Union County – Week of November 15th

ANDERSON — Margaret Helen, formerly of Linden; Nov. 10. Was ballroom dancer. BLANDA — Joseph M., of Mountainside, formerly of Springfield; Nov. 3. Was Springfield educator. CATALINA — Edna A., of Linden; Nov. 9. Former past president of club. CHARPENTIER — Alice Oberwanowicz, formerly of Union; Nov. 9. Was administrative clerk. CICHOWSKI — Joseph E., […]

Joseph M. Blanda

   Joseph M. Blanda, passed away on Saturday Nov. 3rd, 2012 at the age of 73. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, Nov. 16th at 10:45 a.m. at St. Teresa of Avila Church, 306 Morris Avenue, Summit, NJ. Memorial Visitation will be held on Thursday, Nov. 15th from 2-4 & 7-9 […]

Roselle Catholic girls’ volleyball advances in states; Lions will next host Paul VI Tuesday night

Ousted Wardlaw-Hartridge on Seniors Day

The Roselle Catholic volleyball team’s season continues. The Lions, who survived a tough match at home against Mount St. Dominic on Friday, will play Pope Paul VI of Haddonfield on Tuesday in the quarterfinals of the NJSIAA Non-Public Tournament. Tentative game time in The Lions’ Den is 6 p.m. On Seniors Day, fourth-seeded Roselle Catholic […]

Rahway football to host Roselle Friday night at Johnson; Union at Hunterdon Central, Elizabeth at Plainfield and North Plainfield at Cranford cancelled

Not all Union County teams will play this weekend because of students not attending school as a result of Hurricane Sandy

In a perfect world, all 17 Union County football playing schools would have played either their eighth or ninth games last weekend. Hurricane Sandy prevented that. All 17 teams attempted to play those games again this weekend, but because students at many of those schools could not attend school because of the lack-of-power situation created […]

‘Swan Lake’ at Cranford theater is ‘absolutely stunning’

When London’s Royal Opera House, in all its glory, flashed on the screen Sunday afternoon at the Cranford Theater in connection with the astounding production of the Ballet in Cinema’s “Swan Lake,” a ballet afficionado did not envy the hundreds of well-dressed people seated in five tiers of balconies and in the theater proper. And […]

Union County week of November 8th

ABRAHAMSEN — Margaret, formerly of Linden and Rahway; Oct. 28. Moved to Toms River. ANTONUCCI — Gene Anthony, of Roselle Park; Nov. 1. Was past grand marshal. BIANCHINO — Virginia M., of Union; Oct. 30. Was a homemaker. BIANCO — Elizabeth M. “Betty,” of Linden; Oct. 25. Was member of many clubs. BLOW — Michael […]

UCT field hockey, girls’ soccer championship games moved to Saturday at Johnson’s Nolan Field

Here is the updated Union County Interscholastic Athletic Conference (UCIAC) schedule for this weekend as released today – Wednesday, Nov. 7: The updated UCIAC schedule is as follows: Saturday, November 10, 2012, @ Arthur L. Johnson High School 1:00PM – JV UCIAC Field Hockey Championship (Oak Knoll vs. Westfield) 3:00PM – Varsity UCIAC Field Hockey […]

Elizabeth, Summit football remain undefeated, while Cranford has big win over ALJ Crusaders

Brearley, Westfield gain their first victories

UNION COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL THIS WEEK’S SCHEDULE: Friday, Nov. 2 (6 games) Union at Hunterdon Central, 7 p.m. Bridgewater-Raritan at Linden, 7 North Plainfield at Cranford, 7 Johnson at Delaware Valley, 7 Manville vs. Dayton, 7 at Union’s Cooke Memorial Field Bound Brook at Brearley, 7 Saturday, Nov. 3 (6 games) Hillside at Summit, […]

UCTs continue with girls’ soccer and field hockey

UNION COUNTY TOURNAMENTS GIRLS’ SOCCER FINALS Saturday, Nov. 3 At Kean University JV: semifinal winners, TBA Varsity: semifinal winners, TBA VARSITY SEMIFINALS Saturday, Oct. 27 At Johnson 6-Summit vs. 2-Westfield 4-Cranford vs. 1-Scotch Plains JUNIOR VARSITY SEMIFINALS Saturday, Oct. 27 3-Governor Livingston at 2-Westfield 4-Cranford at 1-Scotch Plains FIELD HOCKEY FINALS Thursday, Nov. 1 At […]