MORRISTOWN—The College of Saint Elizabeth in Morristown welcomed the following local students for the fall semester:
EDISON – Investors Saving Bank has formed an alliance with the Edison Memorial Tower Corporation (EMTC) to honor the important innovations that inventor Thomas Alva Edison developed at his Menlo Park laboratories in Edison. The bank will support the EMTC’s ongoing programs by raising and donating funds to non-profit organization.
WOODBRIDGE– World-renowned artist, portraitist, sculptor and educator Kenneth Hari will share his knowledge and talent by giving a lecture on Oct. 25 and a four-day workshop to run from Oct. 26 through 29 at the Barron Arts Center, located at 582 Rahway Avenue in Woodbridge.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY—M.C.F.O.O.D.S., Middlesex County’s food bank, has been coordinating neighborhood food drives all around the county, and these food drives have been helpful in adding inventory to the warehouse, especially during certain time periods when food supplies are extremely low.…
WOODBRIDGE – Police are investigating an apparent attempted murder-suicide that took place at an Amherst Avenue home Wednesday afternoon.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY—A Middlesex County shuttle bus driver has been charged with stealing cash from a donation box used by passengers who make voluntary contributions in appreciation of free rides to various destinations, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced Wednesday.
EDISON – On Sunday morning, Sept. 27, the girls’ varsity soccer team from the Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison participated in the eighth annual Firefighter Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Run/Walk. The 5K was held at the Brooklyn side of the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel in New York City.
WOODBRIDGE—The children of the Woodbridge Child Care Center, a branch of the Metuchen Edison Woodbridge YMCA, proudly display their art work, an American flag made out of hand prints.
WOODBRIDGE–Free bio-degradable leaf bags are now available for Woodbridge residents pick-up at convenient locations throughout the township, Mayor John E. McCormac announced.
ELIZABETH– Community Access Unlimited (CAU) members, staff, family and friends made strides toward allowing people with disabilities to lead more fulfilling lives and at-risk youth to plan for surer tomorrows at the 2009 Ira Geller Memorial Walk-A-Thon held Sept. 26 at Rahway River Park.