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.…

Recession, Historic Election Mark 2008

“There is a Chinese curse which says “May he live in interesting times.” Like it or not, we live in interesting times.” — Robert F. Kennedy, 1966 Just one  day into 2009, it’s too early to tell how history will…

Linden Residents: Learn Karate In 2009

LINDEN – Linden students between the ages of 5 and 15 have the opportunity to learn karate through classes offered by the Department of Public Property and Community Services next year.  Grand Master Ralph Chirico, a 10th Degree Blackbelt with…

Champion Runner

  Champion Runner—Steven Payne, a third grader at Madison Elementary School in Rahway, won first place at the Cross Country Cultures 2K Run held in Cincinnati, Ohio on Saturday, Dec. 6. Payne won with a time of 8 minutes, 36…

Kumpf Athletes Give Thanks

  Kumpf Athletes Give Thanks—Kumpf field hockey team members thanked the Clark Benefit Fund, Inc. for donation of visitor and home team benches at the Kumpf Middle School Complex.

Linden Offers Yoga Classes For City Residents

LINDEN—The Department of Public Property and Community Services is sponsoring Yoga/Tai-Chi/Qi Gong classes for interested Linden adults in beginning next month. Classes will be held Thursday evenings, Jan. 8 through March 19, from 7:30– 8:30 p.m. at the John T.…

High School Hosts Holiday Basketball Tournament

ELIZABETH—Benedictine Academy  in Elizabeth, along with the Benedictine Academy Parents Association, will host the “Dr. Rosemarie Battaglia Christmas Basketball Tournament” at the school, located at 840 North Broad Street in Elizabeth, on Dec. 26, 27 and 29. Basketball teams from…