SPRINGFIELD – Investors Savings Bank has appointed Laura Kaplan-Grimshaw to the position of assistant vice president and branch sales manager. Kaplan-Grimshaw, who has a broad background in banking, financial services and insurance, will manage Investors’ branch at 173 Mountain Avenue in Springfield.
RAHWAY – The Rahway Center Partnership will host its second wine & cheese party of the year under the big top tent at the Rahway Train Station Plaza in downtown Rahway on Thursday, Aug. 6, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m.
WESTFIELD – Do you think your pasta sauce is the best? Do you want to help raise money to fight cancer?
MIDDLESEX COUNTY—Teams are being formed for the Middlesex County Parks and Recreation Department’s Fall Slo-Pitch Softball Leagues. Men’s Single and Double-Header and Women’s Sunday Morning leagues begin play in late August and September.
UNION— Liberty Hall Museum at Kean University will host several activities for children and visitors of all ages in August.
PHILADELPHIA, Pa.—The following local residents have been named to the spring 2009 Dean’s List at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.
CLARK – The Union County Summer Arts Festival 2009 concert series continues on Wednesday evening, Aug. 5, with music by Parrotbeach. This free concert of Jimmy Buffett-inspired music at Oak Ridge Park begins at 7:30 p.m.
WESTFIELD—Toastmasters of Westfield, the area’s premier public speaking club, is pleased to announce a new slate of officers for the club’s 2009-2010 year, as well as their special “Kids Night” meeting Aug. 6.
LINDEN—Viviana Martinez, age 5, gets ready to bowl during a trip to Linden Lanes by Al Kalla Day Camp sponsored by the Linden Department of Public Property and Community Services.
July 14 at 2:36 a.m. – In the vicinity of the Garden State Parkway southbound, Officer Antonio Manata arrested Newark resident Rasheen McCray, 33, for possession of CDS.