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Union County Clerk Rajoppi Named Historian of the Year
LINDEN, NJ – Union County Clerk Joanne Rajoppi (center) was named Historian of the Year 2009 at a meeting of the Linden City Council on March 17. Ms. Rajoppi was honored by the Linden Historical Society and the Linden City Council for her innovative and creative management of the County Clerk’s public records and for producing a special 2008 Presidential Election Year calendar that was illustrated with historic photographs of United States Presidents who visited Union County. Pictured are Linden City Council President Robert F. Bunk (left) and Linden Historical Society Vice President Rebecca Tattoli (right) along with Linden Councilman Eugene Davis (background) presenting Ms. Rajoppi with a resolution from the Linden City Council and an award plaque from the Linden Historical Society showing the Union County Courthouse circa 1905.