WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. high school student team competing in the 41st International Chemistry Olympiad won one gold and three silver medals at the event held July 18-26 in Cambridge, England. The students, from Georgia, Indiana, New Jersey and New York, competed against more than 250 students from 65 countries.
WESTFIELD—Two of Union County 4-H’s most popular youth clubs—Archery and Living History—are seeking adult volunteer advisors.
PHILADELPHIA, Pa.—The following local residents have been named to the spring 2009 Dean’s List at University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.
WESTFIELD – Do you think your pasta sauce is the best? Do you want to help raise money to fight cancer?
WESTFIELD—Toastmasters of Westfield, the area’s premier public speaking club, is pleased to announce a new slate of officers for the club’s 2009-2010 year, as well as their special “Kids Night” meeting Aug. 6.
WESTFIELD—Sisters Maura and Mikela Shields, of Fords joined Verizon Wireless Store Manager Robert Ehmann and area residents for a live Radio Disney remote at the company’s Communications Store on North Avenue in Westfield on Saturday, July 11.
ELIZABETH – The Union County Clerk has warned owners of commercial and residential property in the county to beware of people who offer to sell them a certified copy of the deed to their property. Some of these companies are targeting non-English-speaking homeowners.
WESTFIELD—Lee McDermott Schaefer of Westfield has joined CONTACT We Care, New Jersey’s 24-hour crisis hotline, as the new part-time operations director. She will be managing the agency’s administrative office and assist with fundraising.
GETTYSBURG, Pa.—Several local students have been placed on the Deans’ Honor List at Gettysburg College for outstanding academic achievement in the spring 2009 semester.
RAHWAY – The Colonia All-Stars defeated the Westfield Blue Devils to win the 9U bracket championship at the third annual “Battle at Spanktown” Little League Baseball tournament conducted by the Rahway Police Athletic League. The tournament got underway on June…