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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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Here's how Elizabeth Warren could fix the Knicks

CNBC - 16 Aug 2018
Meanwhile, just down the New Jersey Turnpike, the Philadelphia 76ers finished last or next to last in the Eastern Conference for four straight years but used that time to get top draft picks and accumulate young players in an organizational philosophy ...
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Grace Period for August Tax Payment Extended to Sept. 6

TAPinto.net - 19 Aug 2018
ELIZABETH, NJ – The Union County Freeholders have selected seven Scotch Plains-Fanwood groups and individuals among the 63 artists, historians and organizations that will receive Union County HEART (History, Education, Arts Reaching Thousands) ...
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Video: TAPinto Westfield Weekly News Recap, Aug. 17

TAPinto.net - 18 Aug 2018
ELIZABETH, NJ – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders announced Tuesday that 63 artists, historians and local non-profit organizations will receive funding through the 2018 Union County HEART (History, Education, Arts Reaching Thousands) ...
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People in Business, Aug. 19

New Jersey Herald - 19 Aug 2018
Prior to moving to New Jersey 21 years ago, Stevens worked for a large law firm as a paralegal dealing with worker's compensation cases and insurance defense. For the last 20 years, she has worked for Sparta Township in various capacities with her main ...
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A World Class Circus Attraction comes to Elizabeth, NJ

Benzinga - 02 Aug 2018
ELIZABETH, N.J., Aug. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Elizabeth is New Jersey's newest premiere tourist destination. Elizabeth is just minutes from NYC, drawing domestic and international travelers who want to escape the Big Apple and explore "off the ...
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50 Full Time Traffic Control Positions Available in Union County

TAPinto.net - 25 Jul 2018
UNION COUNTY, NJ - Residents in Elizabeth looking for a job may want to check out this opportunity announced by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders. The Workforce Innovation Business Center will host a hiring event for a company that has ...
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Union County awards 63 'HEART' grants

MyCentralJersey.com - 14 Aug 2018
Artists, educators, civic and historical nonprofit organizations seeking information about next year's HEART Grant Program can contact the Union County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs (633 Pearl St., Elizabeth) by calling 908-558-2550, NJ Relay ...
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'Tutus Andronicus' roars with bloody rage

TAPinto.net - 29 Jul 2018
'Titus Andronicus' roars with bloody revenge at Shakespeare Theatre. By Liz Keill. MADISON, NJ – “Titus Andronicus,' considered one of Shakespeare's bloodiest, torture-filled plays, nevertheless receives a spellbinding production at The Shakespeare ...
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Wait! He was the father? Really?!

Lowell Sun - 19 Aug 2018
DiPinto's great-grandmother, Catherine Frank, had moved from New Jersey to Lowell in 1935, presumably to work in the mills and escape poverty. "We always assumed she met my great-grandfather Frank shortly after she got ...
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Great books for last gasp of summer vacations

NJ.com - 19 Aug 2018
Now, though, during this last gasp of summer, with camps over and most schools still a couple of weeks from opening, many New Jersey families take vacation. And for book lovers that means hours of uninterrupted reading time. You can buy sunscreen ...
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Immigration rally held at Elizabeth ICE detention center

News 12 New Jersey - 28 Jul 2018
As the national debate over immigration rages on, a rally was held Saturday at the ICE detention center in Elizabeth. Faith leaders were rallying for immigrants' rights as more than 400 families wait to be reunited after crossing the United State ...

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