Union County

Seven To Seven

Seven To Seven—Gerald Hairfton, 9, Germain Cruz, 9, and Joshua Alvarez, 9, play a basketball shooting game at the Roselle Seven to Seven summer camp carnival on Aug. 15, as counselor Ronald Bennett looks on. The six-week summer camp and…

Quijano Picked To Replace Cohen In Assembly

MOUNTAINSIDE – Attorney Annette Quijano narrowly edged out Elizabeth Councilwoman Patricia Perkins-Auguste to replace former Assemblyman Neil Cohen in a special election held Tuesday. Cohen, who represented a district which includes Elizabeth, Kenilworth, Roselle and Union Township, resigned last month…

Ride Remembers 9/11 Heroes

Ride Remembers 9/11 Heroes—Mayor Richard Gerbounka welcomes America’s 9/11 Ride of over 900 motorcycles to Linden’s Aviation Plaza for a refreshment stop provided by Applebees, Linden FMBA Local 34, and the Linden Department of Public Property and Community Services. Pictured…

Orr Wins With Soul

By Jim Whelan Former Elizabeth High School and Rutgers University standout Raheem Orr helped the Jon Bon Jovi Philadelphia Soul to its first-ever arena football championship. Orr was a three-year starter at Elizabeth High School and helped lead the Minutemen…