ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Samuel Syjongtian, a student at St. Joseph High School in Metuchen will participate in the Naval Academy Summer Seminar. The program is a fast-paced, six-day experience for high achievers who have completed their junior year in high school and are considering applying for admission to the academy after graduation.
SOUTH AMBOY-Father’s Day in 1964 was on June 21. Holden’s Jewelers which was at 106 No. Broadway had great gift ideas for Dad; watches, fraternal jewelry, electric razors-Schick, Norelco and Remington, rings, lighters, ash trays, tie tacs and cuff links.
PERTH AMBOY – The Diocese of Metuchen is closing a health care center for low-income residents due to a lack of funds.
MADISON – Fairleigh Dickinson University’s College at Florham in Madison recently honored students who achieved outstanding success in their chosen majors and as student leaders.
TEANECK—Rodwell Manalo of Colonia, a student at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Henry P. Becton School of Nursing and Allied Health, was recently inducted into Sigma Theta Tau International.
AVENEL – Woodbridge AARP Chapter 3869 meets at 1 p.m. on the first Wednesday of every month at St. Andrew’s Church Hall, 244 Avenel Street. Membership is open to paid members of the national chapter, and refreshments are offered after…
CARTERET—When Joe Gadomski, assistant scoutmaster of Carteret Troop 88, heard that troops can adopt camp sites at Kittatinny Scout Reservation in Branchville for the purpose of upgrading and maintaining them, he and Scoutmaster Fred Gerstler didn’t hesitate to offer their troop’s services
EDISON – In an effort to discover the next singer/songwriter sensation, Simon’s Menlo Park Mall and 95.5 WPLJ-FM are inviting aspiring vocalists to audition for an opportunity to receive a single song recording agreement and a $1,000 Simon Visa Giftcard during this summer’s Simon & WPLJ Sing-to-Win contest.
EDISON—The Edison Police Department is launching a business watch program. Business Watch is a similar program to that of the more common Neighborhood Watch, however this program is structured and specifically geared to the needs of small businesses—for example: burglary prevention, robbery prevention, shoplifting awareness, safety procedures for opening and closing, security devices, increased vigilance and more.
TRENTON – Last week, the state Board of Medical Examiners revoked the license of an orthopedic physician who practiced in Carteret for fondling a patient and other offenses.