PHOENIX, Ariz. – Metuchen native Marqus Blakely, the 2010 College Slam Dunk Champion, is part of the 2010 draft class of the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters basketball team.
TRENTON – Legislation to require background checks for school volunteers is advancing in the Assembly.
NEWARK — The New Jersey Performing Arts Center raises the curtain on an exciting, expanded 2010-11 season on Sept. 22, when classical piano superstar Lang Lang returns to NJPAC’s Prudential Hall stage.
When you leave a job – whether due to layoff or for any reason – you are often faced with a decision about your 401 (k) or other retirement plans.
TRENTON – The New Jersey State Library and local libraries from across the state have partnered with the New Jersey Sports & Exposition Authority to encourage readers the opportunity to win tickets to IZOD Center events by logging in the books they read at www.njlibrarychampions.org.
If the economic mess was a disobedient child, at least one expert would recommend a spoonful of castor oil and a good old fashioned whack on the behind to set him straight.
RAHWAY — On Thursday, June 24 at 7 p.m., the Rahway Public Library will host a local author for a book signing and discussion.
HIGHLAND PARK – Random Acts of Fun, three nights of events in Highland Park, begins Thursday.
NEW BRUNSWICK – New Jersey Blood Services, a division of the New York Blood Center, is scheduled to hold more than 30 blood drives between now and July 18 as part of Music Saves Lives, a youth culture program of music, entertainment and lifesaving causes.
WALDORF, Md. – The Southern Maryland Blue Crabs defeated the Newark Bears 3-2 in the series opener on Tuesday night in Waldorf, Maryland.
WATERVILLE, Maine — Valeria Dominguez of Elizabeth a member of the Class of 2010 at Colby College in Waterville, Maine, was named to the dean’s list for her outstanding academic achievement during the spring semester of the 2009-10 year.
LINDEN — Mayor Richard J. Gerbounka and the City Council were recently presented with the Tree City USA® award by Linden Shade Tree Commission Chairman, Jeffrey A. Tandul, LLA, ASLA, M.Arch.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Union Catholic High School announced that 34 students have attained national recognition for excellent performance on the 2010 National Spanish Examination. The students earned a total of four gold, 10 silver and nine bronze medals along with 11 honorable mentions.