PERTH AMBOY— Mayor Wilda Diaz and the Department of Recreation invite city residents to participate in the first annual arts festival on June 19, which is part of an initiative to help develop the arts and culture in the community.
PERTH AMBOY—Melisa Ayllon, a fourth grade student at Perth Amboy Catholic School, has been selected as a runner-up in the International Fund for Animal Welfare 2009-2010 Art Contest titled “Under One Sky-Why Animals Matter.”
EDISON — Gayle Fredericks, Upper and Middle School French teacher, reported recently the results of the National French Exam at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison.
NORFOLK, Va.—Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Portia L. Marshall, a 2005 graduate of Sayreville War Memorial High School and her command, USS George H. W. Bush (CVN 77) homeported in Norfolk, Va., recently earned the honor to fly the Enlisted Surface Warfare Specialist (ESWS) and Enlisted Aviation Warfare Specialist (EAWS) pennants.
WEST ORANGE—Christopher Short, a resident of Liberty Street, Fords, recently received an Apprentice Completion Certificate from the U.S.
EDISON – New Jersey grassroots environmental groups have launched a national boycott of all BP gas stations until the ongoing oil spill disaster in the Gulf Shore region is contained, cleaned up, and the restoration of destroyed marshlands is underway.
NEW BRUNSWICK — A South Plainfield man has been indicted by a grand jury in Middlesex County on charges stemming from the attack of a borough employee, whose neck was cut on Labor Day.
WOODBRIDGE – The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) today announced new traffic pattern changes to the ongoing Smith Street bridge deck replacement project over Route 440 in Woodbridge.
NEW BRUNSWICK — Two men have pleaded guilty to charges arising from the robbery of $7,600 from a bank in South River last October, according to Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan.
PISCATAWAY — The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) announced a series of weekend traffic pattern changes will be implemented on I-287 at the River Road overpass and the Washington Avenue overpass in Piscataway Township, Middlesex County to reconstruct pavement under the bridges.