Category: Local

The Gift Of Life

The Gift Of Life—Woodbridge Mayor John E. McCormac was the first blood donor at a blood drive at City Hall on March 26 for Woodbridge residents and city employees. McCormac is an enthusiastic supporter of the voluntary blood donation program;…

Triple Taekwondo Medalist

Triple Taekwondo Medalist—Ricky Azari of Edison, a second grader at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison trained and participated in six categories at the 2008 Open Taekwondo Championship and the New Jersey AAU Taekwondo State Championship. Azari won three first-place trophies…

Top Rahway Musicians

Top Rahway Musicians—Six young musicians from the Rahway Middle School Band were selected to perform in the Central NJ All-Region Band and Orchestra. These talented students auditioned in February at South Plainfield Middle School. The students chosen were Samantha Hansen…

Indoor Soccer Champs

Indoor Soccer Champs – Members of the Falcons, champions of the Linden Recreation-sponsored Winter Indoor Soccer League, celebrate with their families and friends after receiving their first place trophies following a hard fought 3-2 overtime victory against the Magic. John…

Clark Teacher Honored

Clark Teacher Honored—St. John the Apostle recognized its Distinguished Teacher, June Butchko, with a Mass followed by an Annex Breakfast. Pictured here with Butchko are her former teachers from St. Mary’s School Rahway and Mother Seton Regional High School: left…

Menendez Calls For Credit Card Reform

PARAMUS– As an increasing number of Americans fall victim to out-of-control credit card costs and as the credit card market begins to resemble the subprime mortgage market from when the foreclosure crisis began, U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) announced a…