NEW BRUNSWICK — On Monday, June 28 at 8 p.m., Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission and the Folklife Program for New Jersey present The Hester Street Troupe in an age-old Yiddish folk music tradition known as klezmer at the Crossroads Theatre, 7 Livingston Avenue, New Brunswick.
EDISON — Virginia Borough of Avenel was named the Outstanding Co-Op/Internship Student of the Year for a two-year school. The award was presented at the New Jersey Cooperative Education and Internships Association awards program June 10 at Rutgers University.
EDISON — The Edison Elks 2487 will be conducting the Elks Flag Day Ritual Ceremony, commemorating the birth of the American Flag.
Dance Presentation • June 12 at 1 p.m. – The Carteret Public Library, 100 Cooke Ave., will hose award-winning dancer Guru Ramya Ramnarayan as she offers an interactive presentation about the ancient classical dance Bharatanatyam. For info, call 1-732-541-3830.
LODI – At Felician College’s forty-sixth annual commencement exercises held on Sunday, May 23, two local residents who are graduates of the class of 2010 received awards.
EDISON — The following students were named to the Dean’s list for the spring 2010 semester at Middlesex County College:
EDISON — On the evening of June 9, awards and diplomas were distributed during the Stepping Up Ceremony for eighth graders entering Upper School at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison.
AREA – While Democrats and Republicans were choosing their parties’ candidates for the November general election on Tuesday, it was also the deadline for independent candidates to file their petitions to run.
NEW BRUNSWICK – A Middlesex County grand jury cleared a former Old Bridge school board member of charges that he had lured a 10-year-old child to an isolated part of the township in January.
EDISON – Shafeeq Ibraheem, an eighth grader at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison, received Honorable Mention distinction in the 2010 Sejong Writing Competition, which is sponsored by The Sejong Cultural Society in Chicago, Ill.