I recently got back from spending a few days down the Jersey shore. As a bona fide Jersey lover, I find it odd that I hardly go on vacation to our shore. My little piece of heaven is Cape Ann, Massachusetts, where huge rocks line the coast of Gloucester and twin lighthouses can be spotted offshore in the foggy distance.
RAHWAY — Fall may not be in the air quite yet, but there’s no denying it’s right around the corner and registration is now open for the first fall session of programs, classes and other activities at the Rahway Recreation Center.
CRANFORD — On Saturday, Aug. 27, at 10 a.m., the Cranford Chamber of Commerce and Mayor Dan Aschenbach will celebrate the grand opening of a new retail store.
Aug. 15 at 9:03 a.m. – Officers Marie Deering and Scott Durkin investigated a burglary at Princeton Avenue.
EDISON — Middlesex County College students taking a summer geology course built the first rain garden on campus this summer. Rain gardens are designed to soak up rain water and melted snow from roofs, walkways and roads.
WAYNESVILLE — Army Reserve Pvt. Roberto A. Roman, son of Roberto and Rafalea Roman of Plainfield, has graduated from One Station Unit Training (OSUT) at Fort Leonard Wood, Waynesville, Mo., which included basic military training and advanced individual training (AIT).
LAWTON, Okla. — Army Pvt. Michael J. McMullen, a 2010 graduate of Koinonia Academy in Plainfield, has completed from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.
HACKETTSTOWN — Three local residents will be attending Centenary College this fall:
WESTFIELD — Bamboo Shoots, a full time Mandarin-immersion school for children ages 3-6, is the first of its kind in Westfield area and features an academic, activity-based curriculum through which children acquire fluency in Mandarin and learn traditional Chinese characters.