Photo: South Amboy Police Memorial

SOUTH AMBOY — South Amboy P.B.A #63 held their annual Police Memorial Service on May 17. This year, the Memorial Wreath was placed by the family of the late Stephen Varneke, the man who sculpted “Officer Mourning” for the South Amboy Police Department which stands in front of City Hall.

Movie Review: “Dark Shadows” – Eternity Revisited

Explaining Johnny Depp’s niche in the film world, my daughter Erin, a promising player in the New York art scene, informed that the lead in Tim Burton’s “Dark Shadows” is an iconoclast for the masses. Joanne, her mother, my wife and a college professor, simply exclaimed, “I just want to see my Johnny.” My obsolescence couldn’t be more satisfying.