SAYREVILLE—In response to a request from the public, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has extended the period of time open for community input on the proposal to add the Raritan Bay Slag site to the Superfund National Priorities List (NPL).
MIDDLESEX COUNTY—Applications are now being accepted for fall positions with the Middlesex County Youth Conservation Corps, whose mission is to protect and preserve natural areas from misuse, polluters and the forces of nature at the 7,000 acres of Open Space owned and maintained by Middlesex County.
COLONIA – This summer, Springwood Swim Club has come to be known as “Colonia’s Best Kept Secret.” Although the nine-acre property is certainly not small enough to be overlooked, most Colonia residents will tell you they had never heard of it until this summer.
PERTH AMBOY – The city is currently accepting bids to provide emergency medical services and basic life-support ambulance service as a result of a recent court decision.
CARTERET—In June, the New Jersey Metro Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society honored Amberlee Aspres of Carteret during its annual scholarship awards ceremony.
NORTHFIELD, Vt.—Steven Michael Weber of Fords received a degree in Communications from Norwich University at a May 10 commencement ceremony.
NEW YORK, N.Y.—Kathryn Kopp of Perth Amboy was awarded a Juris Doctor degree by New York Law School at its 117th annual commencement ceremonies at Lincoln Center’s Avery Fisher Hall on May 15.
EDISON – Officials participated in a groundbreaking ceremony last week for Edison Towne Square, a retail complex being built on the former Ford Motors plant site.
CHICAGO, Ill. — DePaul University student Pete Schirripa of Metuchen has been named to the Dean’s List for the 2009 spring quarter.
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y.—Jason Zeizel of Colonia has been named to the spring semester provost’s list at Hofstra University. Zeizel is currently studying biology at Hofstra.