Supporting Boxing In Linden

Supporting Boxing In Linden—Conoco Phillips Bayway Refinery recently made a donation to the Linden Boxing Association in support of the Diamond Glove State Championship Finals to be held in Linden Nov. 7. Pictured from left to right, Mary Phillips, Conoco…

St. John Students Sing

CLARK—Saint John the Apostle School in Clark recently presented its spring concert featuring Schola, the school choir, and members of the sixth, seventh and eighth grade general music classes, under the direction of Tom Pedas, music director at the school…

Rahway Plans Memorial Day Events

RAHWAY – The Rahway Veteran’s Central Committee has planned several events to honor the soldiers who gave their lives to defend America. On May 17, veterans of American Legion Post 5 will decorate the graves of deceased veterans at Hazelwood…

McCormac Calls For Investigation Into Train Derailment

PORT READING – Woodbridge Mayor John McCormac has requested a federal investigation into the circumstances surrounding the derailment of a Conrail freight train that forced approximately 100 Port Reading residents to evacuate their homes Sunday. Shortly before 5 p.m. Sunday,…

Linden Artist Wins Prize

Linden Artist Wins Prize—Union County Freeholder Chairman Angel G. Estrada and Freeholder Bette Jane Kowalski (left) congratulate Daniela Iannone of Linden on winning first place in the intermediate category in the 2008 Union County Employee Art Show during the opening…

Iron Man – No Small Marvel – 3 & ½ popcorns

By Michael S. Goldberger, film critic Oh, that we might be bequeathed an “Iron Man,” a superhero for his times. Not so much for the extraordinary feat stuff, though it would be nice to have someone put a damper on…

Hall Of Fame Softball Tournament

LINDEN—The Linden Athletic Hall of Fame announces their first annual Linden Athletic Hall of Fame Softball Tournament, June 21 and 22, at Memorial Park. Each team is guaranteed three games for their entry fee of $350. The Linden Athletic Hall…

Grease Bus Trip

LINDEN—The Mayor’s Youth Commission of Linden is sponsoring a bus trip to the Broadway play, “Grease” on Friday, May 30. the cost is $120 per person with dinner at Bella Gina’s Italian Deli, Blockbuster Shopping Mall, St. Georges Avenue at…