ELIZABETH – An Elizabeth convenience store sold a winning Jersey Cash 5 ticket worth $483,834 last week, lottery officials said.
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BOUND BROOK — The Borough of Bound Brook will host the 2011 Riverfest celebration on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., rain or shine, along Main Street in downtown Bound Brook. Produced by JC Promotions, this eighth annual community festival with free admission, which was renamed Riverfest last year, will offer festivities for the entire family.
CLARK –The Clark Public Library is hosting many free programs and special events for children, teens and adults this summer in conjunction with the One World, Many Stories summer reading program.
VILLANOVA, Pa. – Five Clark residents received undergraduate degrees from Villanova University at the 2011 Commencement Ceremony on May 15.
ELIZABETH – For almost thirty years, Union County College has been supported by the generosity of Victor M. Richel, who has served as the chair of the college’s Board of Trustees since 1996. Mr. Richel and his wife, Andrea, of Berkeley Heights, have funded two scholarships for Union County College students through the Union County College Foundation.
SCHENECTADY, N.Y. — Thais Santos of Elizabeth graduated from Union College during the 217th Commencement on June 12 on Hull Plaza.
I’m an accountant. My college degrees and CPA license are the intellectual properties that enable me to earn a living. Now suppose that I formed a corporation to deliver my services, then took my diplomas and license off my wall and placed them in a safe deposit box in a Luxembourg bank.
ELIZABETH – Two Elizabeth men have been convicted of aggravated assault for beating a motorist while his car was stopped at a city intersection in 2009, Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow said.