Elizabeth HS Grad Signs With Red Sox

ELIZABETH – Elizabeth High School graduate Roberto Ramos signed a contract to play baseball in the Boston Red Sox organization last weekend. The shortstop will be assigned to the Gulf Coast (Fla.) Red Sox in the rookie level Gulf Coast…

Colonia High School Fire Under Investigation

COLONIA – Investigators were still trying to determine the cause of a weekend fire at Colonia High School on Monday. The fire was reported around 8 p.m. on Sunday and was confined to a room where the school’s generator, electrical…

Rahway Summer Concert Series Line-Up Released

RAHWAY—The Rahway’s Mayor’s Summer Concert Series will start on Aug. 7 with a performance by The Duprees. The Duprees are known the world over for their romantic interpretations of some of the most beautiful love songs ever written. They have…

PAL Presents Scholarships

RAHWAY—Each year Rahway PAL awards scholarships to Rahway youths who have participated in PAL programs for at least three years and who have been accepted into college. Applicants must submit two letters of recommendation along with an essay describing the…

Congressman Visits Clark Resident

CLARK—Last week, Congressman Mike Ferguson and Aaron Glickman, the store manager of Home Depot, visited the home of Joseph Margeton of Clark to inspect a recently built handicap ramp. In an effort to secure funding to construct the ramp, Margeton…

Community Clean-Up

Community Clean-Up—A community graffiti clean-up day was held in Linden’s Eighth Ward on Saturday, June 14. Councilwoman Michele Yamakaitis and Sgt. William Turbett of the Linden Police Department organized the event. Volunteers from the Linden ROTC and the Eighth Ward…

New Nurses

New Nurses—Forty-four new graduates have joined the ranks of the nursing profession following their completion of studies at the Trinitas School of Nursing.  

Pee Wee All-Stars

Pee Wee All-Stars—Clark Girls Softball Pee Wee division (second and third grades) concluded their season with an All Star game on Wednesday, June 11. Players from Wytech, Diverse Development, Choice Signs, Bonaccorso Landscaping, Porcelli Electric, Joseph David Roofing and J&E…

History Comes Alive

History Comes Alive—The Arrest of Governor William Franklin was reenacted at the Proprietary House on Sunday, June 22. In the photo is the narrator, Chief Justice Smythe (Anton J. Massopust), Governor Franklin (Kurt Epps) and Col. Heard (Anthony Sataloro). Photo…