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Journal Journalists Join

ELIZABETH — Reporters, editors and other alumni of the Elizabeth Daily Journal joined for dinner Saturday at Tapas of Spain, a restaurant near the Bayway Circle for a reunion commemorating the 20th anniversary of the newspaper’s demise.

Officials Call for More Donations, More Workplace Blood Drives

MOUNT HOLLY – New Jersey Health and Senior Services Commissioner Mary E. O’Dowd today joined New Jersey Hospital Association President and CEO Betsy Ryan and Virtua CEO Rich Miller at a blood drive at Virtua Memorial in Mount Holly to encourage more people to donate blood and more employers to hold blood drives to ease the state’s chronic blood shortage.

ANALYSIS: President Santorum Would Be Insurers’ Best Buddy

I don’t expect that Rick Santorum will be our next president, despite his near-win in Iowa and likely a decent showing in tomorrow’s New Hampshire primary. I’m pretty certain that when more voters become aware of his views and voting record, Santorum will join Michele Bachmann and Tim Pawlenty as former contenders for the GOP nomination.

Trinitas Baby Was First In Union County In 2012

ELIZABETH — Six pound, 13 ounce Angelie Rivera, daughter of Ana Rivera of Plainfield, won the distinction of being the first baby born in Union County in 2012 when she made her grand entrance at 3:54AM on New Years Day. The new arrival received a full layette basket donated by the Trinitas Maternity staff.