Foreign Exchange

LINDEN—In October, Linden High School hosted students from Arras, France. This spring, 23 Linden High School students leave for a two-week visit to France. This is the first Linden student exchange with France.

Fashion Show Benefits Cancer Society

Fashion Show Benefits Cancer Society—On Saturday, March 15, Magic 98.3 Radio & Jersey Gardens Mall sponsored a fashion show to benefit the American Cancer Society and all Relay For Life events in the Metro Region.  Pictured from left to right…

Boy Scout Food Drive A Success

CLARK – Boy Scout Troop 91 collected 159 bags of food, yielding 1193 items totaling 1130 pounds during their most recent food drive. The scouts were able to fill 50 boxes with the collected items, which will be donated to…

McGreevey A Trois

STATE—The New York Post reported that the estranged wife of former Gov. James McGreevey must have known he was gay, because they shared their bed with a twenty-something driver and aide. In an interview with The Post, Teddy Pedersen recounted…

Freeholders Unveil Arts Center Renovations

RAHWAY – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders announced that a $6.2 million renovation of the Union County Performing Arts Center has been completed. The historic venue is the cornerstone of the Rahway Arts District and a key to…

Carteret Receives $107,000 In Federal Funding

CARTERET—The borough will receive $107,000 from the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development for the calendar year 2008, Mayor Daniel Reiman announced last week. The funds have been competitively applied for through Middlesex County’s participation in HUD’s Community Development…

Perth Amboy Leads Effort To Honor Clemente

PERTH AMBOY – On Wednesday, March 12, Mayor Joseph Vas proudly presented an approved City Resolution to Julio Pabon, National Coordinator of the “Retire 21” campaign, and to Ralph Morales, President of the Puerto Rican New York State Parade, requesting…

Day Camp Registration Begins Next Week

LINDEN—Registration for the Recreation Department’s 2008 Day Camp Program will begin on Monday, March 24, and will continue until May 30. It is no longer necessary for Linden Parents to line up hours before to register their children in Linden’s…