Elizabeth Students Perform Community Service At Wilson Park

ELIZABETH – On Tuesday, Nov. 11, while many Americans were paying their respects to the veterans who have sacrificed so much for this great nation, the Groundwork Elizabeth Green Team, with support from the city’s Department of Public Works, dedicated…

Blue Goes Green: Edison Police Use Hybrid Vehicles

EDISON—As part of township efforts to save money and be environmentally friendly, the Edison Police Department has acquired hybrid vehicles for use in the detective bureau. “This is another way we can continue to maintain services and at the same…

Making The Season Brighter

Making The Season Brighter—Stuffing, gravy, mashed potatoes, and cranberry sauce were just some of the items collected by Upper School students at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison this week. The donations will be delivered to Starfish Foundation in Plainfield to…

“Quantum of Solace” — More Quantity than Quality — 2 popcorns

By Michael S. Goldberger, film critic After injecting the 007 franchise with a novel bit of leaner, meaner James Bond in “Casino Royale” (2006), Daniel Craig’s second assignment in producer Barbara Broccoli’s service finds its way home to the same…

More Than Skin Deep

By Dan Felix, CFT I have trained for more years than I care to admit. My clients have included outdoor athletes and my training locations have included the sunny south west. Both of these situations expose human skin to very…

Anti-Drug Poster Contest Winners

Anti-Drug Poster Contest Winners – Students in Hehnly Elementary School’s fifth grade created posters demonstrating what keeps them away from drugs in a “What’s My Anti-Drug” poster contest sponsored by the Union County D.A.R.E. Officers Association. These three winning posters…

AAA Predicts Decline In Thanksgiving Holiday Travel

FLORHAM PARK—The number of Americans traveling during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend will drop slightly compared to last year, reports AAA. An estimated 41 million Americans are expected to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday 50 miles or more away from home, a…

Join the Great American Smokeout Today

STATE—Do you know someone who smokes and would like to quit? Help mark the Great American Smokeout today by encouraging a friend or family member to check out New Jersey’s free or low-cost Quit Services that have already helped thousands…

Vice President & Former Attorney General Indicted

HOUSTON – A grand jury in South Texas indicted Vice President Dick Cheney and former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales on for “organized criminal activity” related to alleged abuse of inmates in private prisons. The grand jury in Willacy County, in…