ELIZABETH—Three seniors at Benedictine Academy have been named “Edward J. Bloustein Distinguished Scholars” for 2010. Priscille Dossekou and Barbara Diogo, both of Newark, and Thanita Kennedy of Hillside were honored.
I was disappointed earlier this month when I read Mayor Kennedy’s address to the city of Rahway. In the middle of economic uncertainty, many Rahway residents are struggling to pay high taxes, sewer, and water bills.
WATCHUNG – Roselle Park digital artist Leona M Seufert is displaying three of her surreal works in the hob’art cooperative gallery’s exhibit “Binaries” at the Watchung Art Center, open from Feb. 1-27. There will be a reception on Feb. 7 from 1-4 p.m.
RAHWAY – The girls’ swimming team at Linden High School challenged Arthur L. Johnson High School of Clark at the Rahway Branch of the Union County YMCA on Tuesday, Jan. 26.
LINDEN—Parents and children who attended Family Science Nights at Linden School 6 in January learned how science can be a part of their lives.
PITMAN—No athlete in NCAA Division III has jumped as high as New Jersey City University sophomore La’shonda Carter this season.
LINDEN—The Department of Public Property and Community Service will offer a tennis clinic this spring at the Wilson Park Tennis Courts on Monday evenings between 6:45 and 7:45 p.m.
KEENE, N.H.— Adam Reszko of Clark has been named to the dean’s list at Keene State College for the fall 2009semester.
PARAMUS – The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 164 recently celebrated 108 years of electrical excellence by honoring 32 members for their combined 1,810 years of distinguished service to the construction industry.
SMITHFIELD, R.I.—Jenifer Llontop of Elizabeth was named to the fall semester Dean’s List at Bryant University. Llontop is a junior majoring in accounting.