Category: Local

St. Cecilia’s Teams Win National Titles

  St. Cecilia’s Teams Win National Titles—St. Cecelia’s Golden Nights Rec. Teams—JV, Varsity and Seniors—from Iselin, participated in the ECA National Champions on March 15 and 16 at Williams and Mary College in Williamsburg, Va. All three St. Cecelia’s Rec.…

Freeholders Honor Women Of Excellence

Freeholders Honor Women Of Excellence—Union County Freeholder Chairman Angel G. Estrada (left) and Freeholders Nancy Ward (second from left), Bette Jane Kowalski (second from right) and Deborah Scanlon (right) present a resolution to Karen Lukenda (center) of Linden, congratulating here…

A Strong Showing

A Strong Showing—The Clark Lady Crusaders fourth grade girls travel basketball team finished second out of 14 teams in the Garden State League.  The fourth grade girls team had a 22-8 record and are pictured receiving their second place trophies. …

Candidates Attend Forum

Candidates Attend Forum – The five candidates for Rahway’s school board attended a forum sponsored by the Rahway NAACP on Monday, March 17 at Ebenezer AME Church. Pictured left to right are Peter Kowal, Edward Quinn, Deborah Bridges, Bernard Robson,…

Double Dipping Rises Despite Ban

STATE – Last fall, Gov. Jon Corzine signed a law forbidding state lawmakers from holding other elected offices such as mayor or freeholder. At the time, 17 members of the state Legislature were dual office holders. Since then, the number…

Linden Woman Could Be Next Miss USA

LINDEN – A 22-year-old city resident is on her way to Las Vegas, Nevada this week to compete in the nationally-televised Miss USA® pageant. Tiffany Andrade, a 2003 graduate of Linden High School, won the 2008 Miss New Jersey USA…