Spike!

CLARK — Clark recreation is currently running it’s Spring into Volleyball program. Candice Sot, far left, volunteers her time to coach Clark girls and boys in grades 4-8. The six week program has become extremely popular since Candice began the program five years ago. For more information about all the programs offered, call the Recreation […]

Union County week of May 23rd

OBITUARIES: • BERNARDO — Michelina, nee Lucarelli, formerly of Berkeley Heights; May 11. • BRADLEY — William “Bill” Perry Jr. formerly of Hillside; May 14. Fire chief, 64. • BRZEZICKI — Thomas J., of Linden; May 14. Leaves wife, daughter, mother. • CAPPETO — Constance, nee Conza, formerly of of Union, Summit; May 8. Mother. […]

Sunday’s UCT softball final between Westfield and GL postponed because of rain; Makeup date still to be determined

The 38th annual softball Union County Tournament championship game that was scheduled to be played at noon Sunday (May 19) at Kean University’s Cougar Field in Union has been postponed because of rain. A makeup date has yet to be determined. When the game is played it will be second-seeded and two-time defending champion Governor […]

Union County baseball, softball state tournament matchups here

UNION COUNTY IN STATES 2013 BASEBALL First round May 20 North 2, Group 4: 9-Ridge at 8-Elizabeth 12-Union at 5-North Hunterdon 10-Westfield at 7-Scotch Plains 15-Linden at 2-Edison North 2, Group 3: 16-Rahway at 1-Cranford 9-Nutley at 8-Summit 10-Chatham at 7-Gov. Livingston North 2, Group 1: 12-Belvidere at 5-New Providence 13-Science Park at 4-Dayton 14-Roselle […]

UCT softball semifinals are Saturday at Kean; 3-New Providence vs. 2-GL and 4-Johnson vs. 1-Westfield

Championship game is Sunday at Kean

The 38th annual softball Union County Tournament will continue Saturday with the semifinals at Kean University’s Cougar Field in Union. At noon it will be third-seeded New Providence vs. second-seeded and two-time defending champion Gov. Livingston in the first semifinal. GL defeated New Providence 9-2 in last year’s final at Kean. That was the first year […]

Summit lacrosse squads capture county crowns in same season for 5th straight year; Boys’ top Westfield, girls’ edge Oak Knoll

Hilltoppers have combined for 14 championships - boys' 9 and girls' 5

The Hilltoppers did it again! For the fifth year in a row both Summit lacrosse teams captured Union County Tournament championships. In the re-scheduled title games played Tuesday night at Johnson High School’s Nonal Field in Clark, it was the top-seeded Summit girls’ edging second-seeded Oak Knoll 10-9 before the top-seeded Summit boys’ downed second-seeded […]

Kent Place holds car wash, bake sale

SUMMIT — The Kent Place Upper School’s sophomore class will host a car wash and bake sale Saturday, May 18, from 9 a.m. to noon in the Primary School driveway, located off Norwood Avenue. The event will benefit a charity, to be announced, and a portion of the proceeds will go to the purchase of […]

Cinco de Mayo!

LINDEN — Linden High School Spanish III Honors students collaborated and prepared chicken fajitas commemorating Cinco de Mayo festivities, and a typical Mexican Fiesta, singing ‘Cielito Lindo,’ ‘De Colores,’ and ‘Primavera’ by artist Carlos Santana. From left: Kelly Matuszewski, Nigel Sydney, Rocio Horzepa, Michael Barbosa, Tainiz Polanco, and Ignacio Menyou.

Happy Mother’s Day

LINDEN — At Linden School No.10 Catherine Reilly’s third grade art classes students learned how to create folded tissue paper flowers. The students in the picture are from Lori DeMarzo’s class and they created beautiful bouquets of flowers to celebrate Mother’s Day.