EDISON – Four seniors at J.P. Stevens High School earned National Merit Scholarships financed by colleges and universities.
CARTERET – The Carteret Public Library Reading Club will meet at 7 p.m. on Friday, July 2, at the library, 100 Cooke Avenue. This month’s book is “Long Lost” by Harlan Coben.
BOSTON, Mass. – Northeastern University recently recognized three area students who distinguished themselves academically during the spring semester.
NEW ORLEANS, La.—Local student, Rachel Regn of Edison graduated from Tulane as a member of the historic “Katrina Class,” those undergraduates who were at Tulane for only a few hours when they had to evacuate ahead of Hurricane Katrina in August 2005.
SAYREVILLE—Sayreville American Legion Post #211 held their annual flag retirement burning on Flag Day, June 14.
CARTERET—Middlesex East Widows Or Widowers, Carteret Chapter, will hold an open dance on Friday, July 10, at The American Legion Hall, 1155 Roosevelt Avenue.
EDISON—The Middlesex County College Chapter of Lambda Epsilon Chi, the national honor society for Paralegal Studies, inducted new members in May.
WORCESTER, Mass.—Rachel Weidele of Port Reading made the Becker College Dean’s List for the 2008-2009 academic year.
EDISON— Maria Zapata of Woodbridge High School was presented a 2009 Caring Award by the Middlesex County Guidance Council.
WOODBRIDGE – Steppin’ Out Singles will host an upscale singles dance party at Forge Inn, 1002 Route 9 N. in Woodbridge on Friday, July 3 at 8:30 p.m.