CLARK – The Clark Scholarship Fund awarded five scholarships worth a total of $6,500 to outstanding Arthur L. Johnson High School and Union County Magnet High School seniors at an awards ceremony held at the Clark Knights of Columbus earlier this year.
PERTH AMBOY – A court decision preserved the jobs of ten Perth Amboy emergency medical service workers who were scheduled to be laid off on June 30.
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Two Edison natives graduated from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia on May 21.
ELIZABETH – A team of four at-risk youth members of Community Access Unlimited (CAU) have been selected by the National Independent Living Association (NILA) to do a presentation about “Living in the System” to attendees at the 2009 NILA Conference in Nashville, Tenn., from Sept. 1-4.
MOUNTAINSIDE—Consider it a modern day totem pole.
What was once a boring, gray, concrete column is now a mural of mosaic panels featuring butterflies, flowers and birds, greeting visitors to Union County’s Trailside Science Museum and Nature Center in the Watchung Reservation.
ROSELLE – Jeff Foxx, a WBLS radio DJ and R& B artist will perform at the first Roselle Urban Enterprise Zone Summer Concert Series event on Friday, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Roselle Shopping Center, 500-600 Raritan Road.
CRANFORD—The Union County Teen Arts Tour, including works by Cranford teens, will visit the Cranford Public Library, 224 Walnut Avenue, from Saturday, July 25, to Thursday, Aug. 20.
WOODBRIDGE—John P. Paone, Jr. of the law firm of Paone & Zaleski in Woodbridge was installed as the 1st Vice President of the Middlesex County Bar Association for 2009-2010.
Classic Cars will line Main Street in Woodbridge on Wednesday evening, July 15, from 6-9 p.m.
EDISON – The state Commissioner of Education trimmed $934,946 from Edison’s proposed $175.7 million school tax levy which was rejected by an overwhelming majority of voters in April.