Category: Union County

Learning About Dental Health

Learning About Dental Health—Students from UMDNJ Dental Hygiene School visited Grover Cleveland School for February Dental Health Month. They visited all the classrooms and gave a short lesson on dental health. Every student was given a new tooth brush and…

Young Artists Honored

Young Artists Honored—The Annual Linden Recreation and Community Services Department Art Awards were recently bestowed upon the City of Linden’s future Rembrandts, Van Goghs and Picassos. The winners, pictured left to right are Ohnha Ro, Christina Beviano, Jaclyn Beviano and…

Colonial Day

Colonial Day—As a culminating activity for their study of Colonial America the fifth grade students at Frank K. Hehnly School held Colonial Day on Feb. 21. The classes dressed in colonial clothing, used colonial names and shared their knowledge of…

Famous Escapees Plead Not Guilty

ELIZABETH – The two Union County jail inmates who made national headlines after breaking out of the facility in December have pleaded not guilty to escape charges. One of the men, Otis Blunt, who allegedly left a taunting note for…

Veterans Outreach

Veterans Outreach—Union County Freeholder Bette Jane Kowalski (center) speaks with (from left) Army veterans Lorena Huggins of Rahway and John Gratacos of Elizabeth, who is with the Vietnam Veterans of America’s New Jersey Council, during a day-long outreach program for…

Students of the Month

Students of the Month – Linden Public Schools’ 21st Century Learning Center recently honored six students of the month for February. Pictured left to right are Brandon Fairchild, Ruhann Peele, Roshorn Shivers, Brianna Lembrick, Talia Paden, and Jonadony Brevette.