GREAT LAKES, Ill.—Navy Seaman Recruit Katherine M. Bennett, niece of Tracey D. Bennett of Elizabeth, N. J., recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
RAHWAY—On March 2, the teachers at Roosevelt School in Rahway wanted to get the word out about the importance of children’s literacy.
RAHWAY—Students at Franklin School in Rahway recently held their annual Third Grade Black History Month PowerPoint Museum. Parents and faculty were invited to attend a virtual electronic museum hosted in the school’s computer lab.
LINDEN – Linden Public Schools celebrated national Read Across America day on March 2 with a variety of activities intended to promote lifelong reading habits.
RAHWAY—Students in Renee Jernigan’s class at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway are thinking like engineers.
ELIZABETH—A Union County Grand Jury indicted an Elizabeth man last month on charges that he attempted to hire someone to kill another man, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced today.
CLARK – Diane Andrusaitis will demonstrate therapy given by her dog, Lucy, for seniors at next Friday’s AARP chapter meeting.
LINDEN—City residents would be very receptive to someone with a record of tax-cutting, according to a former official who is planning to be a candidate in the June 8 Democratic primary election.
RAHWAY – A taxi driver was robbed at knifepoint early Monday morning, according to police.
ELIZABETH-These are memories from William Frolich: “A sad loss to the shopping public was the disappearance of the once familiar ‘five-and-ten cent’ store. Broad Street once had two such stores within only two blocks in the center of town.