Tag Archive for Christmas

Christmas & New Year’s Eve Memories

by Diane Norek Harrison SOUTH AMBOY-Back in 2001, I was given the history of the Bells of St. Nicholas, the electric, automatic Christmas tree bells manufactured by the E.J Nicorvo MFG. Corp. of South Amboy in 1948. They were made…

Merry Christmas

Happy Holidays from School #4–Linden School #4 Pre-K and the entire School #4 family wishes everyone a Happy Holiday, Photo by Christine Hudak, Linden Public Schools

Shoes For Christmas

by Paul Z. Myers Lots of people complained that throwing shoes at the president was an act of violence, and therefore beyond the pale of what should be allowed. I think they’re wrong, that it’s a harmless expression of naked…

St. Mary’s Students Show Christmas Story

  St. Mary’s Students Show Christmas Story—The Religion Department of St. Mary of the Assumption High School presented a depiction of the Nativity set to music for the staff and patients at Trinitas Hospital’s Cancer Center Christmas party on Dec.…

Christmas Memories & Thank You

By Diane Norek Harrison ELIZABETH-Here are more Christmas memories “as seen through the eyes of a young child” from reader William Frolich: “We were aware of Santa Claus and his elves at the North Pole, but how did he make…

Happy Holidays from School #4

  Happy Holidays from School #4–Linden School #4 Pre-K and the entire School #4 family wishes everyone a Happy Holiday. Photo by Christine Hudak, Linden Public Schools

Holiday Open House

PERTH AMBOY—A Christmas open house will be held at the Proprietary House, 149 Kearny Avenue, Perth Amboy, on Sunday, Dec. 21, from 1 to 5 p.m. Visit the palatial home of the last Royal Governor of New Jersey, William Franklin,…

Remembering The Troops At Christmas

  Remembering The Troops At Christmas—Students in Linda Lampert’s second grade class at Franklin School in Rahway enjoyed writing letters and making ‘Get Well Soon’ and ‘Christmas’ cards for wounded American soldiers.  The students are hoping that their cards will…