2009 UNION COUNTY EXPERTS HELP GARDENS GROW, NATURALLY
May 18, 2009 Relax and Unwind at Trailside, June 2
May 18, 2009 Union County Medical Reserve Corps Prepares for Disaster Relief Training
May 15, 2009 Freeholder Mobile Meeting in Clark
May 15, 2009 Freeholders Honor Avery of Rahway
May 15, 2009 “N & N Linens” and “LGE Jewelry” Sale at RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital
May 15, 2009 Preserving Historic Homestead Farm at Oak Ridge Park
May 15, 2009 Thanking Honeywell
May 14, 2009 Law Enforcement veteran Richard Childs named as Chief of the Economic Crime/Inspection Bureau in Sheriff’s Department
May 14, 2009 RUNNELLS Food & Nutrition Services Staff says “eatTM right” during National Nutrition Month and always!
May 14, 2009 Runnells Volunteers Honored
May 14, 2009 Scientists and Naturalists Needed for Union County Bio-Blitz, June 12-13
May 14, 2009 The Volunteer Guild of Runnells Hospital Presents S & S Discounters – June 4th
May 14, 2009 Union County Continues to Bring Art to Family Caregivers
May 14, 2009 UNION COUNTY TO DISTRIBUTE APPLICATIONS FOR $500,000 IN HISTORIC PRESERVATION GRANTS – Preservation project also planned for Oak Ridge Park historic site
May 13, 2009 The payoff was great at RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital Foundation’s Casino Night
May 12, 2009 Giddy Up! – Explore Union County’s Watchung Reservation on Horseback, May 31
May 11, 2009 NOTICE: EVENT RESCHEDULED
Union County Hosts Free Health Workshop for Women
May 11, 2009 Route 27 Corridor Safety Study Available for Review at Public Open House in Cranford, May 19
May 8, 2009 UNION COUNTY FORCLOSURE TASKFORCE TO GO DOOR TO DOOR
IN EFFORT TO ASSIST HOMEOWNERS ON SATURDAY, MAY 16th
Government and community organization personnel to launch
educational and outreach effort in Union, Plainfield, and Elizabeth from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
May 8, 2009 UNION COUNTY POLICE TO PARTICIPATE IN “CLICK IT OR TICKET” CAMPAIGN MAY 18TH-31ST
May 8, 2009 VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY FOR DOG LOVERS WITH UNION COUNTY 4-H
May 7, 2009 2009 Union County Employee Art Show, Intermediate
May 7, 2009 2009 Union County Employee Art Show, Youth
May 7, 2009 2009 Union County Employee Art Show, Youth (under 12)
May 7, 2009 Athletic Hall of Fame Induction
May 7, 2009 Municipal Clerks Week
May 7, 2009 Older Americans Month
May 7, 2009 Union County Employee Art Show, Best in Show
May 7, 2009 UNION COUNTY IMPROVEMENT AUTHORITY/LINDEN PROJECT WINS STATEWIDE PLANNING AWARD – Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade-Amphitheater awarded New Jersey Planning Officials Achievement in Planning Award for Community merit
May 6, 2009 Union County Office of Health Management Continues to Monitor Swine Flu
May 4, 2009 2009 Young Writers Poetry Contest Winners
May 4, 2009 AFFORDABLE FUN FOR UNION COUNTY FAMILIES AT NEARBY CAMP
May 4, 2009 Exceptional Runnells Specialized Hospital staff honored by Resident Council
May 4, 2009 Learn How to Trace the Roots of Your American Revolutionary Era Ancestors, May 19
May 4, 2009 National County Government Week
May 4, 2009 THREE-DAY CAMP OFFERED FOR YOUNG UNION COUNTY SCIENCE FANS
May 4, 2009 UNION COUNTY HOSTS GREEN BOOT CAMP FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL TEACHERS
May 1, 2009 UNION COUNTY FREEHOLDER MEETING SET FOR CLARK
