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Elizabeth, originally called "Elizabethtown" and part of the El...

wikipedia - 19 Sep 2016
Elizabeth, originally called "Elizabethtown" and part of the Elizabethtown Tract, was founded in 1664 by English settlers. The town was not named for Queen Elizabeth I as many people may assume, but rather for Elizabeth, wife of Sir George Carteret, one of the two original Proprietors of the colony of New Jersey. She was the daughter of Philippe de Carteret II, 3rd Seigneur de Sark and Anne Dowse. The town served as the first capital of New Jersey. During the American Revolutionary War, Elizabethtown
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New video released in robbery of jewelry store in Elizabeth

WABC-TV - 13 Sep 2017
Police in Elizabeth, New Jersey released new video Tuesday of a brazen jewelry store heist. Surveillance video shows four armed suspects storming the Jewelers on Fifth Jewelry Exchange at the Jersey Gardens Mall, last Tuesday morning before it opened.
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Suspect Shot By Victim During Attempted Robbery This Morning

TAPinto.net - 20 Sep 2017
ELIZABETH, NJ-Elizabeth Police Department officers responded to a call this morning around 5 a.m. on Edgar Road at a 24-hour car wash located just south of the Bayway Circle. Earlier reports indicated that there may have been multiple suspects and a ...
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A look back at live updates from Union at Elizabeth, Friday, 7pm

NJ.com - 22 Sep 2017
ELIZABETH -- Elizabeth and Union meet in the 2017 edition of one of New Jersey's fiercest football rivalries on Friday night, 7 p.m.. NJ.com football writer Joe Zedalis will be on hand and will provide live updates using the comments box below. Fans ...
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Elizabeth Man Admits Distributing Child Pornography

TAPinto.net - 18 Sep 2017
ELIZABETH, N.J.– An Elizabeth man today admitted he used his home computer to distribute sexually explicit videos and images of children, Acting U.S. Attorney William E. Fitzpatrick announced. Thomas J. Leonard, 35, of Elizabeth, pleaded guilty before ...
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Westfield Art Association Artwork On Display In Elizabeth

New Jersey Stage - 02 Sep 2017
Westfield Art Association Artwork On Display In Elizabeth (ELIZABETH, NJ) -- The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders presents artworks from the Westfield Art Association, currently on exhibit at the Freeholders Gallery. The gallery is located on ...
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Elizabeth couple wins $795K Jersey Cash 5 jackpot

NJ.com - 12 Sep 2017
Linda Almeida-Maia and her husband, Marcio, immediately went to New Jersey Lottery headquarters in Lawrenceville to claim their prize after learning they matched all five numbers for the May 24 drawing. Marcio discovered the couple won when he stopped ...
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New Amazon HQ? Why Not New Brunswick?

TAPinto.net - 22 Sep 2017
The consortium is seeking proposals from cities and towns across all 21 counties, after which it will submit what it believes is the strongest possible proposal. An editorial by NJBiz wrote that many of New Jersey's cities, including Jersey City, New ...
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Empowering the Future of Women's Politics-Emerge NJ Graduates 16

TAPinto.net - 23 Sep 2017
"Our program gives them the tools, training experience, and endless support to change the future of politics in New Jersey,". In the four short years that Emerge NJ has been in existence, 12 women from the program have run for political office and ...
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Man hit, killed by vehicle outside Elizabeth warehouse

News 12 New Jersey - 14 Sep 2017
A man was struck and killed by a vehicle early Thursday morning outside a warehouse in Elizabeth, officials said. Police said the fatal accident happened around 6:30 a.m. on York Street in front of the Wakefern Food Corporation warehouse. The driver of ...
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Elizabeth cop charged with health insurance fraud

NJ.com - 14 Sep 2017
ELIZABETH -- An Elizabeth police officer was arrested at the department's headquarters Wednesday morning and charged with illegally collecting thousands of dollars of insurance benefits, authorities said. Alana Velazquez, who has served on the force ...
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Calendar of Events: Elizabeth

TAPinto.net - 21 Sep 2017
ELIZABETH, NJ – The Gateway Family YMCA and Quality Insights Quality Innovation Network is sponsoring free diabetes classes in Spanish as part of the Everyone with Diabetes Counts (EDC) program. Quality Insights collaborates with healthcare providers ...
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Hundreds Run in New Jersey Charity Race Marred Last Year by Bombing

Insurance Journal - 18 Sep 2017
The next night, a homeless man and his friend alerted authorities after they found a backpack full of explosives in a trash can near a train station in Elizabeth, New Jersey. Five devices were in the bag, including one that exploded while a bomb squad ...
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Surveillance Video Shows Brazen Daylight Jewelry Store Robbery

CBS New York - 13 Sep 2017
ELIZABETH, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – Police have released surveillance video of the brazen daylight armed robbery at a jewelry store at the Mills at Jersey Gardens Mall last week. Four suspects were caught on surveillance video as they entered the Jewelers ...
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Elizabeth Welcomes New Elementary School

TAPinto.net - 10 Sep 2017
ELIZABETH, NJ – Delivering educational facilities in New Jersey, the New Jersey Schools Development Authority has announced five new or renovated schools this year. These renovated or new buildings will provide more than 3,100 additional seats for ...
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Elizabeth Offers Free Diabetes Workshop Series in Spanish

TAPinto.net - 20 Sep 2017
ELIZABETH, NJ – The Gateway Family YMCA and Quality Insights Quality Innovation Network is sponsoring free diabetes classes in Spanish as part of the Everyone with Diabetes Counts (EDC) program. Quality Insights collaborates with healthcare providers ...

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