SOUTH AMBOY — The Old Bridge Sayreville Rotary is hosting a “Beer‘n Brats Oktoberfest” to benefit area veteran programs. The event will take place on Friday, Oct. 28 starting at 6:30 p.m., at Sacred Heart Memorial Hall, Main Street and Washington Avenue in South Amboy.
STATE – More than $81.5 million in federal disaster assistance is helping fund the ways New Jerseyans are recovering from Hurricane Irene, officials said yesterday.
CLARK – Students at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School in Clark recently participated in their annual Welcome Back to School Assembly that included an inspirational memorial service to honor the heroes of 9/11.
CRANFORD – Union County College is working to raise money for the National Foundation for Cancer Research with a “Kick it to Cancer” sneaker sale.
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EDISON — Officials of the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names of approximately 16,000 semifinalists in the 57th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Aneesa Sonawalla of Edison, a senior at the Wardlaw-Hartridge School, has earned the status of semifinalist and remains in the running to be a winner of a $2,500 scholarship.
EDISON – The 2011-2012 school year at Wardlaw-Hartridge kicked off with the 129th Convocation Ceremony in Laidlaw Gym on Thursday, Sept. 8.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – The Middlesex County Board of Elections is encouraging residents who have recently moved, changed their name or are new residents in Middlesex County to check their personal voter information by visiting the State Division of Elections web site.
CLARK – United Way of Greater Union County (UWGUC) kicked off its 2011-2012 annual campaign during New Jersey Family Day at the 14th Annual Union County Fair featuring MusicFest on Sunday, Sept. 18.