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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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Royal Caribbean now offers shore excursions to Elizabeth, New Jersey

Royal Caribbean Blog (blog) - 15 Dec 2017
A new partnership between Royal Caribbean and EMI Global offers passengers the option to book a post-cruise excursion in and around Elizabeth. Elizabeth is known for its historical precedence of being the starting point for New Jersey (est. 1664) and ...
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Elderly Man Killed In Early Morning House Fire In Elizabeth, NJ

CBS New York - 11 Dec 2017
ELIZABETH, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Crews are on the scene of a deadly three-alarm house fire in Elizabeth, New Jersey. The fire started just after 1 a.m. Monday at a multi-family home on Marshall Street and spread to at least two other multi-family homes ...
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New Technology Available to Enhance Visits to NJ State Parks

TAPinto.net - 16 Dec 2017
TRENTON - The New Jersey Division of Parks and Forestry on Thursday, November 16 officially launched a new smart device tool to enhance visits to state parks by helping users plan visits around the state park system's vast network of trails. The Trail ...
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New Jersey ratifies the Constitution, Dec. 18, 1787

Politico - 18 Dec 2017
The city of Paterson became a textile center and later became known for producing trains and silk. Trenton produced clay products, iron and steel. Camden, Elizabeth, Jersey City, Newark, and Passaic became major manufacturing centers. During the Civil ...
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Elizabeth cop charged with DWI in fatal motorcycle crash

NJ.com - 11 Dec 2017
A diagram from the police report for the fatal motorcycle crash involving an off-duty Elizabeth police officer on Oct. 31 near Elmora Avenue and Vine Street in Elizabeth. (Courtesy of Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office). NJ Advance Media had also ...
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Sex Assault Suspect Wanted For Luring Union County Teen

Patch.com - 17 Dec 2017
ELIZABETH, NJ — Authorities are asking the public for help in identifying a suspect wanted for the alleged luring and sexual assault of a teenager in Elizabeth last week. The Union County Prosecutor's Office Special Victims Unit is releasing a New ...
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Registered Sex Offender Guilty of Luring, Sexual Contact

U.S. News & World Report - 15 Dec 2017
ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — Jurors in New Jersey have convicted a registered sex offender in New York City of luring a teenager into his car and initiating sexual contact with her. The panel in Union County deliberated 25 minutes before finding 48-year-old ...
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Drunk Elizabeth Officer Charged In Fatal Motorcycle Crash

Patch.com - 13 Dec 2017
ELIZABETH, NJ — An off-duty Elizabeth police officer has been charged criminally in the fatal collision with a motorcycle driven by an Elizabeth man on Halloween night, Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey announced. Romulo Meneses-Alvarez, 30 ...
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Protect Yourself against Theft This Holiday Season

TAPinto.net - 16 Dec 2017
UNION COUNTY, NJ--As the holiday shopping season gets into full swing, the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders reminds residents that a few simple steps can help reduce the risk of falling victim to theft and scams. “Staying alert and aware of ...
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Season of Giving at Wardlaw-Hartridge

TAPinto.net - 17 Dec 2017
Top_story_491de08af4bd83cb922d_suspect_s_artist_rendering. By TAPINTO ELIZABETH STAFF. December 15, 2017. ELIZABETH, NJ--Investigators are asking for assistance from the public in identifying and locating a suspect wanted for the alleged luring and ...
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Two Car Crash on Garden State Parkway

TAPinto.net - 15 Dec 2017
Two cars crashed on the Garden State Parkway in Cranford this afternoon. Credits: Elizabeth Clee. CRANFORD, NJ- Injuries are reported following a two-car crash on the Garden State Parkway near exit 137, according to Trooper Gene Hong of the New Jersey ...
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New Jersey Veterans Eligible for Income Tax Exemption

TAPinto.net - 10 Dec 2017
UNION COUNTY, NJ--The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders would like veterans to know they may be eligible for an exemption on their income taxes this year. Military veterans honorably discharged or released under honorable circumstances from ...

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