Casano Center Open July 28th As A Cooling Center

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Published: July 28, 2015
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Casano Center Open July 28th As A Cooling Center  | read this item

To assist those who cannot adequately deal with the extreme heat conditions, the Casano Community Center will be open until 8 p.m. tonight as a cooling center. The Casano Community Center is located at 314 Chestnut Street. Anyone needing more information can call (908) 245-0666.

Carl Pluchino Resigns Again As Deputy Code Enforcement Officer

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Published: July 24, 2015
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Carl Pluchino Resigns Again As Deputy Code Enforcement Officer  | read this item

Citing two unnamed sources, Roselle Park News has confirmed that Carl Pluchino has, for the second time in a year, resigned as the municipality’s Deputy Code Enforcement Officer. Without giving any public reason, Mr. Pluchino submitted his resignation last night, 10 days after taking on the job temporarily for eight weeks. The governing body hired […]

Flags At Half-Staff To Honor Those Killed In Chattanooga Shootings

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Published: July 20, 2015
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Flags At Half-Staff To Honor Those Killed In Chattanooga Shootings  | read this item

Roselle Park Mayor Carl Hokanson ordered that flags at Borough Hall be lowered at half-staff today, July 20th, in honor and remembrance of the five servicemen who were killed in the line of duty on Thursday, July 16th in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The lowering of flags in the borough is independent of any national, state, or […]

Casano Center To Be Open Tomorrow, July 20th, As Cooling Center

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Published: July 19, 2015
Casano Center To Be Open Tomorrow, July 20th, As Cooling Center  | read this item

The Casano Community Center will be ope tomorrow, Monday, July 20th, as a cooling center from noon till 6 in the evening. This is a proactive decision taken by mayor & council to address residents who may not have adequate means to deal with the extreme heat. Anyone needing more information can call the community center […]

Borough Hall Open Today As Cooling Center

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Published: July 19, 2015
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Borough Hall Open Today As Cooling Center  | read this item

Mayor Carl Hokanson has notified residents through his Facebook page (link) that Borough Hall will be open today, Sunday, July 19th, as a cooling center from noon till 6 p.m. tonight. The decision was reached by the mayor in communication with the Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) in response to the excessive heat warning that […]

Council Hires New Patrolman

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Published: July 17, 2015
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Council Hires New Patrolman  | read this item

Anthony J. Rodriguez was sworn in as a Probationary Police Officer at last night’s Mayor & Council Meeting after being approved by the governing body in Resolution 187-15. Officer Rodriguez was hired to maintain the complement of officers in the Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) after the resignation of Matthew Hopkins. Mr. Hopkins was a […]

Carl Pluchino Temporarily Hired As Deputy Code Enforcement Officer

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Published: July 17, 2015
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Carl Pluchino Temporarily Hired As Deputy Code Enforcement Officer  | read this item

Almost six months to the day after resigning, Carl Pluchino has been temporarily hired at his old municipal position as Deputy Code Enforcement Officer for eight weeks. The borough has been without a Deputy Code Enforcement Officer for two almost months after Elaine Broyles resigned on May 18th. This has resulted in some issues with […]

Traffic Signal On Westfield And Walnut Repaired

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Published: July 4, 2015
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Traffic Signal On Westfield And Walnut Repaired  | read this item

Based on the concerted efforts of the Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) and Roselle Park News, a stoplight on the north side of Walnut Street and Westfield Avenue that has been sitting on a pallet since late last year has finally been repaired and set back into the sidewalk. On November 16, 2014, a one-car crash involving […]

Anonymous Letter Warns Of Satanic Church

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Published: June 30, 2015
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Anonymous Letter Warns Of Satanic Church  | read this item

An unsigned handwritten letter sent from Green Bay, Wisconsin, politely asks Mayor Carl Hokanson to remove a “Satanic Cult Church from Roselle Park”. The correspondence – dated May 27th and time stamped by the United States Post Office June 2nd – articulates how Satanism teaches to rebel against the police, local government, and United States […]

Municipality Hires Special Dog/Cat Canvass Marshal

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Published: June 29, 2015
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Municipality Hires Special Dog/Cat Canvass Marshal  | read this item

At the June 16, 2015 Mayor & Council meeting, the governing body appointed Owen Iungerman as a Special Marshal to conduct a 2015 Dog/Cat Canvass. According to Mayor Carl Hokanson, there have been numerous complaints regarding dogs and cats not being registered and the canvassing will serve as a way to update municipal files. If […]

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