NEWARK – Former New York Mets infielder Argenis Reyes had three hits and scored two runs and former Newark Bears pitcher Chris Vasami pitched 5 1/3 scoreless innings against his former team, leading the New Jersey Jackals to a 4-0 victory over the Bears Wednesday afternoon at Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium.
EAST BRUNSWICK — Looking for some bargains? Middlesex County 4-H will hold a summer yard sale on Saturday, June 25 (raindate: June 26) from 8 a.m.-2 p.m., at the 4-H Center, 645 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick.
PERTH AMBOY – The city is accepting applications for a volunteer position on the Housing Authority Board.
Josephine Loretta Garron (Allen), 82, passed away on June 6.
EDISON — Ali Reza of Carteret, a freshman at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School, recently received a certificate from Investment Club advisor Jo O’Connell at morning meeting.
CRANFORD — The following courses are being offered through Union County College’s Division of Economic Development and Continuing Education, on the College’s Cranford campus at 1033 Springfield Avenue. For more information on any course or to register, call 1-908-709-7600.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The National Peace Corps Association (NPCA), the nation’s leading 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization supporting Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (RPCVs) and the Peace Corps community, launched a worldwide essay contest with SEVEN Fund called the Enterprise Solutions to Global Poverty Essay Contest.
ELIZABETH—Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth held commencement ceremonies for its 96th graduating class Sunday, June 5. Members of the Class of 2011 are headed for Princeton, NYU, Rutgers and many other colleges and universities.
PERTH AMBOY–With summer almost here and hot weather in the forecast Raritan Bay Medical Center’s Medical Director of Emergency Services Dr. Dane Clarke provides the following tips to cope with hot weather.