Mr. Foy Appointed As RPHS Assistant Principal/Athletic Director

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Published: July 27, 2016
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Mr. Foy Appointed As RPHS Assistant Principal/Athletic Director  | read this item

At last night’s Board Of Education (BOE) meeting, James Foy was formally appointed as the Roselle Park High School (RPHS) Assistant Principal/Athletic Director. Mr. Foy, himself an RPHS graduate Class of ’90, has been a football coach as well as a physical education teacher at the high school. “I want to thank everybody for the […]

BOE Appoints EJF/Aldene School Principal

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Published: July 27, 2016
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BOE Appoints EJF/Aldene School Principal  | read this item

The Roselle Park Board Of Education (BOE) voted to appoint Sloan Scully as the principal for EJF/Aldene School. The five BOE members in attendance unanimously approved Mrs. Scully at the administrator of the “School With Heart”. Principal Scully comes to the district from Bernards Township where she was Vice Principal at Cedar Hill Elementary School […]

Second Attempt To Repeal Pay-To-Play Law Fails On Introduction

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Published: July 26, 2016
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6623258 - dirty money crime and corruption of wealth  | read this item

For a second time in two months, an attempt to get rid of a municipal law places restrictions on campaign contributions by potential bidders in Roselle Park failed. Last month, Ordinance 2464 – with its vague wording – would have raised the dollar amount of campaign contributions that a service provider could make to a […]

National Night Out/Townwide Picnic On August 2nd

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Published: July 26, 2016
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National Night Out/Townwide Picnic On August 2nd  | read this item

Roselle Park’s 16th annual National Night Out celebration along with a townwide picnic is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, August 2nd at the Casano Community Center starting a 5 p.m. The Honor Guard will hold their Presenting The Colors ceremony at 5:15 in the afternoon and this will be followed by demonstrations from the […]

Eight Residents File To Run For A Seat On BOE

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Published: July 25, 2016
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Eight Residents File To Run For A Seat On BOE  | read this item

The deadline to file a petition to run for the Roselle Park Board Of Education (BOE) was 4 o’clock this afternoon. Eight (8) residents filed their petitions to run for one of three available seats on the BOE. Those who filed to run this November are: Alexander Balaban Loren Harms Matthew Leingang Agron Meshi Sott […]

3rd Quarter Tax Bill Due Date Extended To August 31st

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Published: July 23, 2016
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3rd Quarter Tax Bill Due Date Extended To August 31st  | read this item

Resolution 187-16 extended the third quarter tax bill due date till August 31st. “We’re hoping to have the bills mailed out by the first week of August, by the latest,” said Ken Blum the borough’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO). As has been the norm in recent years, the August 1st due date has been extended […]

Sun Tavern Recognized For 25 Years Of Service To The Community

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Published: July 22, 2016
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Sun Tavern Recognized For 25 Years Of Service To The Community  | read this item

Coming off the Garden State Parkway, Sun Tavern is the first restaurant – the first place actually – you encounter in Roselle Park, and those who have entered through its doors say it is a great a way to welcome people to town. At last night’s Mayor & Council meeting, the governing body recognized Sun […]

11 Potential Redevelopment Areas Cited In Master Plan Report

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Published: July 19, 2016
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11 Potential Redevelopment Areas Cited In Master Plan Report  | read this item

Last night, the Municipal Land Use Board (MLUB) approved the Draft Master Plan Reexamination Report. The reexamination report was in line with a municipal law on the books that states a review is to be conducted every six (6) years. Although state law requires that a Master Plan reexamination should be conducted at least once […]

2nd Cruisin’ Night Car Show Of The Year Coming July 29th

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Published: July 17, 2016
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2nd Cruisin' Night Car Show Of The Year Coming July 29th  | read this item

The second of two car & motorcycle shows in the borough will be held on Friday, June 29th from 6 p.m. till 9 in the evening. This year the car shows have been moved to Friday nights to allow families and residents to enjoy a summer evening along Roselle Park’s main street. Additionally, the car […]

2016 Tax Rate Shows More Received Tax Increase Than Reduction

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Published: July 14, 2016
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2016 Tax Rate Shows More Received Tax Increase Than Reduction  | read this item

The tax rate has been set by the county for 2016. This is the first tax rate since the townwide revaluation which was conducted last year. The new rate of 3.811 means an increase of about $400 for a house assessed at $253,000, the new average value of properties in the borough. The breakdown of […]

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