Back when Marilyn Randall was a kid, she didn’t have to send a friend request in order to become someone’s friend.
UPPER FREEHOLD – Perhaps you’ve always wanted to learn how to fish or hunt but weren’t sure how to get started. Or maybe you’ve been longing to strap on a backpack and venture onto the Appalachian Trail for a long weekend but were afraid you lacked the skills.
NEW BRUNSWICK — Vendors interested in selling their wares are invited to reserve a space for Community Service Day, which is being sponsored by New Brunswick Elks Lodge No. 324 on Sunday, Oct. 3, rain or shine.
CLARK – The Clark chapter of UNICO will hold their fourth annual Italian-American Feast during Columbus Day weekend, Oct. 8-10.
UNION – The Kean University women’s volleyball team dropped both of its matches in Saturday action at the team’s own Kean Invitational.
UNION – Junior Olivia Triano and senior Kelly Mataya each scored goals to lift the Kean University field hockey team to a 2-0 shutout over St. Joseph’s College of Maine in non-conference action on Sunday afternoon.
OLD BRIDGE – St. Thomas the Apostle Church was full on Aug. 28, as parishioners, family and friends gathered to celebrate a Mass of Thanksgiving for Deacon John J. Fitzsimmons’ 33 years of ministry.
UNION– The Kean University women’s tennis team picked up their third win of the season as they defeated New York City College of Technology, 9-0, Friday afternoon from the Alumni Stadium Tennis Courts.
ELIZABETH–Inspiration…endless possibilities…the keen pursuit of careers in science- these hopes and dreams took shape and form when the Rev. Msgr. Manuel A. Cruz, Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Newark, dedicated Benedictine Academy’s new interactive science lab on Sept. 15.
LAKEWOOD – For the second year in a row the Lakewood BlueClaws clinched the South Atlantic League Championship, beating the Greenville Drive 4-2 in Game Four Saturday evening.
JERSEY CITY– New Jersey City University junior outside hitter TABITHA JORDAN notched 12 kills in each match and senior setter ALEX JOHANESEN gave out 56 assists in seven sets as the Gothic Knights split a home tri-match on Saturday.
POMONA– Sophomore Kristen Hager scored the game-winning goal with one minute remaining in the game to lift the Kean University women’s soccer team to a 2-1 come-from-behind victory over host Richard Stockton College on Saturday afternoon.
CAMDEN – In the 2010 season finale, the Camden Riversharks defeated the Newark Bears 8-4 on Sunday evening at Campbell’s Field in Camden, New Jersey.