Linden Library Construction Planned

LINDEN – The Linden Free Public Library has tentatively scheduled Monday, July 28, for the demolition of the back part of the library. During this period, library services will be available in the Children’s Department at the JTG Center, 330…

New Police Officers

New Police Officers—Clark’s newest police officers were graduated from the Union County Police Academy on Wednesday, June 4, after successfully completing a five month training course. Officer Terrance Harrison, shown at left, joined the Clark Police Department in January. An…

Softball All-Stars

Softball All-Stars — 2008 Clark Girls Softball Minor League All Stars representing the PMC Contractors, Bonaccorso Landscaping, Clark PBA, Plumbing Trends, Sun Trust Mortgage, Corner Stone Physical Therapy & Phillippo’s Pizza

Should Zoffinger Consider Stepping Down?

By: Michael M. Shapiro During his tenure as the president and CEO of the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority (NJSEA), George Zoffinger streamlined operations, eliminating waste, fraud and abuse. As former chairman of the New Brunswick Development Corporation, he…

“WALL-E” – Out of the Mouths of Robots – 3 popcorns

By Michael S. Goldberger, film critic Exiting from a showing of “WALL-E,” a colorful swath of satirical, post apocalyptic animation directed by Andrew Stanton (“Finding Nemo”), I wondered if the two little fat kids in front of me got the…

Remembering the Past: Memories From Carteret, Edison and Metuchen

by Diane Norek Harrison Here are some tidbits from my own research from around the area: CARTERET–Remember these old businesses? B & B Lounge, Carroll’s, Charlie’s Angels, The Dixie, Adam Garber & Co., Nagy’s Bar, New Palace Theatre; 52 Roosevelt…