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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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School scrubbed after suspected flu death, district says

NJ.com - 19 Feb 2018
The student died after being diagnosed with influenza but the district said it is up to state health officials to determine whether the virus was the primary cause of death. If the tests come back positive, the child's death would be the third ...
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Congressmen revive effort to ban older trucks at NY-NJ

JOC.com - 28 Feb 2018
Trucks in Elizabeth, New Jersey, where two congressmen want to revive a ban on trucks aged 2007 and older from entering the Port of New York and New Jersey. Photo credit: Hugh R. Morley. Two New Jersey congressmen are trying to revive a plan to ban ...
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This one NJ city had 3 rival cocaine rings, AG says

NJ.com - 19 Mar 2018
Fifteen people accused of running three rival drug trafficking rings -- all based in Plainfield -- have been indicted on a range of drug and conspiracy charges stemming from a state takedown last year. Attorney General Gurbir Grewal said the ...
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TAP into Elizabeth

TAPinto.net - 09 Mar 2018
SUMMIT, NJ – Two big storms in a week caused about 460,000 JCP&L customers to lose power. The company restored power to about 320,000 that lost power during the first storm with 17,000 customers still waiting to have their power restored when this most ...
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Elizabeth man gets 50 years for killing girlfriend

MyCentralJersey.com - 26 Feb 2018
UNION COUNTY - An Elizabeth man has been sentenced to 50 years in state prison for the 2011 execution-style murder of his girlfriend. Abdul Shahid Aziz, 51, must serve at least 85 percent of that term before becoming eligible for parole under New ...
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Volunteers help clean up Elizabeth parks

News 12 New Jersey - 18 Mar 2018
Volunteers from the World Mission Society Church of God cleaned up two park in Elizabeth Sunday afternoon. Around 40 volunteers headed to Jackson Park and Veterans Memorial Waterfront Park to pick up trash and debris. The main goal is to maintain a ...
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Man Convicted of Forcing Couples to Have Sex at Gunpoint

U.S. News & World Report - 07 Mar 2018
ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — A man accused of targeting couples at New Jersey motels and forcing them to have sex at gunpoint before he robbed them has been convicted on numerous counts. Union County prosecutors say Rasheed Powell faces a possible life term ...
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Sussex County Community College announces dean's list

New Jersey Herald - 19 Mar 2018
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Former Massachusetts Gov. Patrick Deval visits Temple

Temple News - 20 Mar 2018
Other potential Democratic presidential candidates rumored to run in 2020 include Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, who ran in 2016, former Vice President Joe Biden, New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and New Jersey Sen ...

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