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“ArtHouse” to Open Jan 18 in the Heart of Downtown Linden

January 15, 2019

LINDEN, NJ -The Uptown Linden Corporation and City of Linden are partnering with the Union County-based, not-for-profit organization, Civic Knights Inc. to debut their newest community project, "The ArtHouse."

“Uptown Linden Corporation has always recognized the synergy between the arts and economic development in our downtown area, that’s why we ...

Linden School District receives Union County STEM Award

Linden, NJ – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders awarded grants to the elementary and middle schools in Linden School District.

The program launched under Freeholder Chairman Granados’ “Moving Union County Forward” Plant-A-Seed initiative with the goal of enabling local school districts to enhance STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) ...

Merry Christmas from TAPinto Linden

Merry Christmas from TAPinto Linden!

Linden’s School District Spreading Joy through ‘Caroling for a Cause’

LINDEN, NJ - Members of the Linden Public Schools family traveled around the City of Linden, on Dec. 10 “Caroling for a Cause,” spreading joy with holiday music and accepting donations for the district’s third annual holiday toy and gift drive.

Three buses transported carolers along with Santa Claus – around the city to visit homes ...

Santa is Coming to Town! Kick-off the Christmas Holidays with the Annual Holiday Events in Linden this Weekend

LINDEN, NJ - There are two holiday events taking place in Linden this weekend to kick off the Christmas season.

First up, the City of Linden will host its annual Tree Lighting Ceremony in front of Linden City Hall to welcome the holiday season, this Friday evening, December 7 at 6:00 p.m.

Enjoy holiday music and live entertainment, horse-drawn carriage rides, holiday refreshments, and ...

Somerville Honors WWII Hero on His 100th Birthday

SOMERVILLE, NJ - World War II hero Robert Vaucher celebrated his 100th birthday Monday night, receiving a proclamation from Mayor Dennis Sullivan that recognized his patriotism, heroism and civic accomplishments.

Lt. Col. Vaucher was the lead pilot in a 525-plane formation that flew over the deck of the battleship USS Missouri that was anchored in Tokyo Bay as Gen. Douglas MacArthur signed the ...

Linden Schools Will be ‘Caroling for a Cause’ to Spread Holiday Joy and Raise Funds for Toy Drive

LINDEN, NJ - Members of the Linden Public Schools family will go around town on Dec. 10 “Caroling for a Cause,” spreading joy with holiday music and accepting donations for the district’s third annual holiday toy and gift drive.

Several buses will transport carolers – along with Santa Claus – around the city to visit the homes of residents who ...

Happy Thanksgiving From TAPinto Linden

LINDEN, NJ – Happy Thanksgiving from TAPinto LINDEN.   We thank our loyal readers who have grown over this past year and look forward to many years to come.  We are grateful for the opportunity to provide you with daily news about your community and appreciate your support.  

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2019 Linden Recreation Indoor Soccer & Little Kickers Clinic Registration is Open

LINDEN, NJ - The Linden Department of Property and Community Services has now opened registration for the 2019 Indoor Youth Soccer and Little Kickers Clinic.

Both events are open to all Linden Boys and Girls.  The Indoor Soccer is for ages 6 through 12 and Little Kickers Indoor Clinic for is for ages 4 and 5.

All league games and clinic practices are played at the Linden ...

Marie Russell, owned Russell Photography, Bridal Gowns and Tuxedos in Linden, Turns 101

MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ - Marie Russell, a longtime resident of Linden, turned 101 years old on Friday, Nov. 9. Family and friends celebrated her birthday with a catered luncheon at Manor Care on Route 22 West in Mountainside, where she is a resident.

Marie and her late husband, Alex, opened Russell Photography, Bridal Gowns and Tuxedos, in Linden, in 1955. And, while she stopped working there full ...


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