WOODBRIDGE – The Woodbridge Rotary Scholarship Foundation recently awarded scholarships totaling $40,000 to 24 township residents. Eight recipients were college students, while 16 were high school seniors.
CLARK—St. John the Apostle School in Clark held eighth grade graduation on Friday, June 5. Sister Donna Marie O’Brien awarded the diplomas to 48 graduates and Reverend Father Robert McBride presented the diplomas.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas—Air Force Airman Shondell L. Holmes graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. Holmes graduated in 2008 from Linden High School.
NEWARK – The Newark Bears Professional Baseball Club will host the Atlantic League All-Star Game on Tuesday, June 23. Festivities will begin at 5:15 p.m. with a celebrity softball charity game led by Newark native Queen Latifah. Tickets start at…
WOODBRIDGE—The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) selected Woodbridge High School student Amanda Torres for membership.
EDISON – Christopher Michael Georgevich of Elizabeth graduated The Wardlaw-Hartridge School, an independent co-educational college-preparatory school in Edison on Friday, June 5.
STATE – On Monday, the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services announced the first H1N1-related death of New Jersey resident. The patient was a 49-year-old Essex County man who had multiple underlying medical conditions, officials said.
ELIZABETH—Two Newark men have been arrested and charged with the March 18 shooting death of a Roselle business owner, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow said Monday. Additionally the men have been linked to a number of robberies in Elizabeth, Millburn and North Arlington.
CLARK—The American Cancer Society invites residents of Clark and surrounding towns to join more than 4,800 other communities across the United States in celebration of survivorship and hope at the second annual Relay For Life of Clark on Friday, June 12.
STATE – A change in the way New Jersey reimburses hospitals for patients on Medicaid could cause big problems for already cash-strapped health care facilities.