WESTFIELD—Sisters Maura and Mikela Shields, of Fords joined Verizon Wireless Store Manager Robert Ehmann and area residents for a live Radio Disney remote at the company’s Communications Store on North Avenue in Westfield on Saturday, July 11.
EDISON – A Metuchen teen was mugged as he walked home from Menlo Park Mall last week, according to officials.
NEW BRUNSWICK – New Jersey residents 18 and older are invited to take part in the 16th annual Joyce Indik New Jersey Wordsmith Competition.
CARTERET—The Carteret Public Library is collecting donations of new hardcover and paperback books for distribution to disadvantaged children throughout Middlesex County during the holiday season.
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Anthony Sessa of Colonia graduated from Georgetown University in May.
WOODBRIDGE – Mayor John E. McCormac today announced that the “Greenable Woodbridge” Program will kick-off a series of “green” seminars with two workshops designed to engage township residents in the art and benefits of “going green.”
NEW BRUNSWICK—State Theatre presents “Harry Chapin: A Celebration in Song,” featuring original members of the Harry Chapin Band and the Chapin family, on Tuesday, Aug. 4, at 7:30 p.m. Throughout the night, the performers will share humorous anecdotes, emotional memories,…
Fascinated by a graceful eagle that soared lazily over Perth Amboy in 1823, 17-year old Solomon Andrews realized “with a shock” that he KNEW how to fly! It took him forty years to prove it, but in 1863 this New Jerseyan made history’s first “controlled flight.”
ANDOVER, Mass.—Andrew Hong of Edison has been named to the honor roll at Phillips Academy for the spring term. To be named to the honor roll, students must maintain at least a 5-point grade average on a 6-point scale.
MONROE—Middlesex County Public Health Department Director-Health Officer, David A. Papi indicated that a raccoon tested positive for rabies in Monroe, Middlesex County, in the vicinity of Gravel Hill – Spotswood Road and Monroe Boulevard.