Alex Balaban Resigns From Library Board

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Published: July 28, 2015
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Alex Balaban Resigns From Library Board  | read this item

Alexander Balaban has submitted his resignation from the Roselle Park Veterans Memorial Library Board Of Trustees earlier this afternoon. Mr. Balaban, who has served on the Library Board for 15 years, gave time constraints due to work responsibilities and other volunteer efforts as the reason for his leaving. “Wednesdays have become busy for me and […]

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.

15th Annual National Night Out Is August 4th

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Published: July 28, 2015
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15th Annual National Night Out Is August 4th  | read this item

The Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) will be holding its 15th annual “National Night Out” on Tuesday, August 4th, from 5 p.m. till 9 in the evening. The annual event, which started in Roselle Park in the year 2000, will – according to Rupen Shah, the Administrative Assistant for the Casano Center, will take place […]

Church Of The Assumption To Celebrate Its Diamond Anniversary August 15th

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Published: July 28, 2015
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Church Of The Assumption To Celebrate Its Diamond Anniversary August 15th  | read this item

On Saturday evening, August 15th, a 5:30 Mass will be held at the Church of the Assumption to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the dedication of the church and the sanctuary. Archbishop Bernard Hebda, Coadjutor Archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese Newark, will be the main celebrant to lead the Parish in its 3,130th Saturday Evening […]

MLUB To Review Master Plan

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Published: July 27, 2015
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MLUB To Review Master Plan  | read this item

At the May 20th Municipal Land Use Board (MLUB) meeting, a committee was assigned to re-examine the borough’s Master Plan. By municipal law, a municipality’s Master Plan is to be reviewed, at least, every six years. There is a state statute, that was updated in 2011, which changed the requirement to once every decade but […]

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 […]

RPPD Seeking Public’s Help With Police Chase Suspect

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Published: July 23, 2015
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RPPD Seeking Public's Help With Police Chase Suspect  | read this item

The Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) is seeking the help of the public in locating Johansel Moronta (also known as Johansel Rafael Asmar). Mr. Moronta’s recorded Date Of Birth is November 11, 1992 (11/11/92) and his last known address was 640 Hussa Street in Linden, New Jersey. Mr. Moronta is wanted by the Roselle Park […]

Godspell Jr. At RPHS July 29th & 30th

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Published: July 22, 2015
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Godspell Jr. At RPHS July 29th & 30th  | read this item

The Roselle Park Summer Theater Camp will be presenting “Godspell Jr.” on Wednesday, July 29th, and Thursday, July 30th at 7:30 in the evening. The special one-act version of the 44-year-old musical from Stephen Schwartz and John Michael Tebelak is a 20th century retelling of parables found in the Gospels of Matthew and Luke. Songs […]

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 […]

Elizabeth Library To Join LMxAC

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Published: July 15, 2015
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The Elizabeth Public Library is scheduled to join LMxAC (Libraries of Middlesex Automation Consortium) by this August. In addition to 25 other public libraries and one college athenaeum, Roselle Park library card holders will be able to take out books and other material from the catalog of Union County’s biggest library. LMxAC is a membership organization […]