Joseph Signorello III To Hold Meet & Greet On October 8th

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Published: September 24, 2018
Joseph Signorello III To Hold Meet & Greet On October 8th  | read this item

Joseph Signorello III, who is running for mayor this year, will be holding a Meet & Greet on Monday, October 8th from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Costa’s Restaurant. Even though the event will highlight interacting with young voters between the ages of 17 and 23, the meet & greet will welcome all residents. […]

Marie C. Roth Endowment For Library Close To $525,000

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Published: September 24, 2018
Marie C. Roth Endowment For Library Close To $525,000  | read this item

A committee to work on how to best use an over-half-a-million dollar donation received from the estate of Marie C. Roth, a former patron of the Roselle Park Veterans Memorial Library who passed away on September 7, 2016. Ms. Roth lived in the borough for 72 years before moving to Union Township in 2005 (link). […]

T-Minus 100

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Published: September 23, 2018
T-Minus 100  | read this item

Roselle Park News will cease publication on December 31, 2018. After eight-and-a-half years, the online newspaper dedicated to the one-square-mile borough in Union County will have published its last news article on the last day of this year. In the end, it was not due to any personal crisis, public scandal, extreme health emergency, being […]

RP Girl Scouts Troop 40998 Visits Philip’s Academy

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Published: September 23, 2018
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RP Girl Scouts Troop 40998 Visits Philip's Academy  | read this item

Girl Scouts Troop 40998 visited Philip’s Academy Charter School in Newark this past Wednesday, September 19th. The troop were given a tour by Philip’s Academy science teacher Catkin Flowers. Troop leader Ellen Margarita remarked, “Miss Flowers was amazing! She was patient, informative and showed us what a great eco-space they have in their school.” Troop 40998 […]

Contract For Tax Appeal Attorney Doubled

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Published: September 23, 2018
Contract For Tax Appeal Attorney Doubled  | read this item

The governing body doubled the budget of the borough’s tax appeal attorney to $30,000 at the September 20th municipal meeting. The law firm of Palumbo Renaud & DeAppolonio – previously named Palumbo & Renaud – has been appointed as Roselle Park’s tax appeal attorney every year since 2015. Increases from the original amount budgeted for such […]

Roselle Park Arts Festival On September 29th

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Published: September 23, 2018
Roselle Park Arts Festival On September 29th  | read this item

The fourth annual Roselle Park Arts Festival will be on Saturday, September 29th, from 1 p.m. till 9 o’clock at night. The celebration of art – be it traditional canvas, sculptural, music, film, dance, acting or the written word – will be presented along Chestnut Street. The festival is free and open to the public. […]

Parkerscope Receives First Place Recognition In ASPAY Contest

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Published: September 22, 2018
Parkerscope Receives First Place Recognition In ASPAY Contest  | read this item

For the second year in a row, the Parkerscope received First Place recognition from among high schools across the United States. Parkerscope is the Roselle Park High School (RPHS) yearbook.

“Festival Of India” On October 6th At RPHS

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Published: September 22, 2018
"Festival Of India" On October 6th At RPHS  | read this item

Roselle Park’s fourth “Festival of India” is set for Saturday, October 6th, from 5 p.m. till 11 o’clock at night. The free annual celebration of Bharati heritage and culture will be at the Roselle Park High School (RPHS) gymnasium. The cultural fair will have an expanded program that will include participation from the RPHS students […]

MLUB Rejects Storage Facility Proposal On Westfield Avenue

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Published: September 20, 2018
MLUB Rejects Storage Facility Proposal On Westfield Avenue  | read this item

The Municipal Land Use Board (MLUB) rejected the final site application for a proposed storage facility along West Westfield Avenue across the street from The Castle during their September 17th meeting. The applicant returned and adjusted their application to apply recommendations made by the board at the preliminary hearing in August. Major changes included increasing […]

Bike Path Closed Due To Safety Concerns

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Published: September 20, 2018
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Bike Path Closed Due To Safety Concerns  | read this item

The Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) this morning has closed the bike path next to the NJ TRANSIT Roselle Park train station tracks between Galloping Hill Road and Chestnut Street. Safety concerns have arisen with railroad ties that were placed sometime yesterday after 2 p.m. on the sloping railroad bed next to the walkway. There […]

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