CLARK—Jeanamarie Banta of Clark, a first-year student at Gettysburg College, was awarded a Presidential Scholarship by the college.
CLARK—The Dr. William Robinson Museum, located at 593 Madison Hill Road, Clark, will participate in Union County’s “Four Centuries in a Weekend” event.
ELIZABETH—Bridgeway has scheduled its ninth annual walkathon to take place on Sunday, Oct. 18. This year’s walk is slated for the TD Bank Ball Park in Bridgewater, home of the Somerset Patriots baseball club. Registration begins at noon.
ISELIN– Indus American Bank recently appointed Timothy E. Doyle, a resident of Westfield, as chief loan officer and senior vice president.
UNION COUNTY—Rahway Valley Sewerage Authority officials have spent thousands of dollars on parties while rates are rising steeply and citizens are losing their jobs and homes, according to Assembly Republican Leader Alex DeCroce.
ELIZABETH—The Union County Homicide Task Force is investigating the shooting death of a 31-year-old Elizabeth man who was killed on Monday night.
ELIZABETH—Last week, a Union County jury found Bryden Williams guilty of murder, unlawful possession of handgun, and possession of a firearm for an unlawful purpose relating to the Sept. 3, 2006 homicide of a Burlington County man, said Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
NEWARK – Fugitives hiding from the law in New Jersey will soon have the opportunity to surrender safely at a neutral location, take responsibility for their crimes and receive favorable consideration from the court.
TRENTON—The owner of an Elizabeth construction business was sentenced Friday to 39 months in federal prison for paying bribes to a former Linden housing official in return for hundreds of thousands of dollars in contracts, Acting U.S. Attorney Ralph J. Marra, Jr., announced.
CLARK – Senior Emily Vargas is the winner of Arthur L. Johnson High School’s Crusader Award for September.