WESTFIELD—CONTACT We Care, the 24-hour caring and crisis hotline, will celebrate 34 years of providing hope and saving lives at its gala fundraising event on Oct. 29 at the Primavera Regency in Stirling.
SCOTCH PLAINS—Union Catholic senior Stephanie Walls of Cranford received a 2008-2009 American Association of Teacher of French Outstanding Senior Award.
PERTH AMBOY—Raritan Bay Area YMCA’s coed volleyball league offers competitive play for recreational players.
TRENTON – As the Independence Day holiday nears, legislation to create a permanent State House tribute to New Jersey’s patriotic men and women in uniform is advancing.
WEST ORANGE – Summer is finally here and along with days spent at the pool, lake or ocean comes the increased risk of water-related injuries. In fact, diving is among the leading causes of spinal cord and traumatic head injuries in the United States today.
SAYREVILLE-On Oct. 4, 1918, the T. A. Gillespie Shell-Loading Factory in Morgan exploded, destroying the factory and breaking windows for miles around the area. South Amboy was evacuated and thousands fled their homes to Perth Amboy over the Victory Bridge. Shell parts were still being collected in 1997 from Sayreville’s Eisenhower School.
TRENTON—A Linden man was indicted last month on charges that he distributed child pornography over the internet.
Cheerleading has been a part of Kelly Boyle’s life since she started cheering at Pop Warner games and moved up to Bishop Ahr High School in Edison.
By Ronald G. Rios Middlesex County Freeholder Chairperson, Committee of Public Health and Education It is a well-known fact that Americans volunteer to assist their community after emergencies and disasters. Now that the World Health Organization has declared the current…
HOUSTON, Texas—Summer is in full swing, and barbecues are a perfect way to relax, spend time with family and friends, and celebrate the July 4th holiday. To help you better prepare for this popular activity, nutrition experts at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center offer advice on how to barbecue the healthy way.
EAST BRUNSWICK — 4-H of Middlesex County is looking for vendors to participate in their 4-H Yard Sale.
LINDEN—Linden has been named a Tree City USA community by the Arbor Day Foundation to honor its commitment to community forestry. It is the sixth year Linden has received this national recognition.
ELIZABETH – Authorities are conducting a manhunt for an inmate who escaped from Union County Jail just after midnight today.