HAMDEN, Conn.—Christina T. Azoia of Clark graduated from Quinnipiac University on May 10 with a master’s of health science/physician assistant.
COLUMBIA, S.C.—Army Pvt. Jihad M. Husain, a 2007 graduate of Rahway High School, has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
YORK, Pa. – Three local students have been named to the York College of Pennsylvania Dean’s List for the spring 2009 semester.
WALTHAM, Mass. – Two Union County students were named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Bentley University.
ELIZABETH—Colombian art, music, literature, poetry and dance will enrich the library experience for Elizabeth Public Library patrons and guests as the Elizabeth Colombian Lions Club present, Semana Cultural 20 de Julio: A Commemoration of Colombia’s Independence Day.
MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Ala. – Seven New Jersey teens will gain a comprehensive perspective on leadership, teamwork and problem-solving at Civil Air Patrol’s Cadet Officer School, one of the top professional development opportunities available to youth. The 10-day course will be held at Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala., July 13-23.
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.