Union County

Hall Of Fame Softball Tournament

LINDEN—The Linden Athletic Hall of Fame announces their first annual Linden Athletic Hall of Fame Softball Tournament, June 21 and 22, at Memorial Park. Each team is guaranteed three games for their entry fee of $350. The Linden Athletic Hall…

Grease Bus Trip

LINDEN—The Mayor’s Youth Commission of Linden is sponsoring a bus trip to the Broadway play, “Grease” on Friday, May 30. the cost is $120 per person with dinner at Bella Gina’s Italian Deli, Blockbuster Shopping Mall, St. Georges Avenue at…

Crime Becomes Political Issue

ELIZABETH—Crime is shaping up as a hot issue in the upcoming primary election for mayor, where a county law enforcement officer is challenging Mayor Chris Bollwage, who is hoping to win a fifth term that will give him 20 years…

Residents See Anti-Black Pattern

ELIZABETH—While Mayor Chris Bollwage blames Union County Prosecutor Theodore Romankow for inaction on a series of murders in the city, minority activists say politics is the real culprit. There were 55 murders in Elizabeth during the past three years, but…

Hospital Honors Volunteers

RAHWAY – Anne Nelson of Rahway was celebrated for serving 15,000 volunteer hours at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway. Nelson, a retired accountant, has been donating her time and talent to the hospital since 1986. She also volunteers at…

Young Writers Honored

Young Writers Honored—Union County Freeholder Chairman Angel G. Estrada and Freeholder Deborah Scanlon congratulate the winners of the 2008 Union County Shade Tree Commission “Young Writers of Union County” contest. The winners are (from left) Emily Miller from the Terrill…