Teen Curfew Abolished

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Published: December 20, 2014
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Teen Curfew Abolished  | read this item

On December 4th, the Roselle Park governing body abolished a law which placed a curfew on juveniles. The repeal came after council was sent a letter by John Paff, a public rights advocate and member of both the New Jersey Libertarian Party as well as the New Jersey Foundation for Open Government (NJFOG)*, late August asking […]

Roselle Park PBA Donates Presents & Food To The Community

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Published: December 20, 2014
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Roselle Park PBA Donates Presents & Food To The Community  | read this item

The Roselle Park PBA (Policemen’s Benevolent Association) has had a busy couple of days and nights this week. This Wednesday,December 17th, members of PBA Local 27 donated presents and volunteered their time to have them delivered to children in town, even having one of their members dress up as Santa. When people usually see a police car […]

Realty Appraisal Company Awarded $239,000 Contract For Revaluation

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Published: December 19, 2014
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Realty Appraisal Company Awarded $239,000 Contract For Revaluation  | read this item

At the last scheduled Mayor & Council meeting of 2014 last night, the governing body voted to approve Realty Appraisal Company as the firm to handle the townwide revaluation starting next year for $239,000 – less than half of what was originally budgeted. One of Mayor Joseph Accardi’s objectives ever since being voted into office […]

Evening One-Seat Ride Now Scheduled To Begin January 12th

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Published: December 19, 2014
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Evening One-Seat Ride Now Scheduled To Begin January 12th  | read this item

The second phase of the Raritan Valley Railway Coalition (RVRC) objective to have complete One-Seat Ride to New York City is now slated to start on the evening of Monday, January 12th. Originally anticipated to begin last month, NJ TRANSIT announced in October that evening One-Seat Ride (OSR) service would be postponed due to budgetary […]

Bid For Vegetative Waste Services Due End Of January

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Published: December 14, 2014
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Bid For Vegetative Waste Services Due End Of January  | read this item

Bids for the borough’s vegetative waste services will be due by 11 a.m. on Wednesday, January 28, 2015. Vegetative Waste is defined as waste materials from farms, plant nurseries, and greenhouses that are produced from the raising of plants. This waste includes such crop residues as plant stalks, hulls, leaves, and tree waste processed through a […]

Free Parking In Downtown For The Holiday Season

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Published: December 5, 2014
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Free Parking In Downtown For The Holiday Season  | read this item

As is the annual custom, the governing body last night voted to approve the covering up of parking meters in the downtown business area for the Christmas holiday season. The monthlong shopping incentive starts today and goes through the new year till January 5th. The downtown area runs along Westfield Avenue from Walnut Street to Locust […]

Roselle Park Takes Part In Project Medicine Drop

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Published: November 28, 2014
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Roselle Park Takes Part In Project Medicine Drop  | read this item

The Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) is one of the newest locations to take part in Project Medicine Drop. With the dropbox having been installed earlier in the month, Roselle Park becomes the sixth municipality in Union County to participate year-round in the program with a permanent dropbox.The Statewide initiative is an effort to halt […]

Grand Opening Event At Dancers Pointe

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Published: November 22, 2014
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Grand Opening Event At Dancers Pointe  | read this item

Newly relocated Dancers Pointe will be holding a Grand Opening Event on Saturday, December 6th, between 1 p.m. and 5 in the afternoon. They are located at 122 East Westfield Avenue. Vendors, food, snacks, desserts and drinks – sponsored by many local businesses such as Costa’s Restaurant – will be on-hand to take part in […]

Zachary Infante In Tamburlaine: The Highest Reaches

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Published: November 16, 2014
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Zachary Infante In Tamburlaine: The Highest Reaches  | read this item

Brooklyn is less than an hour’s drive from Roselle Park – not that far to go. For Zachary Infante, the journey from his hometown of Roselle Park to the Brooklyn stage – where he is currently in the production of Christopher Marlowe’s milestone play “Tamburlaine” until December 21st – carries a distance that has taken him farther […]