NEW BRUNSWICK – The New Jersey State Parent Information Resource Center, a program of Prevent Child Abuse-New Jersey, recently received a 2010 Partnership Organization Award from the National Network of Partnership Schools at Johns Hopkins University.
EDISON — George J. Lisicki, former national commander in chief of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, was named to the Middlesex County College Board of Trustees. He was appointed by the Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders.
EDISON – The Wardlaw-Hartridge School, located at 1295 Inman Avenue in North Edison, will stage its fall play, Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap” on Friday, Nov. 12, at 7:30 p.m. and on Saturday, Nov. 13, at 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in the school’s All-Purpose Room.
EAST BRUNSWICK – The application period for Simon Youth Foundation’s (SYF) Community Scholarship Program, for which area high school seniors are eligible, opened October 15.
This is the time of madness and delirium. Halloween is over, but the lunacy continues. I’m talking about one of the busiest times of the year for high school counselors and advisors, the college application season. Just because I will not need to adjust the picture on my flat screen TV doesn’t mean that I’m not in the outer limits of sanity these days.
MANCHESTER, N.H. – Southern New Hampshire University men’s basketball coach Stan Spirou announced recently that junior Tory Stapleton of Rahway and senior Cory Vejraska of Alachua, Fla. have been named team co-captains for the upcoming 2010-11 season.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Union Catholic High School humanities teacher Maryann Carolan has been selected as a 2010 Nonpublic Teacher of the Year Finalist by the New Jersey Council for Private Education (NJ CAPE) and the New Jersey Department of Education Advisory Committee for Non-public Schools.
JERSEY CITY — Jim DeAngelo, principal of Saint Peter’s Preparatory School, Jersey City, has announced that Rahway resident Daniel Kelly, a junior, attained Honor Roll status.
EDISON — Middlesex County College President Joann La Perla-Morales received a Contribution to the Community Award at the First Central Jersey Women in Business Dinner on Nov. 4.
RAHWAY — Franklin Elementary School in Rahway recently held a poster contest in honor of Red Ribbon Week. Each student made an “I have the power to be drug free” poster.