ROSELLE PARK-Memories from John Kostopoulos: “Dear Diane, in Roselle Park, Locust Street did not extend to Five Points. It ended at the Woodruff Farm where Sumner Avenue now is.
SUMMIT — The Summit Festival of Fine Arts & Crafts, a juried outdoor event held in downtown Summit, is set for July 24 along Beechwood Road and Union Place. Artwork in media including clay, wood, fibers, metals, glass, jewelry, watercolors, oil, mixed media and photography will be on display and for sale.
The look and feel of a magnum opus from Spielberg, who produced this movie written and directed by J.J. Abrams, is unmistakable, from the camera angles, to the mood, to the plot exposition. So you sit there, rather entertained by the character development, and wait for something truly grand to happen.
LINDEN — Our culture is embracing all things culinary; millions tune in each week to the Food Network. A new focus on healthy eating has more and more households choosing home cooked meals as an affordable way to increase family time and improve nutrition.
TRENTON – On Wednesday, Gov. Chris Christie nominated two local residents to the Union County Board of Taxation.
LINDEN — The Linden Department of Recreation and Community Services is sponsoring a one-day boat safety certification course, approved by the U.S. Coast Guard, on Saturday, Sept. 17, at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center, 330 Helen Street, beginning at 8 a.m.
Sample Sale • July 1&2, 8&9, 15&16, 22&23 and 29&30 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. – The World Enterprises Showroom, 990 Raritan Rd., Clark, will hold a public sample sale with women’s & men’s apparel & swimwear, and women’s accessories. All sizes: XXS-XXL. All at below retail & clearance prices. Info: 1-732-388-4001.
ELIZABETH–Benedictine Academy, an all-female Catholic college prep high school in Elizabeth, was recognized in Washington, D.C. as the National Jefferson Award “Best New School” in 2011 for Public Volunteer Service.
ELIZABETH — At the convocation exercises of Trinitas School of Nursing held recently at Union County College, candidates from communities in New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania received their nursing pins and degrees.