BRISTOL, R.I.—Danielle Salamone, a resident of Elizabeth, was among over 1,000 students from Roger Williams University to receive their degree during the university’s commencement exercises held on May 23.
LINDEN – The Linden Playgrounds held a three point shooting contest on Monday, July 13. The winners are Amanda Williams, Chelsea Yeats, Jonathan Dinis and Rickeem Mixon.
Fascinated by a graceful eagle that soared lazily over Perth Amboy in 1823, 17-year old Solomon Andrews realized “with a shock” that he KNEW how to fly! It took him forty years to prove it, but in 1863 this New Jerseyan made history’s first “controlled flight.”
LINDEN—Aidan Aponte, 5 enjoys the dirt cup he made at Linden Recreation’s Kiddie Camp.
LINDEN—Viviana Martinez and Shanell Holmes pose with a member of the Red Bulls Street Team on Linden’s Day Camp Red Bulls Soccer Trip to Giants Stadium.
LINDEN—Linden youngsters from the Al Kalla Day Camp recently danced the day away at the Little Scoops Ice Cream Parlor in Cranford.
UNION BEACH – Environmental groups and citizens called on the state to adopt simple recommendations demanding improvements to the existing beach rules now pending before the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services (NJDHSS) for re-adoption.
ELIZABETH—Union Resident Elizabeth Weishapl, who has devoted more than 37,000 volunteer hours to Trinitas Regional Medical Center for more than three decades, was recently named the chairman of the medical center’s auxiliary.
ANDOVER, Mass.—Andrew Hong of Edison has been named to the honor roll at Phillips Academy for the spring term. To be named to the honor roll, students must maintain at least a 5-point grade average on a 6-point scale.
MONROE—Middlesex County Public Health Department Director-Health Officer, David A. Papi indicated that a raccoon tested positive for rabies in Monroe, Middlesex County, in the vicinity of Gravel Hill – Spotswood Road and Monroe Boulevard.