Remembering the Past: What Do You Remember?

by Diane Norek Harrison Here is some of my own research from the area. Tell me what you remember from the past with what is listed in this column. Clark-Does anyone have memories or past material from “Clark Lanes?” In…

Fourth Grader Brings Gun To School

LINDEN – School No. 2 was locked down last Wednesday when an old handgun brought to the school by a fourth grader was accidentally fired. No one was injured, but students and their parents were frightened by the incident. The…

Police Raid Breaks Up Elizabeth Drug Gang

ELIZABETH – Police raids last week resulted in 20 arrests and disrupted operations a drug and weapons operation run by the notorious Latin Kings of Elizabeth. For months, members of the gang worked around the clock, tending to lines of…

Edison Native Selected In NFL Draft

EDISON – Jeremy Zuttah will have the chance to play in the National Football League this season. The 6-foot-3, 306-pound guard from Rutgers was chosen by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the third round of Sunday’s NFL Draft. “It’s a…

Republicans Say City Homeowners Received Tax Hike

RAHWAY—Republicans say city homeowners received amended second quarter tax bills last week reflecting an unannounced 12 percent increase in their taxes. At issue is the sewer fee, which was separated out of the municipal tax bill last year. City Republicans…

NY-Based Investment Group Buys Villa Property

Shop Rite, A&P, Bally’s & L’Oreal properties included in acquisition CLARK—An investment group led by the Fell Organization, a highly respected New York City-based real estate firm with a national portfolio in excess of 20 million square feet, closed last…

Police Release Sketch Of Church Robber

RAHWAY – Police have released a composite sketch of a man who is wanted for robbing two Linden women of their purses as they were leaving St. Mark’s Church last week. Detective Lt. Joseph Simonetti said that officers were sent…

North Elizabeth Baseball League Opens Season

by Jim Whelan ELIZABETH—The rain held up and the sun came out for the start of North Elizabeth Youth Baseball League’s 41st season on April 12. Teams, coaches, parents, and friends participated in the annual opening day parade starting at…