NEWARK — Susan W. Salmond, EdD, RN, CNE, CTN, has been appointed dean of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-School of Nursing. Salmond has served as interim dean of the nursing school since January 2007.
LINDEN—The John T. Gregorio Recreation Center is a Union County Nutrition Site. Seniors (age 60 and older) can get a nutritious lunch for $1.75, Monday through Friday at noon.
COLUMBUS, Ga.—Army National Guard Pfc. Lennon Ross, grandson of Janice and Lennon Ross of Rahway, has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.
BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Nearly 2,000 Lehigh University students received degrees during the school’s 141st Spring Commencement ceremonies at Goodman Stadium in Bethlehem, Pa.
ROSELLE PARK—More than 320 participants, including 55 cancer survivors, walk a silent lap during the Luminaria Ceremony at the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Roselle Park on Saturday, June 6.
CLARK—The Clark Kiwanis Club displays their patriotism in replacing the American flag that is on the Kiwanis flag pole at the reservoir near the dam on Madison Hill Road in Clark.
LINDEN—Linden AARP Chapter #1894 installed their slate of officers for the 2009-10 year at a June lucheon held at the Gran Centurian in Clark.
RAHWAY—Councilman Bobby Akbar pleaded guilty in Clark municipal court to disturbing the peace, thus avoiding a domestic violence trial on assault charges involving a woman who is not his wife.
ELIZABETH – An Elizabeth teenager accused of fatally shooting the father of two in April surrendered to police Monday, authorities said.
ELIZABETH—A convicted sex offender who was released from jail earlier this year was arrested last Tuesday for allegedly committing another sexual assault against a 14-year-old Elizabeth girl.