CLARK—The Mother Seton Forensics Team brought home no less than 16 trophies this year, and one member won her way to national competition.
WOODBRIDGE – A jury convicted a former Woodbridge police officer Friday on charges of assaulting a teenage boy over a three-year period from 1994-97.
EDISON – Edison will host a fireworks display to celebrate the 4th of July. International Fireworks will provide all the oohs and aahs beginning at 9 p.m. at Papaianni Park, 100 Municipal Boulevard.
EDISON—A writers’ workshop open to the public will be held at Middlesex County College on Friday, Aug. 14. The program mixes sessions on writing skills with practical tips on selling what you have written.
CARTERET – Your final chance to register for Carteret Public Library summer reading activities is coming up. Saturday, June 27, is the final day to sign up.
PERTH AMBOY—Bishop Donald Hilliard, Jr. and Cathedral International invite you to refresh your thirst on Saturday, June 27, from 12:30 – 3:30 p.m. for “Summerfest,” a community outreach and cookout!
EDISON—The next meeting of Chug Ivrit, a Hebrew Club for intermediate to advanced speakers, will be on Sunday, July 19, at 10 a.m. at the home of Marian Pianko 137 Highland Avenue, Edison.
CARTERET—At last week’s Borough Council meeting, Mayor Dan Reiman congratulated 16 of this year’s graduates, presenting each with a commendation and a $500 scholarship check from the Mayor’s Children’s Charity Trust Fund.
CARTERET—The borough’s Herman Avenue upgrade project has been awarded to F&P Contractors, of South Amboy, Mayor Daniel J. Reiman and Councilwoman Iris Colon, Public Works Chairwoman, announced.
CLARK – A 66-year-old Edison man was fatally injured on Sunday after his pickup truck hit a tree alongside the Parkway in Clark, officials said.