UNION – Senior C.J. Gannon (Morris Plains) scored six goals to lead the Kean University men’s lacrosse team to a 14-2 win over Mount Ida College in wet and windy conditions on Saturday afternoon.
Punta Gorda, Fla.– Senior Nick Cesare (South Plainfield) tossed eight scoreless innings as #10 Kean defeated Kenyon College, 18-1, Tuesday afternoon in their conclusion of the 2010 Snowbird Baseball Classic.
LINDEN – Last week, Linden police arrested a pair of suspected drug dealers and seized a kilo of cocaine.
March 9 at 2:47 a.m. – In the vicinity of Central Avenue, Officer George Marmarou arrested East Orange resident Shekierra Whitfield, 33, for possession of CDS. She was subsequently released on her own recognizance pending a court date.
RAHWAY – Last week, Rahway’s City Council unanimously approved an $8.5 million bond ordinance to fund the construction of a new 1,100-seat amphitheater and other downtown construction projects.
TRENTON—New Jersey employers continued to trim payrolls in January as total employment fell by 9,100 jobs over the month.
LINDEN—Parents and politicians are again battling for seats on the Board of Education, which rules the $110 million a year public school system.
TRENTON – The owner of a Union County retail jewelry business, Elegant Creations, Inc., was sentenced Friday to five months in prison and five months home confinement for causing the business to fail to file a report as required in connection with the receipt by the business of United States currency in amounts over $10,000.
LINDEN—Mystic Vision Players has announced auditions for a production of Elton John & Tim Rice’s AIDA on April 26 and 27. Sign in at 6:45-9 p.m. at the John T. Gregorio Center, 330 Helen Street, Linden.
CLARK—Students at Mother Seton Regional High School, Clark, will be performing in “High School Musical 2” at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday evenings, March 26 and March 27. A matinee performance is scheduled for Sunday, March 28 at 2 p.m. All performances will be held in the school auditorium.