ROSELLE – Space is at a premium at Abraham Clark High School, especially in the cafeteria during lunchtime. There aren’t enough seats to accommodate all of the students. So, last Wednesday, when a group of ACHS students from the Workforce Readiness Program unveiled the outdoor picnic area they designed and built, it was well-appreciated by the entire school community.
RAHWAY—Students from the third grade Gifted and Talented program at Roosevelt School in Rahway recently attended the Edith Mayner Brain Bowl 2009.
ELIZABETH—Benedictine Academy and the Benedictine Academy Parents Association will host the “Dr. Rosemarie Battaglia Christmas Basketball Tournament” on Dec. 26, 27, 28 and 29. Basketball teams from Benedictine Academy and seven other New Jersey high schools will compete for the championship.
CRANFORD—Calvary Lutheran Church, 108 Eastman Street, Cranford, invites the community to celebrate the joy of Christmas at services designed for all ages on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
UNION – Calvary Assembly of God in Union has announced this year’s holiday worship schedule.
LINDEN – Police arrested a Linden man who allegedly broke into a vending machine at an Elizabeth Avenue car wash on Dec. 17, authorities said.
RAHWAY – The Church of the Good Shepherd, located at 80 Elm Avenue in Rahway, has announced their Christmas services.
TRENTON – A Somerset County contractor was sentenced Friday for submitting false payment claims on behalf of his family’s company under a contract to replace doors in four schools in Clark Township, Attorney General Anne Milgram announced.
LINDEN – Police arrested an Elizabeth man who allegedly impersonated a police officer and harassed a Linden motorist on Dec. 15, authorities said.
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Natha Singh, owner of four gasoline corporations that operate 12 gasoline stations located throughout New Jersey, has agreed to pay $57,389.48 in back wages to 32 workers after a U.S. Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division investigation identified violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) at all 12 locations.