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July 31, 2021

LINDEN, NJ - In the spirit of the 2021 Olympic Games, Linden Department of Parks and Recreation held their own Olympics Opening Ceremony on July 20 at Tiger Stadium. Both Summer Day Camp and Playground programs participated and each site selected a country to represent in the Opening Ceremony.

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LINDEN, NJ - Mayor Derek Armstead, the City of Linden and the Linden Department of Parks and Recreation will be kicking off the Linden Summer Olympics with an opening ceremony on Tuesday, July 20 at Tiger Stadium at Coopers Field. Event activities include exhibitions, track relays, long jump and ...

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LINDEN,  NJ - Mayor Derek Armstead and the Linden Department of Parks and Recreation presented first place and runner-up medals to youth who participated in the city's 2021 Spring soccer league. The award's ceremony took place on Saturday, June 26 and the awardees included the best from ...

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LINDEN, NJ - Three Linden High School seniors have been honored for their outstanding achievements in the classroom and on the playing field. Mackenzie Barrett, a captain and standout defender on their girls soccer team, has been chosen as a scholar athlete of the year by the New Jersey State ...

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LINDEN, NJ - The coronavirus pandemic may have changed the landscape of most youth sports, but Linden High School's swimming team has adapted and ended this season with a bang. Coaches joined by staff, members of the swim team, and their parents recently honored LHS seniors at a special ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK - As the minutes ticked away in the second half of last night's NCAA basketball tournament game between Rutgers and heavily favored Houston, all were wondering: Could it be? Could Rutgers be heading back to the Sweet 16 - the first time since the 1970s? At Tavern on George, the ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- In Union Catholic's latest installment of Feature Friday, the spotlight shined on senior Danielle Galarza, a Linden resident, Honor Roll student, one of the best bowlers in the state. Galarza recently placed third at the Union County Bowling Championships.   Here is Union ...

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LINDEN, NJ — A team effort by Plainfield scoring was not enough to overcome Linden, who beat the Cardinals 55-40. Linden's Nas Robinson scored a game high 19 points, and Nigel Merville scored 13 points, with 3 rebounds and 3 assists. Trevor Gittens and Tahmir Ellis scored 7 points each for ...

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LINDEN, NJ - The Linden High School varsity basketball team lost Wednesday's conference game against Roselle Catholic 72-35. Bryan Bowser scored 13 points, had three rebounds and a steal for the Tigers (1-10). Nigel Merville had three rebounds. Roselle Catholic Senior Kunga Tsering joined the ...

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LINDEN, NJ - The Lady Tigers kicked off the 2020-2021 season with a 34-31 victory over North Plainfield on Saturday. The win was anchored by Linden Senior Milliana Senescat with 14 rebounds and Nalimata Karamoko with 12 points. Linden next plays Roselle Catholic on Wednesday, February ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that he has eased some restrictions on the number of spectators that can attend high school and other youth sporting events both indoors and outdoors. "I want to start with an announcement that I know many athletes and many moms and dads have been ...

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LINDEN, NJ - Linden High School students and staff kicked off Super Bowl weekend by picking their favorite teams on Tiger News Today's (TNT News) annual Super Bowl Special. This week's special episode, hosted by Coach Chris Corsale and Coach Brandon Czajkowski, spotlights the upcoming game ...

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LINDEN, NJ - The Linden Boys Varsity Basketball team beat the Scotch Plains-Fanwood in a season debut as the Tigers won 63-30. The Raiders managed just three points in the first quarter as Linden built a 16-3 lead. The Tigers went into half time with a 27-11 lead and then outscored Scotch ...

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ZRG Brings Its Data-Driven “Moneyball” Approach To Sports & Entertainment NEW JERSEY -- Rochelle Park-based ZRG, the fastest-growing executive search/talent recruitment firm since 2018, today announced a major move into sports, entertainment & media with the blockbuster acquisition of ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- In Union Catholic's latest installment of Feature Friday, the spotlight shines on senior A'Liyah Thomas. Thomas, who lives in Linden, is the top ranked long jumper in the state, an All-Conference volleyball player, and an Honor Roll student. Here is our Q and A with ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ – Winter is coming for high school sports, but student-athletes will have to wait until 2021 for action. The NJSIAA, New Jersey’s governing body for interscholastic sports, announced the pushback of all winter sports and the cancellation of all formal winter sports tournaments ...

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NEW JERSEY -- In response to recent coronavirus outbreaks associated with the conduct of interstate youth hockey activities, Gov. Phil Murphy joined with fellow governors, Janet Mills (Maine), Gina Raimondo (Rhode Island), Chris Sununu (New Hampshire), Phil Scott (Vermont), Ned Lamont ...

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HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ - Once again the NJSIAA has issued guidance on an upcoming sport and its championship, in direct conflict from published reports and an announcement from a sport’s coaches association. The NJSIAA contradicted an article in northjersey.com which quoted New Jersey Wrestling ...

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NEW JERSEY — Practice that involves contact and indoor sports scrimmages will once again be possible despite the coronavirus pandemic, Gov. Phil Murphy said Tuesday as he signed a new executive order. No. 187 allows for sports to resume activities inside defined as “medium risk” and “high risk” ...

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