We see the obvious price our military veterans paid—the time they spent far away from home and some of the physical injuries, such as lost limbs. What we don’t see are their psychological wounds. Sadly, these are more numerous than physical injuries, and they often cause greater suffering.
“It was nothing dramatic,” says Dr. Karl E. Blake of Wexford, Pennsylvania, retired surgeon and member of the World War II generation, “but it was important, and no one has written about it, at least that I’ve seen.”
UNION COUNTY — Freeholder Chairman Deborah Scanlon presents a resolution to Michael Weinstein of the New Jersey Affiliate of the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network proclaiming November Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month in Union County.
The winter months are quickly approaching, perhaps even sooner this year than we all would have liked. The recent October snow storm left many of us with downed trees and without power, and showed us first hand how dangerous a winter storm can be, especially if you are not prepared for it.
DUNELLEN – The Knights Of Columbus will host an evening of all-star pro wrestling on Saturday, Dec. 10 at 7:35 p.m. at the Dunellen Knights Of Columbus Hall, 647 Grove Street, just off Washington Avenue and Route 28.
CLARK – U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance recently presented St. John the Apostle School with an American flag as a symbol of our country’s pride in recognition of the school receiving the National Blue Ribbon Award of Academic Excellence.