Linden Woman Could Be Next Miss USA

LINDEN – A 22-year-old city resident is on her way to Las Vegas, Nevada this week to compete in the nationally-televised Miss USA® pageant. Tiffany Andrade, a 2003 graduate of Linden High School, won the 2008 Miss New Jersey USA…

Easter Bunny Spotted In Elizabeth

Easter Bunny Spotted In Elizabeth—Union County Sheriff Ralph Froehlich (center) and Undersheriff Gerald Green (left) join the Easter Bunny in greeting 3-year-old Caroline Lapa of Elizabeth during a holiday visit to the day care center at the county’s Ruotolo Building…

Elliott Advances To National Level

RAHWAY—During Rahway’s PAL recreational basketball season, Kyle Elliott competed in the local New Jersey Nets Jr. NBA/Jr. WNBA Skills Challenge sponsored by SINGULAIR, which was held at the Rahway Recreation Center.

Wilson Wins Crusader Award

CLARK—Freshman Mark Wilson has been selected by Arthur L. Johnson High School Vice Principal Jennifer Feeley to receive the school’s Crusader Award for February.

For Creatures Great And Small

For Creatures Great And Small—Lower, Middle and Upper School students at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison have been collecting supplies such as dog/cat food, newspapers, blankets, toys, and other items to benefit animal shelters in the area. The drive was…

Scholarship Applications Available

RAHWAY—Rahway PBA Local 31 has announced that they are distributing applications for the Charles Bernoskie Scholarship to Rahway residents who will graduate from high school this year.

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…