LINDEN–Jeff Baron, an award-winning playwright and screenwriter, grew up in Linden. He went on to write for television, film and theatre, working on The Tracey Ullman Show, Sisters, A Year in the Life, and Nickelodeon.
CRANFORD—The Cranford Public Library, in partnership with the New Jersey Council for the Humanities, will host a screening and discussion of Revolution ’67 on Wednesday, Oct. 27, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue.
SOUTH AMBOY-In 1913, Wisconsin Creamery was at 235 Broadway. “We are doing more to reduce the high cost of living than any concern in America. Strictly fresh laid eggs in cartons and easy to carry home. Economical housewives cannot afford to pass us by.”
STATE — The New Jersey Building Trades Council protested Gov. Chris Christie’s decision to kill the largest transportation project in the nation and with it, thousands of badly needed construction jobs.
Republican incumbent U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance voted to continue this country’s shameful practice of denying medical treatment to impoverished people.
I read the Constitution and understand it. I like progressive Democrats who stand for shared prosperity, opportunity, liberty, equality and justice. Mediocre Dems can be defeated in primaries but tea baggers are not able to solve problems because government is part of the solution — and they don’t get it.
Republican Congressional candidates have been vocal in calling for a return to American ideals while promising tax cuts and an end of big government.
I’d like to take this time to share with you my thoughts on this year’s local election. As you prepare to make a decision in the upcoming election for Mayor and Council, allow me to express my opinion and choice for supporting Mayor Dan Reiman and Councilmen Bellino and Diaz.
ELIZABETH — The Union County Homicide Task Force continues to investigate the stabbing death of an Elizabeth woman who was discovered inside her apartment on Sunday evening, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow said today.