Historian will speak on McClellan’s Other Story at Summit Old Guard

SUMMIT — Author and Historian William B. Styple, will speak to the Old Guard of Summit at its meeting, 10 a.m., Oct. 8. His topic will be “McClellan’s Other Story – The Political Intrigue of Col. Thomas M. Key.” Kentucky-born Colonel Thomas Marshall Key served as a “Confidential Aide” on the staff of Major General George […]

Trinitas has announced personnel changes with 6 senior management changes or elevations

ELIZABETH — Gary S. Horan, President and Chief Executive Officer, and the Board of Directors of Trinitas Health and Trinitas Regional Medical Center has announced six changes in the institution’s management and organization. The senior leaders hail from communities throughout Union and Monmouth counties as well as nearby New York state. “The Boards and I are […]

Union Police help promote “Put the Brakes on Fatalities Day”

UNION — Motorists in New Jersey and throughout the nation are being asked to join a day-long effort on Oct. 10, designed to increase awareness about safe driving behaviors and keep the State’s roadways fatality free for one-day. Known as Put the Brakes on Fatalities Day, the national initiative was designed to unite the country […]

Mysteries of canning and freezing revealed in Westfield

UNION COUNTY – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders has announced a new class called “Preserve the Harvest,” conducted by experts from the Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Union County. “With New Jersey’s rich tradition of home gardening, Preserve the Harvest is a great opportunity for Union County residents to learn the basics of safely […]

Daniel H. Bobis

Daniel H. Bobis, 95, of Scotch Plains, NJ died on Sunday, September 22, 2013 at Overlook Medical Center, Summit, NJ. Mr. Bobis was a Patent Attorney at Lerner, David, Littenberg, Krumholz & Mentlik, LLP in Westfield, NJ. Among his many associations with Patent Law organizations, he was President of the New Jersey Intellectual Property Association […]

Remembering POW/MIAs

UNION COUNTY — From left: Union County Freeholders Bette Jane Kowalski, Vernell Wright and Bruce Bergen listen as Union County Undersheriff Vincent DeTrolio, a Vietnam Veteran, speaks during Union County’s annual remembrance ceremony honoring prisoners of war and those missing in action outside the Union County Courthouse in Elizabeth. National POW/MIA Recognition Day is observed each […]

Union County week of September 26th

OBITUARIES: • AKLONIS — Jean D., nee Curzenski, of Clark; Sept. 11. Owned pharmacy. • BALASIA — Mary T., nee Conlan, of Clark, formerly of Rahway; Sept. 12. • BUCHANAN — Evelyn, nee Faulds, formerly of Union; Sept. 19. Was 81. • BUTKA — Maria Muller, of Elizabeth; Sept. 16. Leaves husband of 60 years. […]