APRIL
April 30, 2009 Giclee Prints by Miriam Jarney of Cranford on Exhibit at Freeholders Gallery until June 1
April 30, 2009

Recycle Unwanted Electronic Equipment in Cranford, May 16

April 29, 2009 2009 Teen Arts Exhibit Begins Tour at Springfield Public Library
April 29, 2009 Free Workshop Will Explain “HEART Grant” Application Process for Non-Profit Groups, Artists & Historians, May 14
April 28, 2009 Spring Clean-Up at Green Brook Park
April 28, 2009 Summer Fun at Trailside Nature & Science Center
April 27, 2009 Cedar Brook Park Lakeside Beautification
April 27, 2009 March for Babies
April 27, 2009 “My County” Poster Contest Winners
April 27, 2009 TIPS ON BUDGET-FRIENDLY FAMILY NUTRITION
April 27, 2009 Union County Office of Health Management Monitoring Swine Flu
April 27, 2009 Union County’s Mobile Document-Shredding Program Will Visit Cranford, May 13
April 24, 2009 UNION COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS TO HOLD ANNUAL PLANT SALE
Return of the Ramapo Tomato
April 23, 2009 Free Workshop Explains Application Process for Local Arts Grant Program, May 7
April 23, 2009 LOCAL 4-H YOUTHS SHINE AT UNION COUNTY PRESENTATION NIGHT
Nine participants qualify for statewide event in June
April 23, 2009 Register Now for Summer Youth League Baseball – 
Boys and Girls, Ages 8-15, Play Weekdays in Warinanco Park
April 23, 2009 RUNNELLS SPECIALIZED HOSPITAL GETS NEW ONLINE TRAINING SYSTEM
April 23, 2009 Sleep Away Camp for Boys and Girls a Short Drive from Union County
April 22, 2009 Arbor Day
April 22, 2009 New Eagle Scouts
April 22, 2009 RUNNELLS HOSPITAL VOLUNTEER GUILD TO HOLD ACTIVEWEAR SALE MAY 21
April 21, 2009 Enjoy the Awards Ceremony & Exhibit of Art by Union County Employees, May 6
April 21, 2009 Non-Profit Groups in Union County Can Receive Funds for Arts, History or Humanities Projects
April 21, 2009 Rededication of American Legion Post 229
April 21, 2009 Union County Human Relations Commission Unity Achievement Awards
April 16, 2009 Union County’s Senior Art Show Wants Artists 60 and Older
April 15, 2009 Celebrate 30 Years of Pet Fair at Trailside, May 3
April 15, 2009 Paper Sculptures by Elizabeth Artist Barbara Wallace on Exhibit at Pearl Street Gallery
April 15, 2009 “Project WET” Teacher-Training Workshop at Trailside Nature & Science Center, May 6
April 15, 2009 Union County Offers History Grant Workshop, April 29
April 14, 2009 FAMILY-FRIENDLY SUMMER EVENTS SLATED FOR UNION COUNTY’S OAK RIDGE PARK
Former County golf course converted to community use
April 14, 2009 Talented Teens Are Showcased in Rahway, April 29,
at the Union County Performing Arts Center
April 14, 2009 UNION COUNTY SURROGATE JAMES S. LaCORTE RECEIVES McCLOUD AWARD
Honored for service, compassion in office
April 13, 2009 UNION COUNTY 4-H SCIENCE PROGRAM ADDS FUN TO SUMMER CAMPS
April 9, 2009 BGCUC Youth of the Year
April 9, 2009 Saint Patrick’s Day Celebration at Runnells Specialized Hospital
April 8, 2009 LEARN HOW TO HELP YOUR FAMILY ENJOY HEALTHIER MEALS
April 8, 2009 Union County Hosts Free Health Workshops For Women
Office of Health Management celebrates National Women’s Health Week
April 7, 2009 Everything You Wanted to Know about Water Features
April 7, 2009 Occupational Center of Union County
April 7, 2009 Oral Cancer Awareness Day in Union County
April 3, 2009 Book your trip to RUNNELLS’ May 7th book and gift fair!
