UNION COUNTY – On March 5, a superior court judge signed an order of expungement, removing from the public record charges filed against a politically-connected former Garwood police officer who resigned to avoid prosecution for alleged crimes reportedly captured on video.
CARTERET—The Carteret Office for the Disabled, in cooperation with other borough departments and community organizations, once again presents “Carteret Disabilities Awareness Day”.
LINDEN – The Linden Police Department offers the following tips to help residents avoid being victimized by scams this spring.
AVENEL — 1st Lt. Amy Updike, of Carteret, recently returned from a one-year tour of duty as an Army nurse with the 47th Combat Support Hospital, COB Speicher, Tikrit, Iraq.
Improper English or not, Alice’s estimation of her escapade being “curiouser and curiouser” might also apply to the uneasiness which permeates director Tim Burton’s variation of Lewis Carroll’s “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.” All the king’s horses and all the king’s men, artistically speaking, couldn’t satisfyingly reconstruct the classic.
ROSELLE—Proudly displaying their winning gold medals, the Roselle Catholic High School girls’ basketball team is pictured after defending their Union County Tournament title in Roselle on Sunday, Feb. 28. Roselle Catholic defeated Abraham Clark (Roselle) High School 72-66. Allison Skrec was named tournament MVP.
CRANFORD – From March 12 to April 17, the exhibition, “Playing Politics”, will be on display in the Tomasulo Gallery on the Cranford campus of Union County College.
EDISON – The township will host its 32nd annual Easter Funday, scheduled for Saturday, March 27, at the Stelton Community Center.
SAYREVILLE – Assemblyman John Wisniewski (D-Middlesex) recently moved his legislative office to a new location. The new address is: 132 Main Street, Suite A, Sayreville, NJ 08872
WOODBRIDGE—Here are some memories from the Fords section of Woodbridge given to me by Elizabeth Szylagi:
“Diane, Here are some memories from the New Brunswick Avenue area near the Edison line. There was Fords Bakery that was owned by the Eisner family.
LINDEN—The Department of Public Property and Community Services is sponsoring various soccer leagues for Linden youngsters, both boys and girls.
EDISON—An open house for prospective Middlesex County College students and their families will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, March 21 in the College Center on the Edison campus.
CLARK – Following up on the township’s high ranking in New Jersey Monthly’s 2010 Top Towns list, Clark was recently named one of the best affordable suburbs in America by Bloomberg BusinessWeek.