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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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Plainfield man fatally shot in Elizabeth

MyCentralJersey.com - 21 May 2018
ELIZABETH - A 20-year-old Plainfield man was killed early Saturday in the parking lot of a gentleman's club. The victim was identified as Paris Lee, according to acting Union County Prosecutor Michael A. Monahan. READ: Plainfield settles discrimination ...
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New Goethals Bridge Westbound Span Now Open

CBS New York - 21 May 2018
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Drivers can now begin using the westbound lanes of the new Goethals Bridge. The new bridge, connecting Staten Island and Elizabeth, New Jersey features twin spans with more lanes and shoulders. The eastbound lanes ...
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Plainfield Man Fatally Shot Outside Elizabeth Strip Club

Patch.com - 22 May 2018
A joint investigation involving the Union County Homicide Task Force, the Elizabeth Police Department, the Plainfield Police Department, the Union County Police and the Union County Sheriff's Office's Identification Unit remains ongoing. Anyone with ...
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Time Warp 1988: Knoebels hosts Elizabeth Taylor, motorcyclists

Scranton Times-Tribune - 23 May 2018
The motorcycle ride started at the Forbes estate in Bedminister, New Jersey, and the group of 45 bikers known as “Capitalist Tool” were wished well on their journey by screen legend Elizabeth Taylor. She was to join her friend Forbes for the two-and ...
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AJ Perri Helping Veterans in Need - Again

TAPinto.net - 21 May 2018
TINTON FALLS, NJ – A.J. Perri is back helping veterans in need – this time launching a search for veterans and their families through a partnership with ABC-TV. As part of the A.J. Perri Cares Program, a lucky New Jersey veteran and their family will ...
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Hackettstown falls short of St. Elizabeth

New Jersey Herald - 13 May 2018
MORRISTOWN -- Caleigh McGough and Faith Panciello each netted three goals for St. Elizabeth in a 11-8 goal win over Hackettsown on Friday at St. Elizabeth High School. Before the halftime whistle blew, Hackettstown (7-8) was within one goal of tying ...
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'Turning Off the Morning News' brings comic twist

TAPinto.net - 21 May 2018
Robert Sella as Clifford and Rachel Nicks as Salena are the new neighbors who've moved next door and immediately question the goings-on and occasional gun shots. Salena suggests they invite the family over for drinks and, hopefully, learn more about ...
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Video: Bike Races, Taste of Plainfield on Sunday

TAPinto.net - 18 May 2018
ELIZABETH, NJ - Authorities are investigating the death of a Plainfield man who was found dead in the parking lot of Angels Gentleman's Club in Elizabeth over the weekend. According to Union County Prosecutor Michael A. Monahan, officers responded to ...
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Port Authority's new $1.5B Goethals Bridge set to reopen on Monday

Curbed NY - 18 May 2018
The new bridge, which connects Staten Island to Elizabeth, N.J., features twin spans that each have three 12-foot wide lanes, 12-foot outer shoulders, and five-foot inner shoulders. It also boasts “smart bridge” technology, which essentially means that ...
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Is New Jersey's Gas Tax About to be Pumped Up?

NJ Spotlight - 23 May 2018
It's too soon to say for sure, but the chances of a gas-tax increase of at least a few pennies went up this week after state Treasurer Elizabeth Maher Muoio released the administration's latest tax-collection estimates. The new projections showed the ...
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This Gadget Communicates Human Emotions Through Touch

WIRED - 22 May 2018
Ask engineers what the future of communication looks like and they'll show you a fiber-optic cable. Ask artists and they'll conjure something like the Sleeve. For the past year, engineers at Nokia Bell Labs, the famed New Jersey research facility that ...
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Charges Dismissed Against Elizabeth Man Convicted of Murder

TAPinto.net - 30 Apr 2018
ELIZABETH, NJ - An Elizabeth man's sentence has been over turned and all charges dropped in the March 20, 1994 shooting death of 19-year-old Jerry Myers. Prosecutors in the case concede, based on a claim of ineffective assistance of defense counsel at ...

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