Slippin’ and slidin’

CLARK – The Clark Recreation Department’s summer camp program is winding down, but plenty of fun has been raging through the program, like tug of wars that involve hoses, opposite page, and slip n’ slides. The program ran most of the summer long and saw more than 1,000 registered campers enjoy outdoor activities like water […]

County considers leasing golf courses

UNION COUNTY – Last week the Union County Improvement Authority explained why they are actively studying the purchase of the county’s two golf courses and how it will benefit taxpayers in the long run. Although the county currently owns both Galloping Hill in Union and Ash Brook in Scotch Plains, officials are certain there is a […]

Developer explains plan for Gypsum site

  CLARK — Clark Commons is on its way to becoming reality. Last week Krame Development went before the township Planning Board to explain how the proposed town center retail development at the old US Gypsum property on Raritan Road will change the landscape of the 28-acre vacant property bordering Cranford. For decades the Gypsum […]

Parks and Rec

CLARK — The Clark summer recreation camp program is in full swing with daily activities for children of all ages. With over 1,000 registered kids, and hundreds turning out daily for water fights, athletics, crafts and more, there is plenty in store for young residents for the remainder of the summer.

Congrats!

CLARK — On May 20, 2013, The Clark Scholarship Fund presented their 2013 Scholarship Awards at a presentation held at the Knights of Columbus.  These scholarships are based on financial need, academic ability, character, and leadership. The Clark Scholarship Fund is able to present these annual scholarships through donations from local business and Clark Township […]

One year later, police seek help with unsolved Clark murder

CLARK/LINDEN — A year after the brutal murders of two women took place in Clark and Linden, the cases remain unsolved. That has not been easy for local police or the Union County Homicide Task force, who continue to focus on apprehending these murderers. Sunday marked the one-year anniversary of the grisly murder of Clark resident […]

Relay for life

CLARK — Clark UNICO came out and supported Relay for Life. Members walked all night and raised money for the great cause. UNICO Clark Chapter members: top row: Joe Manasia, Maureen Manasia, Angela Keenan, Jo Calandra, Rosanne Bowden, Dennis Bowden, President and Vice President, Ralph Bernardo and Greg Menza.

Big Swing

CLARK — Candice Sot hits one into the outfield during Clark Recreation’s recently started 10-week women’s softball league. This noncompetitive league has fun playing softball once a week at the recreation  center. Clark Recreation also recently completed its three week Field Hockey Clinic held at the high school on Sunday mornings. Varsity Field Hockey Coach […]

Congrats!

Mother Seton Regional High School, located in Clark, held commencement exercises on May 30. The principal, Sister Regina Martin, awarded diplomas to the graduating class. The class of 2013 has achieved in excess of $13 million in academic scholarships and awards as of May 29, according to the school. In her congratulatory remarks, Sister Regina […]

Prosecutor eyes ‘hatchet wielding hitchhiker’ in Clark murder

CLARK — In a matter of days the Union County Homicide Task Force apprehended the alleged killer of 73-year-old Joseph Galfy, a prominent attorney found murdered in his Starlite Drive home May 13. The alleged killer is Caleb Lawrence McGillvary, an internet sensation who made news last year when he saved a woman by hitting […]