I attended the beautiful fireworks display in Clark on July 4th. As a veteran I was very disturbed that they didn’t begin the fireworks display with the National Anthem.
By David K. Rehbein
A young girl picking daisies opens one of the most infamous political ads ever devised. It is suggested her life is about to end violently and quickly as a nuclear mushroom cloud appears.
RAHWAY– Community residents enjoyed Rahway Family Tennis Day held at Berzinec Park tennis courts on June 27.
CRANFORD—Best Friend Dog and Animal Adoption will hold a pet adoption on Sunday, July 19, at The Mill, 347 Lincoln Avenue East, Cranford, from 1-4 p.m.
ELIZABETH—Benedictine Academy, an all-female Catholic college prep high school in Elizabeth, has released its fourth quarter honor roll. Forty-eight students at the Academy were honored for their outstanding academic performance.
CLARK — East Coast Conditioning leads the Clark Men’s Softball League with a 12-1 record, as of July 5.
EDISON—The Next Stage Ensemble, the traveling company of The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey, will present William Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew” on Tuesday, Aug. 4, at 1:30 p.m. at the Jewish Community Center of Middlesex County, 1775 Oak Tree Road, Edison.
RAHWAY – The Rahway Center Partnership will host Bike Night on Wednesday, July 15, on Cherry Street in Downtown Rahway from 5:30 to 9 p.m.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Three dozen world language students from Union Catholic High School in Scotch Plains attained national recognition for excellent performance on the 2009 National Spanish Examination.