SEA GIRT—Army National Guard Spec. Denita L. Jenkins has returned to the 154th Quarter Master Company, Sea Girt, after being deployed to an overseas forward operating base in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
WELLESLEY, Mass.—Todd Dominick Valenti of New Providence graduated from Babson College in May.
RAHWAY—Councilman Bobby Akbar, who is married and has three children, was arrested Feb 26 on domestic violence charges outside of Franklin Elementary School after he appeared to use his car to knock down another teacher, according to police who were at the scene.
ELIZABETH—Two men who broke out of Union County Jail in December 2007 received the maximum sentence for their crime on Friday.
NEW YORK – The Phoenix Suns drafted Rahway native Earl Clark with the 14th overall pick in the NBA Draft last Thursday.
Clark scored 1,245 career points at Rahway High School.
NEW BRUNSWICK—New York Blood Center will hold about two dozen blood drives in July as part of Bloodstock, a regional effort by local students to help save lives and earn scholarships for their hard work.
CLARK – The Union County Summer Arts Festival 2009 concert series moves to Oak Ridge Park in Clark on Wednesday evening, July 8, with a “contemporary country” performance by Mustang Sally. The free concert begins at 7:30 p.m.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS—The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders have authorized a $3.85 million contract to begin work on the development of a multi-use recreational facility/park at the Stanford Drive property in Berkeley Heights.
TRENTON – Six people were indicted, charged in three separate, unrelated mortgage fraud cases, Attorney General Anne Milgram announced Tuesday.
CLARK – New Jersey Blood Services will hold a special “O” blood drive at Clark Volunteer Rescue Squad, 875 Raritan Road, on Monday, July 6 from 2 to 7:30 p.m. This unique drive will be open particularly to individuals who…