LINDEN — The Department of Public Property and Community Services is currently accepting applications for nominations for this year’s annual outstanding Senior Citizen of the Year. The purpose of the award is to recognize the Linden senior citizen who has displayed exceptional service to the community.
ELIZABETH – Oratory Preparatory School of Summit has won the Union County mock trial competition. They will advance to the central regional competition at the New Jersey Law Center in New Brunswick.
RAHWAY — The Rahway Valley ‘Jerseyaires’, a men’s barbershop chorus, is seeking new male singers to join the ‘a cappella’ barbershop harmony choral group.
LINDEN—Marlyssa Downey, a senior at Linden High School, has received a scholarship to attend Berkeley College.
ELIZABETH — Faculty members at Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth were honored during National Catholic Schools Week (Jan. 31-Feb. 5).
COLUMBIA, S.C.—Army National Guard Pvt. Christian F. Goines has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
RAHWAY—Rahway Middle School students recently participated in a script writing workshop. Rahway resident Bill VanSant, executive director of the Spanktown Theatre Company in Rahway, spent a week teaching students the fundamentals of script writing.
RAHWAY—Roosevelt School fourth graders Julian and Jazon were awarded prizes as part of the Rahway school’s Positive Behavior Support in Schools program.
BOSTON, Mass. – Northeastern University recently recognized students who distinguished themselves academically during the course of the school year.
RAHWAY—Fifth grade students at Grover Cleveland School recently conducted several inquiries to better understand dissolving and the resulting solutions.