Category: Local

Choi Promotes Autism Awareness Month

EDISON—Mayor Jun Choi has declared April as Autism Awareness Month in Edison. “There are no real answers yet. There is no cure. But the hope is that by emphasizing awareness, answers will come,” Choi said. According to the Autism Society…

South Amboy Celebrates Centennial

South Amboy Celebrates Centennial—On Friday, April 11, the City of South Amboy celebrated its 100th birthday at the South Amboy Senior Center. Mayor John O’Leary along with Freeholder Director David Crabiel and Freeholder Ron Rios helped mark the date with…

New Scholarship Honors Fallen Soldier

ELIZABETH – Eliazabeth’s Promise 2006, Inc. will host their second annual scholarship awards program on Friday, May 9, at Galloping Hill Inn of Union. This year, a new scholarship has been created to pay tribute to a local hero, Cpl.…

A New Look For An Old Favorite

A New Look For An Old Favorite—Linden Quick Chek Store Leader Tina Tharaldsen cuts the red ribbon in celebration of Quick Chek’s newly renovated Linden store along side Dean Durling, president and chief executive officer, Quick Chek (on the right),…

Poster Contest Winners

Poster Contest Winners—Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi (right) and Union County Surrogate James LaCorte (left) congratulate the winners of the 2008 “My County” poster contest sponsored by the Union County Constitutional Officers. The top winners of the contest, which is…