Celebrating Safety

RAHWAY – Each year, the safety patrols at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway are rewarded with a trip and a pizza lunch. On May 25, this year’s patrols skated the day away at United Skates in Woodbridge and then returned to school and enjoyed some delicious pizza and soda.

Medicare Payment Board Needs Fixing

Those who opposed the healthcare bill are currently debating whether “repeal and replace” should be the clarion call in the coming election. Regardless of how this debate turns out, those in favor of doing better should focus their immediate attention to identifying and fixing the most harmful parts of the legislation.

Ready Or Not

UNION COUNTY – Political insiders say voters here are not ready for a black sheriff while others point to Barack Obama as evidence that the racial divide has been broken in America.