CAMDEN – For the third straight match, sophomore Tiago Goetzke pushed Kean to victory with the game-winning goal, this time with a 2-1 victory over Rutgers-Camden on Saturday evening.
UNION – The Kean University field hockey team posted their sixth win of the season as they shutout visiting Mercy College, 2-0, Saturday afternoon at Kean Alumni Stadium.
GLASSBORO — New Jersey City University outshot Rowan University 5-3 in the first half but trailed 1-0, and the nationally-ranked Profs added two second half goals en route to a 3-0 victory in a New Jersey Athletic Conference women’s soccer game on Saturday night.
JERSEY CITY — Sophomore midfielder GABRIEL AVANS (Roselle Park, NJ/Union Catholic) punched in the rebound of a shot by sophomore forward J.P. ROSERO (Jersey City, NJ/St. Benedict’s Prep) on a 3-on-0 breakaway in the 60th minute and New Jersey City University’s defense did the rest, limiting Rowan University to four shots on goal as the Gothic Knights defeated Rowan for the fifth time in six meetings since 2006.
NEW YORK, N.Y. — New Jersey City University junior outside hitter TABITHA JORDAN (West New York, NJ/Memorial) recorded her 13th career double-double with a match-best 17 kills, 12 digs and six aces as the Gothic Knights defeated John Jay College for the 17th consecutive time since 1995, sweeping the Bloodhounds, 3-0 (25-16, 25-17, 28-26) in a non-conference match on Friday night at the Doghouse.
HAMILTON — Fifty-two percent of drivers said they feel less safe on the roads now than they did five years ago, according to the third-annual 2010 Traffic Safety Culture Index just released by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.
TRENTON – Bipartisan legislation sponsored by Senators Sean Kean and Bob Gordon that would ban the construction of liquefied natural gas (LNG) transfer stations off the coast of New Jersey cleared the Senate Environment and Energy Committee last week.
TRENTON – While Gov. Chris Christie was making an out-of-state trip last week, Acting Governor Kim Guadagno signed Executive Order No. 41 to establish an ongoing bi-partisan Red Tape Review Commission, continuing the administration’s efforts to streamline state government and spur economic activity.
TRENTON– The Christie Administration announced last week that New Jersey will receive $112 million in federal funding for anti-foreclosure assistance to help struggling homeowners.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Middlesex County’s annual auction of cars, heavy equipment, jewelry and office and computer supplies will start at 9 a.m. Monday, Sept. 27. Auctioning begins at 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 3.
TRENTON — A bill sponsored by Senate Republican Leader Tom Kean that expands New Jersey’s Human Trafficking law was unanimously passed by the Senate Judiciary Committee last week.
RAHWAY– The Union County Performing Arts Center is looking for volunteers who want to give back to the arts in their community.
RAHWAY — The Rahway Police Department will be hosting an open Neighborhood Watch meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 28, at 7 p.m. in the Rahway City Hall Council Chambers.