Category: Local

Clark Hosts Basketball Tournament

Clark Hosts Basketball Tournament—Clark Travel Basketball hosted its 4th annual Winter Tournament at the Brewer Recreation & Municipal Building.  The tournament began President’s weekend and ran for 3 consecutive weekends.  Clark hosted 96 teams from central and northern NJ who…

A Snapshot From The Past

  A Snapshot From The Past – While we were cleaning up around the News Record office, we discovered this photograph of the Rahway Citizens Youth Recreation Committee baseball team sponsored by the Rahway News Record in 1990. We were…

Gerstler Completes Eagle Scout Project

CARTERET—Life Scout Ryan Gerstler of Carteret Troop 88, has completed his Eagle Scout project, building a food pantry out of a storage room located in the cellar of the Zion Lutheran Church at 712 Roosevelt Avenue. The very aggressive project,…

Read Across America

  Read Across America—Linden School #4 Pre-K student Valeria Rodriguez (left) is thrilled to look like the Cat in the Hat for Read Across America on Monday. Mara Cabrera (right), a kindergarten student at Linden School #8, holds the Cat…

Union County Students Attend Darfur Conference

Union County Students Attend Darfur Conference—Kean University hosted an international human rights conference, “Darfur: the First Genocide of the 21st Century,” on Friday, Feb. 15. Nearly 1,000 people, including students and teachers from more than ten New Jersey school districts,…