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Two Linden Senior Centers Offer “Grab & Go” Meals

April 23, 2021

LINDEN, NJ - Two Linden senior centers will be the pick-up locations for Union County's "Grab and Go" program for senior citizens.

Beginning May 4, box-lunch will be available every Tuesday and Thursday for seniors 60 and up who reside in the County and are not receiving home delivered meals from Meals-On-Wheels. 

“This alternative dining option will provide seniors ...

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More than 1.1 million additional Economic Impact Payments disbursed under the American Rescue Plan; payments total approximately 164 million

May 6, 2021

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service, the U.S. Department of the Treasury, and the Bureau of the Fiscal Service announced they are disbursing more than 1.1 million payments in the eighth batch of Economic Impact Payments from the American Rescue Plan.

The announcement brings the total disbursed so far to approximately 164 million payments, with a total value of approximately $386 ...

Streisand: Redefining Beauty, Femininty, and Power

Barbra Streisand: Redefining Beauty, Femininity, and Power by Neal Gabler. (Yale 

Univ. Press, 2016).

Stephen Spielberg: A Life in Films by Molly Haskell. (Yale Univ. Press, 2017)

 

My family complains each year at holiday time that I am impossible to buy gifts for. This is true because, usually, if I want something, I purchase it myself. They ask me for lists, but even ...

Panic Buying Gasoline After Oil Pipeline Cyberattack Leads to Price Increases. See How Union County Compares to National Averages.

May 13, 2021

NEW JERSEY, NJ — A cyberattack against a “vital” U.S. oil pipeline has contributed to a spike in already high gasoline prices. New Jersey gas prices now average $3.04 per gallon, according to AAA, compared to roughly $3.01 per gallon nationally. 

In Union County, the price at the pump has hit $3.035 as of May 12. This is part of a national trend in high gas prices ...

School No. 2 Honors Memory of Two Longtime Crossing Guards on Arbor Day

LINDEN, NJ — Linden's School No. 2 honored the memory of longtime crossing guards Mike and Maggie Smith with the dedication of a Linden tree planted outside the school on Arbor Day, April 30.

The ceremony remembering the beloved couple was attended by the Smiths’ son Scott and daughter Jennifer, who were moved by the gesture and talked about how much the School No. 2 ...

Here's a Chance for Union County Gardners to Add Color and Variety to Their Garden

UNION COUNTY, NJ - Union County gardeners are invited to a “Native Plant Swap and Shop” event where they can trade an invasive plant from their yard for a colorful native plant.

Pink, lavender, white, red, blue, and yellow flowering native plants are available for swap including swamp milkweed, beebalm, creeping phlox, wild senna, and hummingbird-friendly calico beardtongue and ...

TAPinto Linden Weekly Recap

LINDEN, NJ - With lots happening in the City of Linden, you may have missed some top stories this past week. Here is your chance to catch up on what you've missed before the week ahead begins.

What Linden Residents Need to Know About Voting in The Primary Election in Union County

Linden Roselle Sewerage Authority Currently Looking for a Purchasing/Contract Manager 

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What Linden Residents Need to Know About Voting in The Primary Election in Union County

LINDEN, NJ — Linden voters will have a choice to vote by mail or in-person in the June 8 primary election, but drop boxes are here to stay, county officials said.

For residents who would like to get registered, the registration deadline is May 18 and can be done by completing the registration form located at unioncountyvotes.com/register-to-vote/ or be done online by ...

Find Your Green Thumb: NJ Experts Offer Tips for Starting a Kitchen Garden

NEW JERSEY — They don’t call this The Garden State for nothing.

Want to bring out your inner green thumb this season? There’s no better time than now to get started on a kitchen garden.

“There is no mastery of gardening, you just get better at guessing,” said Bloomfield’s L. Be. Sholar, who offers gardening tips on her blog, Farm-Based ...