NORTH BRUNSWICK — On Wednesday, May 5, the American Legion Post 459 of North Brunswick elected a new Commander, Neil C. Raciti.
EDISON — The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison held its annual Middle School Art Show and Spring Concert on the evening of Thursday, May 13.
COLONIA — This volunteer crew of Columbia Bank employees recently painted the home of a handicapped senior citizen in Woodbridge, part of the national “Tooling Around Town” Program.
Katrina Notarmaso of Carteret High School was presented a 2010 Caring Award by the Middlesex County Guidance Council.
EDISON — On the evening of May 13, the Edison Rotary Club held its 15th Annual Senior of the Year Scholarship Dinner at The Pines Manor in Edison. During the festivities, Ayna Agarwal of Colonia, a senior at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison, was named the organization’s Senior of the Year.
EDISON – Police arrested a 27-year-old New Brunswick man and charged him with robbing an Edison bank on Tuesday.
NEW BRUNSWICK — Additional tests will be undertaken to supplement the results of an autopsy that has been performed in an effort to determine the cause of death for a 17-month-old boy who was under the supervision of a day care center in Perth Amboy, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced today.
TRENTON – Two lucky New Jersey Lottery players have won the Powerball second prize of $200,000 for the Saturday, May 15 drawing. One winning ticket was sold at Belleville Tobacco & Hobby Center, located in Belleville. Another winning ticket was purchased at Krauszer’s #465, located in North Brunswick.
SOMERSET – The FEMA Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) in Middlesex County will close at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 21, but flood survivors can continue to register for, or receive additional federal assistance though a variety of ways. A DRC in Union County closed on May 12.
EDISON – Gregory Purrell of Plainfield (left), Breana McDaniel of Plainfield (center) and Noelle Staudt of Union, were recently declared the first round winners in the Simon & WPLJ Sing-to-Win contest at Simon’s Menlo Park Mall in Edison, each belting out one song a cappella for top-known music industry representatives that served as judges of the singing competition.