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Remembering the Past: Woodbridge Businesses

by Diane Norek Harrison WOODBRIDGE-I received an email from reader Todd Howell with feedback from my May 2 column on businesses around Woodbridge in 1953: “Dear Diane, In Hopelawn, Curtis Woodwork is listed at the same address, 75 New Brunswick…

Remembering the Past: Linden Memories

by Diane Norek Harrison LINDEN—Here are some memories from reader Mildred Laux: “Dear Diane, I enjoy reading your ‘Memories of the Past’ very much. Enclosed is a part of my memories. “My grandparents came to the Untied States from Germany…

Remembering the Past: Early Perth Amboy Houses Of Worship

By Diane Norek Harrison PERTH AMBOY-This column is from my own research from 1920 material: Some of the natives of Denmark in the city, with their families, constitute a congregation known as St. Stefan’s Danish Evangelical Lutheran Church. Their place…

Remembering the Past: Woodbridge High School Class Of 1933

by Diane Norek Harrison WOODBRIDGE-The following is the graduating class and information for the Woodbridge High School class of 1933: Graduation was held on June 20th in the high school auditorium. “Pomp and Circumstances” was played by the Woodbridge High…