April 3, 2009 Spring Fling for People with Disabilities, April 26, at Trailside Nature & Science Center
April 3, 2009 UNION COUNTY CELEBRATES COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT WEEK
Union County focuses on foreclosure prevention
April 3, 2009 Union County Division on Aging Ready to Help Seniors with Benefits Information
April 3, 2009 UNION COUNTY TO DISTRIBUTE $3.5 MILLION IN FEDERAL GRANTS
April 2, 2009 Union County Clerk Rajoppi Named Historian of the Year
April 2, 2009 Union County Schools Can Request a Free Tree – Union County Celebrates Arbor Day
April 2, 2009 Volunteer Scientists Needed for Bio-Blitz, June 12-13, at Briant Park, Hidden Valley
& Houdaille Quarry
April 1, 2009 Travel the World on Wildlife Sunday, April 19, at Trailside Nature & Science Center
April 1, 2009 UNION COUNTY AWARDED $2.975 MILLION IN STATE GREEN ACRES FUNDS
April 1, 2009 Union County’s Mobile Paper-Shredding Program Will Visit Cranford, April 19
MARCH
March 31, 2009 Apply Now for Passports and Avoid the Last Minute Delay – Union County Clerk Offers Free Passport Photos thru April 30
March 31, 2009 Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce’s 20th Annual Mayors Dinner
March 31, 2009 HOW TO GROW A GREAT VEGETABLE GARDEN
March 31, 2009 Mardi Gras Celebrated at Runnells Specialized Hospital
March 31, 2009 UNION COUNTY TO RECEIVE $2.4 MILLION IN ENERGY EFFICIENCY FUNDING FROM RECOVERY PACKAGE
March 31, 2009 Women of Excellence, Dua of Berkeley Heights
March 31, 2009 Women of Excellence, Golub of Mountainside
March 31, 2009 Women of Excellence, Lewis of Cranford
March 31, 2009 Women of Excellence, Malko of Garwood
March 31, 2009 Women of Excellence, Miles of Summit
March 31, 2009 Women of Excellence, Murphy of Springfield
March 31, 2009 Women of Excellence, Nesbitt-Good of Elizabeth
March 31, 2009 Women of Excellence, Silvestry of Cranford
March 31, 2009 Women of Excellence, Suarez of Springfield
March 30, 2009 GROW YOUR OWN PIZZA
Union County offers family garden workshop for pizza lovers
March 30, 2009 LEARN HOW TO PLANT A FAMILY TREE
March 26, 2009 UNION COUNTY PARTNERS WITH NEW PROVIDENCE TO REBUILD PUBLIC PARK – Proposal to sell municipal land to County for improvement
March 25, 2009 FREEHOLDER CHESTER HOLMES ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT FROM BOARD
Four-Term Rahway resident and former police officer to remain active in community and spend time with his private security business
March 24, 2009 Former Linden Convent to Become Housing for Persons with Disabilities
Project in Union County to provide eleven new barrier-free apartments
March 24, 2009 New Boy Scouts
March 23, 2009 American Red Cross Month
March 23, 2009 April 23rd – Vicki’s Footwear & Luggage Inc. at Runnells SpecializedHospital
March 23, 2009 Art Helps Union County Youth take the Right Path
March 23, 2009 You Call The “Shots” – A symposium on children’s vaccines
March 20, 2009 Survival & Success Workshop on April 22 Examines Ideas to Help Non-Profit Groups
March 19, 2009 Passport Day in the USA, March 28 – New Regulations Prompt National Event
March 19, 2009 Union County Sponsors Recycling Event, April 4:
Household Special Waste, Auto Tires & Mercury Thermometers Will Be Collected
March 18, 2009 PARKS AND COMMUNITY RENEWAL DIRECTOR AL FAELLA FEATURED ON “VINTAGE VIEWS”
TV SHOW IN APRIL
March 16, 2009 Exercise Program for Post Stroke Patients Is Offered at Runnells Specialized Hospital
March 16, 2009 Money Savers for Do-It-Yourself Fans
March 16, 2009 Portugal Day committee names Freeholder Angel G. Estrada as an honorary marshall for Portugal Day Parade in Elizabeth, NJ
March 16, 2009 Union County St. Patrick’s Day Parade
March 14, 2009 LAUTENBERG OFFICE ANNOUNCES MOBILE CONSTITUENT SERVICES OUTREACH DAY IN UNION COUNTY – N.J. Senator’s Constituent Service Staff Will Be at O’Donnell Dempsey Senior Center to Help Local Residents Deal With Federal Agencies, Constituent Concerns
March 13, 2009 Recycle Unwanted Electronic Equipment in New Providence, March 28
March 11, 2009 “Generations of Jazz” Musical Performance at Trailside Nature and Science Center, March 20, Features Pam Purvis and the Blue Skies Band
March 11, 2009 Historic Photos of Florence Spearing Randolph Are on Exhibit at Freeholders Gallery during Women’s History Month
March 10, 2009 UNION COUNTY OFFERS TIPS ON BALANCED DIET, BALANCED BUDGET
How to make great meals for a small price
March 9, 2009 Union County Clerk Extends Free Passport Photos until April 20;
Apply Now for Passports at Westfield and Elizabeth Locations
March 6, 2009 Gourmet Edibles and Gift Baskets at RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital
March 6, 2009 RECYLING FOOD WASTE TO CUT COSTS
March 6, 2009 “UNION COUNTY DAY” SET FOR NEW PROVIDENCE
Event includes passport applications, child safety seat inspections and more
March 5, 2009 COUNTY ANNOUNCES PERMANENT CLOSURE OF OAK RIDGE GOLF COURSE
Closure of golf course to save $740,000; facility could be reborn as multi-use County Park
March 5, 2009 County of Union Employees and Their Families Are Invited to Exhibit Artwork
March 5, 2009 UNION COUNTY APPLAUDS CONTRIBUTIONS OF NINE OUTSTANDING WOMEN
March 3, 2009 Black History Month
March 3, 2009 Read Across America
March 3, 2009 Union County to Offer Illegal Animal Fighting Training for Law Enforcement
March 2, 2009 Calling All Senior Artists – Union County’s Senior Art Show Wants You!
