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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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Elizabeth Man Charged With Repeatedly Sexually Assaulting Child

Patch.com - 12 Jul 2018
ELIZABETH, NJ — A Union County man was arrested for repeatedly sexually assaulting a local girl when she was between the ages of 5 and 8, acting Union County Prosecutor Michael A. Monahan announced Thursday. Alejandro Londono, 54, of Elizabeth ...
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Fireworks on Tap Across New Jersey

TAPinto.net - 03 Jul 2018
Chatham Borough at Chatham Middle School at dusk; Elizabeth at Veterans Memorial Waterfront Park at dusk (approx. 9:15 p.m.); East Brunswick at the Community Arts Center at 9:30 p.m.; Long Branch at the Ocean Promenade at 9 p.m.; Milltown at Gloria ...
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Suspect, Off-Duty Officer Exchange Gunfire In Elizabeth Robbery

Patch.com - 09 Jul 2018
ELIZABETH, NJ — Authorities are searching for a man wanted for robbing an off-duty law enforcement representative at gunpoint early Sunday in Elizabeth causing an exchange of gunfire between the two, Union County First Assistant Prosecutor Albert ...
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Planned Parenthood Opens New Health Center in Elizabeth

TAPinto.net - 25 Jun 2018
ELIZABETH, NJ - Planned Parenthood of Northern, Central, and Southern New Jersey held a grand opening for their new, state-of-the-art health center in Elizabeth, NJ. The new health center that is conveniently located in downtown Elizabeth will serve ...
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Elizabeth man convicted of killing wife, dumping body

MyCentralJersey.com - 09 Jul 2018
An investigation by the Union County Homicide Task Force, Elizabeth Police Department and New Jersey State Police Missing Persons Unit led to Rivas being identified as a suspect in the case, and he was subsequently arrested and held on $2 million bail.
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Elizabeth Man Convicted Of Killing Wife, Dumping Body In Suitcase

Patch.com - 10 Jul 2018
ELIZABETH, NJ — An Elizabeth man has been convicted of killing his wife in the home they shared with their young child, stuffing her body in a suitcase and then dumping her body in an abandoned home before reporting her missing, acting Union County ...
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Elizabeth Man ID'd As Motorcyclist In Linden Crash

Patch.com - 12 Jul 2018
LINDEN, NJ — A motorcycle driver is hospitalized following a serious crash that shut down E. St. Georges Avenue in both directions in Linden Thursday morning, police report. At around 6:20 a.m., a 2013 Dodge Charger, driven by a 26-year-old man from ...
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NJ Expands Vital Hepatitis C Treatments for Medicaid Enrollees

TAPinto.net - 10 Jul 2018
(TRENTON) – The New Jersey Department of Human Services on Tuesday announced expanded hepatitis C treatments for all Medicaid enrollees in the state, a policy facilitated by increased funding in the fiscal year 2019 budget. The improvement comes ...
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Behind the headlines: NJ's notorious mob slayings

NJ.com - 16 Jul 2018
While recent organized crime prosecutions in New Jersey have largely focused on offenses like loansharking, fraud and drug dealing, killings linked by authorities to mob activity have long captured headlines throughout the state. As recently as 2015 ...
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17 Fascinating Facts About Rutgers Athletics

TAPinto.net - 11 Jul 2018
NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - For all the critics of the athletics program at New Jersey's largest public university, there are more than a dozen reasons to cheer for successes of the sports programs and teams on the playing fields, in classrooms and beyond.
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Notice: City of Elizabeth Fireworks to be Held on July 4th

TAPinto.net - 03 Jul 2018
ELIZABETH, NJ - Mayor Christian Bollwage is asking residents to come out and join him and the Dept. of Recreation for this year's Independence Day celebration with their Fireworks Spectacular. The event is being held on Wednesday, July 4, at Veterans ...
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Long Pond School 3rd marking period honor roll

New Jersey Herald - 16 Jul 2018
Donato Bevacqua, Zachary Bezold, Keira Calderaro, Braden Coffey, Corinne Crowley, Elizabeth Debski, Victoria Dominguez, Nathaniel Enriquez, Madison Freda, Isabella Gambino, Sarah Granholm, Zachary Halteman, Sydney Harding, Aidan Koroski, ...
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Keep Cool in Union County this Weekend

TAPinto.net - 30 Jun 2018
ELIZABETH, NJ - As another heat wave rolls into New Jersey, residents are reminded that resources are available for cooling off during extremely hot weather. The National Weather Service has called a heat advisory for the Union County area from 2:00 p ...
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76 New Nurses Graduate the Trinitas School of Nursing

TAPinto.net - 26 Jun 2018
ELIZABETH, NJ - Seventy-six students received their nursing diplomas at the Trinitas School of Nursing's 160th Convocation Ceremony held recently at St. Michael's Church in Cranford. Surrounded by family, friends, and staff that supported their efforts ...

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