A Conversation With Sundjata Sekou

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Published: August 23, 2014
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First things first, some interesting facts about Mr. Sundjata Sekou: Although he shares a similar namesake, he is not related to New York City poet, performer, and teacher Sekou Sundiata. He lives in the house that was formerly occupied by another former BOE member Nancy Kinloch. That aside, Sundjata is running for a seat on the […]

NJ TRANSIT Survey Seeks Customer Feedback

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Published: August 20, 2014
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NJ TRANSIT has its latest online customer survey as part of its Scorecard initiative, seeking feedback from customers on how the agency is performing and where it can improve to boost customer satisfaction. “We want our customers to know that their feedback really does matter and drives NJ TRANSIT’s ongoing efforts to improve their overall experience […]

Open Mic Poetry Night August 27th

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Published: August 20, 2014
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An evening of poetry and music as well as an opportunity to learn about the young artists of the current art exhibit “Twisted Tales” will take place from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at the Casano Community Center Art Gallery . There will also be an Open Mic for poets […]

Roselle Park Theatre: The Show Goes On

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Published: August 8, 2014
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Just to make things perfectly clear, Jared Pietz and Joe Shirley are not asking for people to just give them $90,000 in free money for their business. Not that they will refuse anyone if someone chooses to do so, but that misconception stemmed from a response to a question about the status of the re-opening […]

Candidates Receive Requests For Interviews

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Published: July 27, 2014
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Candidates Receive Requests For Interviews  | read this item

All six (6) candidates for municipal office have received a formal request from Roselle Park News to sit down for a conversation to discuss their candidacy, policies, platforms, and thoughts. A list of 30 different dates throughout July, August, and September have been proposed in order to offer each candidate ample opportunity to choose a date. The invitations […]

RPHS Auditorium Restoration Finally Underway

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Published: July 4, 2014
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RPHS Auditorium Restoration Finally Underway  | read this item

The Roselle Park High School (RPHS) Auditorium is on its way to being renovated and refurbished after years of use had taken its toll on the community theatre. The project, started by a group of involved parents, teachers, and administrators called “The Friends of RPHS” in 2010, have now seen their hard work come to fruition with help from […]

Used Clothing Drop-Off Shed Installed At RPFAS

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Published: June 30, 2014
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The Roselle Park First Aid Squad (RPFAS) parking lot has a new shed that allows residents to drop off used clothing they no longer need while helping out the RPFAS at the same time. Unlike other donation bins, the drop-off station looks more like an attractive storage shed rather than a metallic dumpster. The shed is […]