FEBRUARY
February 27, 2009 National Future Farmers of America Week
February 27, 2009 Union County Celebrates “National Career and Technical Education Month” with Cranford Student
February 27, 2009 Union County Celebrates National Career and Technical Education Month, Elizabeth
February 27, 2009 Union County Celebrates National Career and Technical Education Month, Elizabeth
February 27, 2009 Union County Celebrates National Career and Technical Education Month, Fanwood Students
February 27, 2009 Union County Celebrates National Career and Technical Education Month, Linden Students
February 27, 2009 Union County Celebrates National Career and Technical Education Month, Plainfield Student
February 27, 2009 Union County Celebrates National Career and Technical Education Month, Rahway Students
February 27, 2009 Union County Celebrates National Career and Technical Education Month, Union Student
February 27, 2009 Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders
presents Union County Government Day in New Providence
Wednesday, March 25, 2009
February 27, 2009 Union County St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee
February 26, 2009 Federal Government Awards Union County $3.5 Million to Aid Homeless
February 25, 2009 HIGH TECH, LOW COST BOOST FOR UNION COUNTY
February 25, 2009 “Take Only Pictures and Leave Only Footprints”
Wildlife Contest Seeks Amateur Photographers
February 24, 2009 Budget-friendly priced sale… Jewels N’ More at RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital
February 24, 2009 COUNTY MANAGER URGES UNION COUNTY DELEGATION TO SUPPORT NJ SENATE BILL 14
Bill would allow Pension Deferral plan for Municipal and county governments
February 24, 2009 National Activity Professionals Week celebrated at RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital
February 23, 2009 FITCH AND MOODY’S REAFFIRM UNION COUNTY’S STRONG BOND RATING;
COUNTY REFINANCES $77.4 MILLION DEBT, SAVING $4.35 MILLION
February 23, 2009 Union County Awarded Grant from NJ Juvenile Justice Commission
February 20, 2009 BEWARE OF “SAME DAY” TAX REFUNDS
February 20, 2009 Fun for Everyone at Trailside
February 20, 2009 Textile Art by Chanell Riley of Union on Exhibit at Freeholders Gallery
February 18, 2009 Save on casual clothing at RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital
February 18, 2009 Union County’s Conversion to Biofuel
February 17, 2009 Annual Watchung Reservation Deer-Management Program to Start Monday, March 2
February 17, 2009 Freeholders Honor Langan of Linden
February 17, 2009 March 20th is Casino Night for the RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital Foundation
February 13, 2009 Partnership for Prescription Assistance
February 13, 2009 The Raptor Trust Visits Trailside, Feb. 26
February 13, 2009 Trailside Offers “Aquatic WILD” Teacher-Training Workshop, Feb. 18
February 13, 2009 Union County Receives State Funding to Provide Grants for Local Arts Groups
February 13, 2009 VOLUNTEER TO HELP A VETERAN
February 11, 2009 PART-TIME CENSUS JOBS AVAILABLE
February 11, 2009 UCFirstAlert Countywide Emergency Notification System
February 10, 2009 UNION COUNTY AWARDED $323,700 IN NEW HOMELAND SECURITY GRANTS
February 9, 2009 Local Athletes Honored at Annual Hot Stove League Dinner
February 9, 2009 Union County Baseball Association Hall of Fame
February 9, 2009 Union County St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee
