UNION – The Kean University baseball team used a four run eighth inning to erase a 4-2 deficit as they defeated Drew University, 6-4, Wednesday afternoon in non-conference action at Jim Hynes Stadium.
UNION – Junior Courtney Smyth tossed a three-hit, complete game shutout and rookie Courtney Melchionna had the same number of hits as Drew University, as the Kean University softball team defeated the visiting Rangers, 2-0, in non-conference action on Wednesday afternoon.
ROSELLE—The Roselle Varsity Girls Basketball Team was honored for its run to the Union County Finals at the Roselle Board of Education meeting on April 26.
RAHWAY—This spring, eleventh grade advanced placement students at Rahway High School experienced what it means to be part of a community of readers. Students studied Tim O’Brien’s “The Things They Carried,” which explores the lives of soldiers in Vietnam.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas—Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Nicholas M. Watson graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas—Air Force Airman Ryan J. Chiari graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
RAHWAY—On Wednesday, April 28, Roosevelt Elementary School in Rahway hosted the GT District Battle of the Books. Third and fourth grade gifted and talented students form the four elementary schools competed.
RAHWAY—Third grade students at Franklin School in Rahway are in the process of studying all about the solar system. Students learned interesting facts the planets, the sun and even observed the moon.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Union Catholic High School freshman Arnold Majano of Rahway has been selected as this year’s recipients of the Sandra Stagg Memorial Scholarship.
LINDEN—Hundreds of progressive voters rallied Saturday around candidates running on the Column B Democrats for Change slate, as Councilman Derek Armstead kicked off his campaign for Mayor with former Councilman James Moore running for Council President.