Thieves Target Truck Fuel Tanks

UNION COUNTY – The high price of diesel fuel is making the contents of tucks’ fuel tanks an attractive target for area thieves. Last week, thieves siphoned off 160 gallons of diesel fuel from the tanks of three trucks parked…

Linden Church Dedicates New Addition

LINDEN – The congregation of the Reformed Church of Linden recently celebrated the dedication of the new handicapped-accessible addition to the church during a worship service of praise and thanksgiving. The new elevator with a street level entrance on North…

Clark Plans CERT Training Program

CLARK—The Township of Clark is planning on holding another Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) Program in the fall, if there is sufficient interested. The township has previously conducted four classes for the general public and one class for various teachers…

America’s 9/11 Ride

America’s 9/11 Ride—Over 900 motorcycles participated in the America’s 9/11 Ride that traveled from Washington D.C. to the site of the World Trade Center Towers in New York City on Saturday, Aug. 16. Bikers were welcomed to Linden for a…

Seven To Seven

Seven To Seven—Gerald Hairfton, 9, Germain Cruz, 9, and Joshua Alvarez, 9, play a basketball shooting game at the Roselle Seven to Seven summer camp carnival on Aug. 15, as counselor Ronald Bennett looks on. The six-week summer camp and…

Summer Fun

Summer Fun—The Middlesex County College Child Care Center ended the summer with a special day of fun in August. The children enjoyed face painting, crafts, ice cream, pony rides and a petting zoo. Brianna Walters of Edison (right) demonstrates her…

New Jersey’s District 3: A Democratic Pick-Up?

By Michael M. Shapiro Much of the talk in New Jersey regarding contested Congressional seats this Fall has centered around District 7, where Democratic Assemblywoman Linda Stender is running against Republican State Senator Leonard Lance to fill the House seat…

Preserving Open Space In Woodbridge

By Mayor John McCormac I am pleased to report that the Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders recently approved the purchase of two tracts of undeveloped land in Woodbridge Township as part of Middlesex County’s and Woodbridge Township’s open space…