LINDEN — Linden High School won its 9th Union County title in the high school Consumer Bowl competition. The team included Captain Angelika Drozd, sophomores Milena Drozd, Zak Modrak, Manessa Lormejuste, junior Dan Ortiz, senior Angelo Monaco and freshmen Mwakulomba Juma.
CHIANG MAI, Thailand – For two Elizabeth natives, providing humanitarian aid, civic assistance, and military training to a country known for deadly cobra snakes, Buddhist temples, and shrimp pad Thai, was quite an experience recently.
RAHWAY — JoAnn Bertelo, who has taught Advanced Placement (AP) English Language and Composition at Rahway High School for the past ten years, has been selected by the College Board to be an AP Reader this year.
RAHWAY – Last month, the Rahway Public Library invited the Rahway High School Debate Team to perform a debate for community members, parents, and students.
CLARK — The literary magazine, “Driftwood,” published by Mother Seton Regional High School of Clark, was recently awarded first place in the American Scholastic Press Association Competition.
RAHWAY — As she completes a certificate as an Holocaust educator at Kean University, Rahway High School teacher Debi Maller-Natoli fulfills her dream of creating and implementing a new elective course at the high school for juniors and seniors in Holocaust and Genocide Studies through Literature and Film.
CLARK — After two district competitions of the New Jersey Science League, the teams representing Mother Seton Regional High School of Clark took first and second place honors. Mother Seton’s Physics, Chem I and Chem II teams all captured first place and the Biology team was in second place.
UNION – The Union Public Library, along with others throughout the sate, is honoring the legacy of Abraham Lincoln by collecting for the “Pennies For Peace” program.
ELIZABETH — The Union County Homicide Task Force arrested a Newark man and charged him with the early-morning Sunday death of a Belleville man who was killed in an Elizabeth motel room during an apparent robbery, Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced today.
RAHWAY – The Rahway Branch NAACP will hold a Candidates’ Night Forum on tonight to allow community members to meet the candidates seeking seats on the Board of Education.