[ribbon] ELIZABETH—Benedictine Academy, an all-female Catholic college prep high school in Elizabeth, has released its third quarter honor roll. Thirty-five exemplary students at the academy were named based on outstanding academic performance.
ELIZABETH – Select junior class members of the Benedictine Academy were inducted into the school’s chapter of the National Honor Society on April 15.
UNION—Celebrate National Poetry Month with an evening of Poetry and Art at the Les Malamut Art Gallery on Thursday, April 29, at 7 p.m. The Les Malamut Art Gallery (wheelchair accessible, downstairs in the Union Public Library) is located at 1980 Morris Avenue. This event is free to the public.
ROSELLE—Roselle’s Students of the Month show off their awards after being honored at the Roselle Board of Education meeting on April 26.
LINDEN—In what appears to be an attempt to induce his challenger to withdraw from the primary election campaign in Linden’s Fifth Ward with a promise of future support, Councilman Gene Davis suggested that Council President Robert Bunk does not plan to serve a full term if he is elected mayor.
CLARK—After numerous meetings, open houses, and fundraisers – students, parents, teachers, alumni and the St. Agnes Parish community finally received the news they were waiting for….St. Agnes School will stay open.
April 19 at 2:58 p.m. – Officer Dan Pitts investigated a report of a burglary to a motor vehicle, which was parked at 26 Plymouth Road.
LINDEN – The city Department of Public Property and Community Services has concluded its 2010 Free Income Tax Assistance Program. This program, which was held at various sites throughout the community, between Feb. 5 and April 15, assisted nearly 2,000 residents with the federal and state tax forms.
LINDEN—The city’s Department of Public Property and Community Services will hold a surprise one day ceramic class for Linden students in kindergarten through eighth grades on Thursday, May 20, from 6 – 7:30 p.m., at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center, 330 Helen Street.
LINDEN—State Sen. Nicholas Scutari (D-Union) took time off from reviewing gubernatorial nominees as the Chair of the Senate Judiciary Committee last Wednesday to meet with members of local Boy Scout Troop 310.