WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Thursday, New Jersey lawmakers announced over $5 million in federal funding for transportation projects and highway and pedestrian safety. This federal funding was awarded to the New Jersey State Department of Transportation by the Federal Highway Administration and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
WESTFIELD—Learn how to stay limber and active with a free class for adults over age 50 offered by the Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Union County.
CRANFORD—On Tuesday, March 9, at 1 p.m., world-renowned artist/photographer Gregory Crewdson will be presenting a visiting artist multimedia lecture in the Roy Smith Theater at Union County College’s Cranford Campus at 1033 Springfield Avenue.
TRENTON – Two men have pleaded guilty for their roles in a multi-county automobile and motorcycle theft ring, Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Division of Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced yesterday.
UNION—The YM-YWHA of Union County still has limited openings in the ten divisions offered in the 2010 Summer Camp Program.
RAHWAY – Kristen Gray, a student at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus College of Continuing Education, was named to the dean’s list for the 2009 fall semester.
WARRENSBURG, Mo.—Dedication to academic success in high school has earned Amber Johnson, daughter of Linda M. Johnson-Belton, and Howard L. Johnson, of Linden, a Red and Black Scholarship in the amount of $3,000 per year to attend the University of Central Missouri.
UTAPAO, Thailand – For the daughter of an Elizabeth woman, being an ambassador for peace in a country known for its spicy cuisine, magnificent colorful temples, and lush jungles where deadly cobra snakes are king, was quite an experience recently.
TRENTON – A Newark woman was sentenced yesterday for assisting a former employee of the City of Newark in a conspiracy to steal hundreds of thousands of dollars from the federally funded Women, Infants and Children (WIC) nutrition program by means of fraudulent vouchers.
ELIZABETH—Community Access Unlimited (CAU) will host its 26th annual awards night celebration on Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at L’Affaire in Mountainside.