NEW BRUNSWICK—In a recent ceremony at the New Jersey Dental Association’s (NJDA) 139th Annual Convention in Atlantic City, Richard B. Kahn, DDS, was sworn in as the organization’s president-elect for the 2009-2010 year.
GETTYSBURG, Pa.—Debra Ann Bodofsky of Edison graduated magna cum from Gettysburg College on May 17. She received a bachelor’s degree in Spanish
UNION—On Saturday, July 18, the Salem Roadhouse Cafe at Townley Presbyterian Church, 829 Salem Avenue, Union, will host a concert.
ROSELLE PARK—“Medium Expression” a solo exhibit of artwork by Roselle Park resident, Rosalia Tignini Verdun will be on display at the Casano Community Center Gallery June 16 through Aug. 14. The Gallery is located in the Casano Community Center, 314 Chestnut Street, Roselle Park.
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PERTH AMBOY—The official grand-opening of Perth Amboy’s “Welcome Center” and “Ferry Slip Museum” will be held on Saturday, July 18, at 11 a.m. at the Ferry Slip, located on Front Street (foot of Smith Street.)
RAHWAY – The city has tabled plans for a $12 million parking garage because the current recession has stalled development.
RAHWAY—The Union County Performing Arts Center is looking for volunteers to give back to the arts in their community. The theater is holding volunteer training on Wednesday, July 29, at 7 p.m. All motivated individuals who are willing to volunteer their time, creativity and experience are welcome.
WOODBRIDGE– The Barron Arts Center has invited local artists to participate in the second annual BarronFest, to be held on Saturday, Oct. 10, at the Parker Press Park, Rahway Avenue, Woodbridge.
WESTFIELD—Lee McDermott Schaefer of Westfield has joined CONTACT We Care, New Jersey’s 24-hour crisis hotline, as the new part-time operations director. She will be managing the agency’s administrative office and assist with fundraising.