The Curious Case of Benjamin Button – 4 popcorns

  By Michael S. Goldberger, film critic  Happily ensconced in the magical, mystical, love- and life-affirming world of Benjamin Button, you won’t want director David Fincher’s film to end. Even after two hours and thirty-nine minutes, when the tub of…

Linden's Senior I.D. Program Offers Discounts, Benefits

LINDEN—Linden residents 50 or older may register for a senior citizen identification card on Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2009, at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center, 330 Helen Street, from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. The I.D. cards are necessary for identification…

2008 Road Deaths Fell 17%

Decreased Driving Is a Factor STATE – New Jersey recorded far fewer crash fatalities in 2008 than any year on record, a AAA Mid-Atlantic review of State Police statistics found. There were fewer than 600 driver, passenger and other deaths…

New Life Begins New Year

New Life Begins New Year—She has a five year old big sister and she is the first baby born on New Year’s Day at Trinitas Regional Medical Center. Born at 5:42 a.m. on Jan. 1, Michelle Rauda is the daughter…

Continuing the Tradition

Continuing the Tradition – Sayreville Councilwoman Lisa Buchanan-Eicher was sworn into office on Jan. 1, but this wasn’t the first time went to Borough Hall for a swearing-in ceremony. Pictured above, Buchanan-Eicher held the bible for her Grandfather Ken Buchanan’s…

Free Dental Program for Kids Brings Good News in Bad Times

STATE—The New Jersey Dental Association (NJDA), in cooperation with the New Jersey Dental Hygienists’ Association, the New Jersey Dental Assistants’ Association and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-New Jersey Dental School (UMDNJ) will be hosting the 7th…

Edison Chamber Hosts Annual Speech

EDISON—The Edison Chamber of Commerce will host the 18th annual Edison State of the Town Address by Mayor Jun H. Choi.  The Jan. 27 event will be held at the New Jersey Convention & Exposition Center in the Raritan Center.…