Union County

Local Business Makes Donation

LINDEN—Linden Fire Chief Joe Rizzo thanks Michael Karlovich, manager of Strategic Communication for Conoco Phillips Bayway Refinery in Linden, for the donation of a 40 Hour Rope & Confined Space Rescue Course and all applicable equipment.

Implants Offer Alternative To Dentures

ELIZABETH – When people lose teeth, their ability to chew food and speak distinctly are impaired. Many people are uncomfortable with dentures, said Dr. George Umansky, DDS of Best Dental in Elizabeth, because they do not replace the quality of function of natural teeth. More dentists and patients are considering implants as a treatment alternative choice, he noted.