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New Providence: Missing Pet Parrot

New Providence: Missing Pet Parrot

'Aussie' flew away from her New Providence home around 3pm on Saturday, August 16th.
Can You Guess this Gadget?

Can You Guess this Gadget?

The Urban Archeologist returns with a mystery item found at a Connecticut estate sale.

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Union County Hosts NJ Bodybuilding Championships

Union County Hosts NJ Bodybuilding Championships

Bodybuilders from all over the state came together at Kean University to compete in the state's Bodybuilding Championships.
Union County Awards 46

Union County Awards 46 "HEART" Grants

46 artists, historians and local non-profit organizations will receive funding through the 2014 Union County HEART Grant Program.
Injured Deer Slows Rush Hour Traffic, Man Charged in Pine Hill Murder and NJ's Top 20 Public Schools Top NJ State News

Injured Deer Slows Rush Hour Traffic, Man Charged in Pine Hill Murder and NJ's Top 20 Public Schools Top NJ State News

Plus: Could Middletown woman's chai-glazed cinnamon waffles be the next $1 million recipe?
Two Union County Vo-Tech Schools Make NJ Monthly's 'Top Vocational High Schools' List

Two Union County Vo-Tech Schools Make NJ Monthly's 'Top Vocational High Schools' List

Union County Magnet tied for third on NJ Monthly’s 2014 “Top Vocational Schools” list while Academy for Information Technology came in sixth
New Providence High School Drops Five Spots On NJ Monthly's 'Top Public High Schools' List

New Providence High School Drops Five Spots On NJ Monthly's 'Top Public High Schools' List

Out of 339 schools rated for New Jersey Monthly’s “Top Public High Schools” list, New Providence High School comes in at number six.
Tonight: Union County Resident Takes On America's Got Talent Quarter Finals

Tonight: Union County Resident Takes On America's Got Talent Quarter Finals

Union County resident Kelli Glover will take on the quarter finals of America's Got Talent Tonight at 9 p.m. on NBC.
UPDATE: Man Who Decapitated Chickens In Union County Did The Same To Goat Last Year

UPDATE: Man Who Decapitated Chickens In Union County Did The Same To Goat Last Year

Leonard L. Edwards Jr., the man arrested for decapitating several chickens in a Linden cemetery last week also mutilated a goat last April.
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Stolen Car Dumped In Union County When Thieves Find Child In Backseat

Stolen Car Dumped In Union County When Thieves Find Child In Backseat

Thieves quickly changed their mind about a car they stole in Union county on Saturday after they realized there was a child in the backseat.
New Providence Student Finishes Up Internship With Assemblywoman Nancy F. Munoz

New Providence Student Finishes Up Internship With Assemblywoman Nancy F. Munoz

Assemblywoman Nancy F. Muñoz, Deputy Assembly Republican Leader expresses her gratitude to Stephanie Lipper who recently interned for her.
How To Post On Patch

How To Post On Patch

Welcome back! Here’s what you need to know to start posting on Patch again.
Want To Buy In The New Providence-Berkeley Heights Area?

Want To Buy In The New Providence-Berkeley Heights Area?

Looking to buy in the New Providence-Berkeley Heights Area? Check out Zillow’s list of homes for sale in the area.
Update: 20-Year-Old Victim Identified In Union County Shooting

Update: 20-Year-Old Victim Identified In Union County Shooting

The man killed in a Union County shooting Saturday night has been identified as 20-year-old Dearn Marcano.
Story Developing: Multiple People Shot In Union County, One Dead

Story Developing: Multiple People Shot In Union County, One Dead

Multiple people were shot around 9.p.m in Union County on Saturday, resulting in one death.
Union County First In State To Decline Immigration Detainer Requests

Union County First In State To Decline Immigration Detainer Requests

The ACLU-NJ recognizes Union County for being the first county in the State of New Jersey to decline immigration detainer requests.
What Happened In Union County?

What Happened In Union County?

A look back at some of the stories coming out of Union County this week.
Joe Cryan Seeks Democratic Party Support In Union County Sheriff Bid

Joe Cryan Seeks Democratic Party Support In Union County Sheriff Bid

Current acting Union County Sheriff Joe Cryan seeks support from Democratic party leaders in a bid to be nominated as a sheriff this year.