ELIZABETH – A 54-year-old Union County woman died of complications related to swine flu last week, authorities announced.
WESTFIELD—For animal lovers in search of a child-friendly way to share their enthusiasm for pets, the Union County 4-H is offering volunteers an opportunity to lead its First Grade and Third Grade Pet Clubs.
NEWARK—Army National Guard Spec. Jerry J. Woolfolk has returned to the 154th Quartermaster Company, based in Newark, after being deployed to an overseas forward operating base in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
POUGHEEPSIE, N.Y.—The following students were named to the Marist College Dean’s List for the spring 2009 semester.
ELIZABETH—Celebrating the launch of new ¼ lb. Angus Beef Burgers, Quick Chek, sent its Burger Brigade off to Jersey Gardens Mall on Friday, July 17, offering shoppers the opportunity to share their “beef” in exchange for a coupon to try a complimentary burger.
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.
ELIZABETH – The county’s Department of Human Services, Division on Aging, is currently accepting applications to its Home Health Aide Training program that will be held from Oct. 12 through Nov. 11.
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.
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.
LINDEN – Young baseball players recently took part in the Golden Falcon Baseball Camp sponsored by Linden’s Department of Public Property and Community Services.