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Volunteers clean adopted park

Merck employees who are Union County Adopt-a-Park volunteers repaired a storm-damaged section of trail in the Michael S. Bezega Wetland Observation Area of Rahway River Parkway, in Rahway. Hundreds of volunteers have pitched in since 2003, when new berms, basins, and…

Sheila Accardi finished NYC marathon

Sheila Accardi finished the New York City Marathon on Sunday, November 2, 2014 in 3 hours 49 minutes and 19 seconds, coming in 9,587 in the 26.2-mile race through the five boroughs of the world’s most diverse city. The runner, who studied at Rutgers University and now lives in Howard Beach, New…

Obama & Christie tangle over Ebola response

President Barack Obama chided Governor Christie Christie over mandatory quarantines for travelers, which medical professionals say is an overreaction to Ebola and a likely way to inspire panic and fear rather than steps that will stop the disease in its tracks. “When…