SCOTCH PLAINS – The Union Catholic High School Project Haiti Club has been selected to receive a 2011 New Jersey Governor’s Jefferson Award for Outstanding Youth Service in the Peace and Justice category.
CARTERET — The Carteret Public Library will offer extended hours of operation beginning Monday, May 9 through Thursday, May 12 and Monday, May 16 through Thursday, May 19, from 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
UNION – The Senior Department of the YM-YWHA of Union County is planning a Spring Fling luncheon on Wednesday, May 18, at 11:30 a.m.
PERTH AMBOY — John Kasztelan, a fourth grade student from Perth Amboy Catholic School, was a finalist and winner in the Middlesex County Water Company Photography Contest.
LOCK HAVEN, Pa. — Pa.tricia Niziolek of Elizabeth, was one of the sixty-six students in the Lock Haven University Physician Assistant Program who donned their white coats for the first time during the White Coat Ceremony on April 29.
NEW BRUNSWICK — Kerry Dyke and Melisa Ayllon of Perth Amboy Catholic School were selected as winners of the 2011 Law Day Creative Expression Contest that was held on May 3 at the Middlesex County Superior Court in New Brunswick.
LATHAM, N.Y. — Major General Patrick A. Murphy, The Adjutant General for the State of New York, recently announced the promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.
LINDEN – Infineum USA L.P. celebrated the national “Take Our Children To Work Day” by hosting “Youth Day 2011” for the children of employees that work in the two Linden facilities. The purpose of the day is to share with the children the various work activities in which Infineum employees are engaged.
TRENTON – Attorney General Paula T. Dow announced substantial revisions to the Attorney General’s Internal Affairs Policy & Procedures to ensure that complaints against law enforcement officers in New Jersey are thoroughly investigated and that individual cases of misconduct and potential patterns of abuse are appropriately addressed.