ELIZABETH — Bridgeway’s sixth annual golf classic, held June 8 at Shackamaxon Golf and Country Club, was a huge success netting close to $29,000 for Bridgeway services, Adrienne Soricelli Vogel, president of Bridgeway’s Board of Trustees announced.
LINDEN — At 7 p.m. on Saturday, July 4, the Van Martin Band – Big Band Review will entertain with patriotic music and songs from the “Rat Pack” at the Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade, 400 North Wood Avenue.
LINDEN – Nearly 500 seniors graduated from Linden High School on Friday, June 26.
WESTFIELD—CONTACT We Care, the 24-hour caring and crisis hotline, will celebrate 34 years of providing hope and saving lives at its gala fundraising event on Oct. 29 at the Primavera Regency in Stirling.
LINDEN – Police arrested two Elizabeth men who allegedly burglarized a car in the area of East Linden Avenue and Ashton Avenue last week.
SCOTCH PLAINS—Union Catholic senior Stephanie Walls of Cranford received a 2008-2009 American Association of Teacher of French Outstanding Senior Award.
TRENTON—A Linden man was indicted last month on charges that he distributed child pornography over the internet.
LINDEN—Linden has been named a Tree City USA community by the Arbor Day Foundation to honor its commitment to community forestry. It is the sixth year Linden has received this national recognition.
ELIZABETH – Authorities are conducting a manhunt for an inmate who escaped from Union County Jail just after midnight today.
ELIZABETH—Otis Blunt and Jose Espinosa, the two men who escaped from the Union County Jail in December 2007, are scheduled to be sentenced on Friday morning before Union County Superior Court Judge Joseph P. Donohue.