February 9, 2009 RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital Immunization Symposium:
Reducing the Risk of Cervical Cancer
February 6, 2009 Calling All Artists and Cultural Groups: County Office Needs Your Email Addresses
February 4, 2009 PRESCRIPTION DRUG HELP COMES TO UNION COUNTY
February 4, 2009 Union County Clerk’s Office in Westfield Now Open on Saturday Mornings
February 2, 2009 BILINGUAL OUTREACH FOR VICTIMS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT
Union County Rape Crisis Center provides assistance in Spanish
JANUARY
January 29, 2009 MAILBOX FRAUD STILL A CONCERN IN COMPUTER AGE
Union County Office of Consumer Affairs offers guidance
January 29, 2009 Paintings by Elizabeth Artist Pedro Da Paz on Exhibit at Pearl Street Gallery
January 29, 2009 Union County Honors John Ciborowski
January 28, 2009 Enjoy “February Festivities” at Trailside, Feb. 13-17
January 28, 2009 Union County Offers Home Health Aide Training
January 26, 2009 Savings are “In the Bag” at RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital
January 26, 2009 Umpires Can Earn More in 2009: Classes for New Softball Umpires Begin Feb. 17
January 23, 2009 Student Athletes from Cranford & Scotch Plains Will Be Among Those Honored
at Union County Hot Stove League Awards Dinner, Feb. 8
Guest Speaker: Ed Kranepool of the New York Mets
January 22, 2009 Trailside Offers Lecture on President Lincoln’s Years in the White House, Feb. 13
January 16, 2009 ACT NOW TO REDUCE LEAD HAZARDS AT HOME
New Union County grants help low-income households
January 16, 2009 February 12 Cellular Phone Accessories Sale at Runnells Specialized Hospital
January 16, 2009 Register for Summer Fun at Trailside;
Lottery Drawing for Registration Begins Feb. 7
January 16, 2009 Volunteers Needed for Teen Arts Festival, March 19-20
January 15, 2009 Green Grants–McKinley Elementary School in Westfield
January 15, 2009 U.C. Magnet High School
January 15, 2009 Green Grants–Roselle Park High School
January 15, 2009 Green Grants–Valley Road School
January 15, 2009 Green Grants–Carl H. Kumpf Middle School
January 14, 2009 RADICAL RECYCLING COMES TO UNION COUNTY
January 13, 2009 Union County Clerk Offers Free Passport Photos during February; Apply Now for Passports at Westfield and Elizabeth Locations
January 13, 2009 UNION COUNTY OFFERS RAIN GARDEN COURSE
Opportunity for professional landscapers
January 9, 2009 UNION COUNTY MAGNET HIGH SCHOOL PSA TO HOLD GOODS AND SERVICES SILENT AUCTION
January 8, 2009 Trailside Offers “Night at the Museum” Tour for Adults, Jan. 22
January 8, 2009 Union County Baseball Hall of Fame Gains Four New Members, Feb. 8 – Guest Speaker: Ed Kranepool of the New York Mets
January 6, 2009 Trailside Exhibits Photos of Endangered Amphibians by Jonathan Kolby of Union
January 6, 2009 VOLUNTEERS HELP EMPOWER RAPE VICTIMS
January 5, 2009 Freeholder Sullivan Sworn In as Vice Chairman
January 5, 2009 Freeholder Mirabella Sworn In as Chairman of the Board
January 5, 2009 Freeholder Ward Sworn In
January 5, 2009 Freeholder Proctor Sworn In
January 5, 2009 Freeholder Estrada Sworn In
January 4, 2009 FREEHOLDER CHAIRMAN MIRABELLA ANNOUNCES INITIATIVES DURING 152nd ANNUAL REORGANIZATION DESIGNED TO “KEEP UNION COUNTY STRONG”
Sullivan becomes Vice Chairman; Freeholders Estrada, Ward and Proctor Begin New Terms
January 2, 2009 Union County Offers “Adopt-a-Trail” Orientation for Volunteer Trail Stewards, January 10