ELIZABETH—Dr. Christopher Bellitto, assistant professor of history at Kean University in Union, addressed students in Benedictine Academy’s Honors Latin class during a recent visit to the all-female Catholic college prep high school in Elizabeth.
RAHWAY—The kindergarten classes at Grover Cleveland in Rahway have been learning about the letter “P.” They enjoyed pretzels, popcorn and a “Pajama Party!”
RAHWAY—Student Assistance Counselor William Picone at Rahway High School led students in a number of drug prevention events to mark Red Ribbon Week, from Oct. 19-23.
RAHWAY—On Oct. 23, students taking chemistry at Rahway High School participated in the national celebration of Mole Day.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas—Air National Guard Airman Jaime Rodriguez Jr. graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas—Air National Guard Airman Albert J. Rebote graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
SCOTCH PLAINS—Best Friend Dog and Animal Adoption will have a 30% off sale on all merchandise in their thrift store now through Saturday, Nov. 14. The store is located at 1750 East Second Street, Scotch Plains and is open from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. every day except Sunday and Monday.
NEWARK – A Clark man was sentenced Wednesday to 76 months in federal prison for his scheme to defraud customers of two banks where he had been employed of more than $2.5 million, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
CLARK – The Mayors of Woodbridge, Rahway and Clark spoke out last week to criticize high costs at the Rahway Valley Sewerage Authority and called on the authority’s commissioners to vote against any budget increases.
NEW BRUNSWICK – On Monday, a Plainfield man was arraigned on charges in Sunday’s fatal shooing of a Rahway man outside a Piscataway bowling alley.