After the successful U.S. interception of a simulated North Korean warhead in a 2007 test, Lt. Gen. Henry Obering III expressed great confidence in the capabilities of the U.S. missile defense program. “Does the system work? The answer to that is yes,” Obering, then the program’s director, told reporters at a briefing.
ELIZABETH-Memories from Greg McGinty: “Coakley Circle, North End in Elizabeth, in the years 1960-1964, were very memorable times in my life growing up. Coakley Circle, during those years, was prominently black. I don’t recall how many families lived there, but, you can be sure there were many.
CLARK — On Saturday, April 28, the Clark Police Department will join 380 Law Enforcement agencies across New Jersey in support of Operation Take Back New Jersey, a joint program in cooperation with the federal Drug Enforcement Administration and the New Jersey State Attorney General.
CRANFORD – The 27th Annual Union County College S.I.G.N. Club ASL Festival will be held on Saturday, April 28, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the college’s Cranford campus. The day will begin with more than 40 vendors in the Richel Student Commons.
PERTH AMBOY — The Proprietary House Museum will be hosting an Antiques Appraisal Fair on Saturday, April 28, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 149 Kearny Avenue, Perth Amboy. Appraisers who will be participating at this event include Robert Smith, John Solowinski, and Andrea Sandler.