Christmas Memories & Thank You

By Diane Norek Harrison ELIZABETH-Here are more Christmas memories “as seen through the eyes of a young child” from reader William Frolich: “We were aware of Santa Claus and his elves at the North Pole, but how did he make…

Winter Walking Tips From Knee And Hip Surgeon

With the first snow and ice having already hit the ground, it would seem a good time to review some basic tips on how to walk on slippery streets, sidewalks, train platforms and bus steps to help young and old…

State Issues Winter Storm Notice For Friday Rush Hour

TRENTON – Colonel Rick Fuentes, Superintendent of the New Jersey State Police and Director of the New Jersey Office of Emergency Management, is issuing a winter storm notice for “Rush Hour” tomorrow morning. Fuentes is advising that all state residents…

Former Assemblyman Indicted On Child Pornography Charges

TRENTON – Former New Jersey Assemblyman Neil M. Cohen was indicted Wednesday on official misconduct and child pornography charges for allegedly using computer equipment in the 20th Legislative District office to view child pornography and print copies of child pornography…

Port Authority Sued Over Contaminated School

CARTERET – Mediation began this week on a $6 million lawsuit that contends a riverfront improvement project contaminated Carteret’s Minue School. The suit alleges that dredge material used to build wetlands at the Joseph Medwick County Park was improperly handled.…

A Gift That Costs You Nothing, But Benefits Many

RAHWAY – To meet the community’s increasing need for blood, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway and The Blood Center of New Jersey are sponsoring a blood drive the first Wednesday of each month from 1:30 to 7 p.m. at…

Roselle Catholic Hopes To Make Another Golden Moment

By Jim Whelan As part of the celebration of the 50th anniversary of Roselle Catholic High School, the school ran an online voting contest for the 50 Golden Moments in the school’s sports history. It was no surprise that the…