ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Midshipman 2nd class (junior) Jacob M. Stevens-Haas of Westfield has been selected by the Naval Academy as a Trident Scholar for the 2010-2011 academic year.
CLARK – Senior Michael Nicholson won the Crusader Award for April at Arthur L. Johnson High School in Clark.
NEWARK— Starting Saturday, commuters will pay more to use NJ Transit buses and trains. The fare hikes were implemented to address a $300 million budget shortfall.
UNION – Ramapo College won a pair of one-run games, as they earned a sweep of host Kean University in a New Jersey Athletic Conference doubleheader on Thursday afternoon. The Roadrunners (25-13, 12-4 NJAC) rallied to win the opener, 5-4, before defeating the Cougars (23-14, 7-9 NJAC) in nightcap, 1-0, in eight innings.
UNION – Junior Jeff White recorded a complete game win as the Rowan University Profs defeated host Kean University, 12-4, Thursday afternoon in New Jersey Athletic Conference action at Jim Hynes Stadium.
MONTCLAIR – Sophomore midfielder Cora Delfini and junior Kayla Henderson each scored nine goals as top-seeded Montclair State scored the first seven goals and defeated Kean 20-9 in Skyline Tournament action on Thursday.
UNION COUNTY—While it may have looked like work, walking in the riverbed with her high rubber boots, picking up dozens and dozens of bottles and cans, as far as Kean University junior Linda Agbontane was concerned, it was a day of fun.
CLARK—Alex MacDougall, president of the Clark Kiwanis Club, has announced two new scholarships to be presented in June to deserving high school seniors.
LINDEN – Armed robbers struck a St. Georges Avenue laundromat on Monday night, according to police.
ELIZABETH – Community Access Unlimited (CAU) celebrated the accomplishments and achievements of members, staff and community supporters during the last year at the agency’s 26th Annual Awards Night Celebration, held April 21 at L’Affaire in Mountainside.