Category: Union County

ALJ Grad To Pilot Shuttle Mission

Astronaut Kenneth T. Ham will pilot the space shuttle Discovery next month on a mission to bring a Japanese science laboratory unit to the International Space Station. Ham, a 1983 graduate of Arthur L. Johnson High School, will be making…

A Complaint-Free School?

RAHWAY—There is a lot less complaining going on at Rahway High School. Under the leadership of English teacher Annette Goodman, Rahway High School is encouraging students and staff to participate in the “21-Day Complaint-Free Challenge.” The program is run by…

Linden Students Celebrate Earth Day

Linden Students Celebrate Earth Day—Student Council President Stephanie Gomulka and Vice President Nicholas Martin pack up the grocery bags that students at Saints Mary and Elizabeth Academy in Linden designed to help celebrate Earth Day 2008. The bags were distributed…

FMBA Receives Donation

FMBA Receives Donation—Firefighter Brain Thornton, chairman of the Rahway FMBA Local #33 Fund Drive, thanks Gregory T. Adams V. P. of Commercial Lending of RSI Bank and Thomas Grahill, chairman of the board (not pictured) for their generous donation and…

New High School House To Open In September

ELIZABETH—Elizabeth Public Schools announced that Alexander Hamilton Preparatory Academy, accommodating grades 9-12, will open its doors in September, bringing a total of eight houses serving the largest high school population in the United States. The Preparatory Academy will integrate a…