CLARK – Several veterans recently visited Valley Road School in Clark for a service to commemorate Memorial Day and the sacrifices of all whom served in the armed forces.
WORCESTER, Mass. — Theresa Renna of Clark, a freshman majoring in biology and biotechnology, was named to Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s Dean’s List for academic excellence for the spring 2011 semester.
PLAINFIELD/SCOTCH PLAINS — On Saturday, May 21, Homefirst Interfaith Housing & Family Services held its second annual Spring Planting Celebration at the organization’s community gardens in Scotch Plains and Plainfield.
GREAT LAKES, Ill. — Navy Seaman Daniel J. Cahillane, a 2004 graduate of Saint Joseph High School, Edison, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
LINDEN – In 1991, United Way of Greater Union County formed a partnership with Linden High School to form Youth for United Way, whose mission, through service-learning, offered students a unique opportunity to involve themselves with community service projects.
NEW BRUNSWICK – Efforts to adapt tobacco cessation efforts to the unique needs of South Asians living in the United States may receive a boost from what is believed to be a first-of-its-kind study.
CLARK — The Saint John the Apostle School Choir, in Clark, recently received a “superior” rating and came in first place in the Music in the Parks Festival held in Bethlehem, Pa.
WEST TRENTON – A Tornado Watch is in effect for all but extreme southern New Jersey from now until 8 p.m. tonight. The New Jersey Office of Emergency Management is monitoring the potential for severe weather conditions statewide, along with the National Weather Service.
TRENTON – Democrats are criticizing Gov. Chris Christie for using a State Police helicopter to travel to his son’s baseball game and to return to meet with political donors.