RAHWAY – Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway recently received a five star rating from the U.S. News & World Report’s 2011 Best Nursing Homes.
RAHWAY — Rahway Middle School students in Mrs. Tombs’ science classes practiced science safety. The eighth graders were introduced to the procedures of utilizing different lab equipment.
LINDEN — Linden School No. 1 students recently participated in a fun learning experience by having a “Vegetable Derby”. This was a cross-curricular activity and the students learned to work in teams.
GREAT LAKES, Ill. — Navy Seaman Recruit Christian N. Martinez, son of Luis O. Martinez, of Elizabeth, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
EDISON — Wardlaw-Hartridge Upper School teacher Gayle Frederick’s French IV students demonstrated the “Rousseauiste” method of teaching CPR versus modern methods.
ELIZABETH–Five Benedictine Academy students were honored recently as “Students in Action”, for “taking their initiative beyond the ordinary”. Emilie Burke of Colonia, Martha Devia of Elizabeth, Chisom Emeana of Hillside, Andrea Mendoza of Union, and Ariana Taveras of Newark, were recognized at an awards ceremony held at the Academy on Feb. 11.
EDISON — Junior Janissa Delzo of Middlesex recently became the third female basketball player and the 11th ever to reach the 1,000 point mark in her basketball career at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School.
LAWTON, Okla. — Army Pvt. Mario D. Solis graduated from the Field Artillery Automated Tactical Data Systems Specialist Advanced Individual Training course at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.
STATE — New Jersey residents joined a nationwide protest against Republicans—and some Democrats—who are campaigning to cut billions if dollars from health care, education, and science programs in the proposed federal budget on Thursday.