LINDEN—Linden School No. 9 PTA hosted a Scholastic Book Fair to promote the importance of reading. Pictured above, Kelly Birch is eager to make dinner as she browses through the selection of cookbooks at the book fair.
RAHWAY—Officer Buckley and Volgo, his German Shepherd, from the Union County Police K-9 Unit, visited Grover Cleveland School on Sept. 25.
CLARK—Business professionals representing a range of industries gathered at the recent Veterans Business Association (VBA) networking event held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Clark.
PLAINFIELD—The Union County Homicide Task Force is in the early stages of an investigation of a 27-year-old man who was shot and killed Sunday night, said Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
ELIZABETH – The suspect in a fatal shooing committed suicide last week, authorities said.
TRENTON – Sentencing proceedings are continuing in the bribery scandal that derailed Linden’s Neighborhood Redevelopment Program.
RAHWAY – The Rahway Police Department is looking for residents who are interested in starting Neighborhood Watch programs in their communities.
LINDEN – Local officials joined representatives of the state’s electric and gas utilities at the home of Leona Parker of Linden to celebrate the 50,000th participant in the New Jersey Comfort Partners Program. Comfort Partners, a component of New Jersey’s…
RAHWAY – Maintaining the Motor Vehicle Commission’s focus on continuing successful customer service enhancements throughout the state, Acting Chief Administrator Shawn B. Sheekey highlighted facility and service improvements at the ground breaking of the future Rahway Agency last Thursday.
ELIZABETH—This is from material given to me by South Amboy resident Jerry Celecki. It is from the Historical Highlights of the Central Jersey and its Veteran Employees Association.