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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.
Playing Now: When The Game Stands Tall in Theaters

Playing Now: When The Game Stands Tall in Theaters

When The Game Stands Tall is based on the true story of a California high school football team that won 151 consecutive games.
Scotch Plains Resident Reappointed To N.J. Supreme Court Committee On Tax Court

Scotch Plains Resident Reappointed To N.J. Supreme Court Committee On Tax Court

Alex Paul Genato has been reappointed to serve as a member of the New Jersey Supreme Court Committee on the Tax Court for the 2014-2016 term
3,000 Gallons Of Jet Fuel Leak Into Storm Sewer In Union County, Reports Say

3,000 Gallons Of Jet Fuel Leak Into Storm Sewer In Union County, Reports Say

About 3,000 gallons of jet fuel recovered from an onsite, self-contained sewer system, at Buckeye Partners Linden facility were reported.
Linden Animal Shelter Will Close, 23 Violations Cited

Linden Animal Shelter Will Close, 23 Violations Cited

Due to 23 health violations and numerous complains from the public, Friends of Linden Animal Shelter will be shut down by the end of 2014.
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.
The Chelsea At Fanwood Celebrates Assisted Living Week With Free Public Event

The Chelsea At Fanwood Celebrates Assisted Living Week With Free Public Event

The Chelsea at Fanwood, 295 South Avenue, Fanwood, NJ, celebrates Assisted Living Week with a free public event.
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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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.
Black Flag That Hung Outside A Union County Home Represents Islam, Not ISIS Resident Said

Black Flag That Hung Outside A Union County Home Represents Islam, Not ISIS Resident Said

A black flag with Islamic language hung from a Union County home caused quite the stir on social media this week.
UPDATE: Arrest Made For Decapitation Of Chickens In Union County Cemetery

UPDATE: Arrest Made For Decapitation Of Chickens In Union County Cemetery

Policed arrested Leonard L. Edwards, Jr., 41 of Wharton for the alleged decapitation of six chickens in a Union County grave yard.
Concord, CA Highlighted in When The Game Stands Tall

Concord, CA Highlighted in When The Game Stands Tall

When The Game Stands Tall is coming to theaters Aug. 22.
Coming Soon: When The Game Stands Tall in Theaters Aug. 22

Coming Soon: When The Game Stands Tall in Theaters Aug. 22

When The Game Stands Tall is based on the true story of a California high school football team that won 151 consecutive games.
Union City High School Dedicates Football Season To Fallen Player

Union City High School Dedicates Football Season To Fallen Player

The Union City High School football team will dedicate their season to Josue Romero, the teen killed in a car accident on Saturday.
Union County Woman Celebrates 103 Birthday

Union County Woman Celebrates 103 Birthday

Frances Nelson spent her 103 birthday with family at the Cornell Hall Rehab Center.