ITHACA, N.Y. – Three local students graduated from Cornell University with the Class of 2009 during commencement ceremonies in Ithaca, N.Y., on May 24.
MADISON—Drew University has named five Union County students to its Dean’s List for the Spring 2009 semester.
EDISON—Malaika Audrey Muindi of Elizabeth graduated The Wardlaw-Hartridge School, an independent co-educational college-preparatory school in Edison on Friday, June 5.
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y.—Katarina Dominguez, a member of the Class of 2009 at Skidmore College, earned academic recognition at the college this spring.
ELIZABETH – An Elizabeth teenager accused of fatally shooting the father of two in April surrendered to police Monday, authorities said.
ELIZABETH—A convicted sex offender who was released from jail earlier this year was arrested last Tuesday for allegedly committing another sexual assault against a 14-year-old Elizabeth girl.
LAWTON, Okla.—Army Reserve Pvt. Raul F. Calero Jr. has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla. He is the son of Cecilia Gamboa of Bayonne and Raul Calero of Elizabeth.
ELIZABETH – An inmate has been charged with aggravated assault after he allegedly stabbed a corrections officer with a sharpened pencil at Union County Jail last week, officials said.
ELIZABETH – One of two Union County corrections officers who was under indictment for allegedly assaulting an inmate last year went back to work last week after agreeing to act as a witness against the other officer.
MADISON – Fairleigh Dickinson University’s College at Florham in Madison recently honored students who achieved outstanding success in their chosen majors and as student leaders.