PARRIS ISLAND, S.C.—Marine Corps Pvt. Daniel J. Wilday, son of Patricia and Michael Wilday of South Amboy, N. J., recently completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S.C. designed to challenge new Marine recruits both physically and mentally.
TRENTON – The former chief financial officer for the Middlesex County Economic Opportunities Corporation (MCEOC), a charitable nonprofit agency funded with state and federal grants, was sentenced today for stealing $51,000 from the agency.
TRENTON–The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) announced the upcoming start of a bridge deck replacement project on Amboy Avenue over Route 440 in Perth Amboy.
CARTERET-Here are more memories of the City Line Bar and Grill, which used to be on Roosevelt Ave. I had shared memories of this bar before, in my Oct. 2, 2009 column. They are from the grandson of the owners, Bill Donovan.
WOODBRIDGE – Woodbridge AARP Chapter 3869 meets at 1 p.m. on the first Monday of every month at St. Andrew’s Church Hall, 244 Avenel Street, Avenel.
PERTH AMBOY—Perth Amboy Catholic School hosted a Teacher’s Discovery Traveling Exhibit featuring the colorful murals of artist Diego Rivera, considered a national treasure of Mexico.
PERTH AMBOY—A Perth Amboy man was sentenced today to serve 22 years in prison for sexually assaulting an 8-year-old girl on a number of occasions between September 2007, and January 2008, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced.
NEW BRUNSWICK – A former New Brunswick elementary school security guard has pleaded guilty to a charge of kissing and fondling a 13-year-old female student, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced Thursday.
NEW BRUNSWICK—On Saturday, Feb. 27, Rutgers Students and the Community-at-Large will gather to dance at “Murder Mystery Ballroom.” Music for dancing will be provided by Brian Nash.
EDISON – “Pink Day,” a program in which the Middlesex County College and Ocean County College basketball teams supported Breast Cancer Awareness, was held at Middlesex on Feb. 17.