A New American Century

By James Devine With the host of problems facing our people and our planet, many have announced the decline of America but I find fault with those doom-sayers. Americans are people among whom the world has found its best. Thomas Jefferson,…

Sayreville Skies Sparkle With Fireworks

by Diane Norek Harrison SAYREVILLE-Sayreville held their annual Independence Day Celebration on June 28 at Kennedy Park. The festivities began at 4 p.m., but were halted for a short time with a downpour of rain. Activities quickly began again as…

Police Plan National Night Out Program

RAHWAY—The Rahway Police Department invites residents to join them and thousands of communities nationwide for the 25th annual National Night Out crime and drug prevention event. National Night Out is designed to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness; generate support…

New Minivan Expands Service to Seniors

EDISON—Driving seniors in need to critical medical appointments has become easier in the township thanks to the addition of a Chevy Uplander. Edison is the first municipality in the county to obtain the Uplander – a minivan with a manual…

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…

“Music Saves Lives” Promotes Blood Donation

ELIZABETH—Music Saves Lives and the Vans Warped Tour is partnering with NJ Blood Services (NJBS) in reaching out to high school and college students to educate and encourage blood donations, and bone marrow donor matching, during a time when supplies…

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