Linden

Outstanding Seniors Honored

Outstanding Seniors Honored—Union County Freeholder Rick Proctor (right) presents Margaret Menzaco and Joseph LaPlaca with resolutions congratulating them on being named The 2008 Outstanding Senior Citizens of the Year by the Linden Dept. of Recreation and Community Services on May…

Linden Announces 2008 Concert Series

LINDEN—The Linden Recreation Department has announced the line-up for their 2008 free concerts and movies in the park series to be held at The Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade Amphitheater located at 400 N. Wood Avenue, next to the post office…

Supporting Boxing In Linden

Supporting Boxing In Linden—Conoco Phillips Bayway Refinery recently made a donation to the Linden Boxing Association in support of the Diamond Glove State Championship Finals to be held in Linden Nov. 7. Pictured from left to right, Mary Phillips, Conoco…

Linden Artist Wins Prize

Linden Artist Wins Prize—Union County Freeholder Chairman Angel G. Estrada and Freeholder Bette Jane Kowalski (left) congratulate Daniela Iannone of Linden on winning first place in the intermediate category in the 2008 Union County Employee Art Show during the opening…

Hall Of Fame Softball Tournament

LINDEN—The Linden Athletic Hall of Fame announces their first annual Linden Athletic Hall of Fame Softball Tournament, June 21 and 22, at Memorial Park. Each team is guaranteed three games for their entry fee of $350. The Linden Athletic Hall…

Grease Bus Trip

LINDEN—The Mayor’s Youth Commission of Linden is sponsoring a bus trip to the Broadway play, “Grease” on Friday, May 30. the cost is $120 per person with dinner at Bella Gina’s Italian Deli, Blockbuster Shopping Mall, St. Georges Avenue at…

Linden Parks Opening For Spring

LINDEN—The Linden Department of Recreation and Community Services has announced that five parks will open early this spring for Linden youth to enjoy informal activities and programs from May 19 through June 19. Wilson, Knosky, Milkosky, St. Marks and Sunnyside…

Local Teen Among Honorees

GARWOOD—Erin Macee Callahan of Linden has been selected as “Teen Volunteer of the Year” by The Center of Hope Hospice & Palliative Care in Scotch Plains. They held their annual volunteer awards ceremony on Wednesday, April 16, at the Westwood…