Benedictine Academy’s Students in Action Team displays the Gold Banner won in competition at NJPAC on April 5. The all-female Catholic college prep high school in Elizabeth received the prestigious Gold Medal for the “Jefferson Award” Regional Competition for the state of New Jersey.
COLUMBIA, S.C. — Army Reserve Pfc. Daniel Araque, son of Piedad Araque of Linden, has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
NEWARK – New Jersey teachers are encouraged to apply for funding through PSEG’s Environmental Education Grant Program, which provides funding to educators who can link their students’ understanding of math, science, computer science, and technology with an enthusiasm and appreciation for the environment.
RAHWAY — On Monday April 4, 20 students from Rahway High School went to the MetroWest Holocaust Council in Whippany to have lunch. Ordinarily this would not be an important event, but this was an opportunity for the students, along with those from two other high schools to spend time with Holocaust survivors.
POMPTON LAKES – As part of their ongoing community support, Columbia Bank is making a special effort to purchase replacement home appliances for a select group of homeowners affected by the heavy flooding that recently took place throughout northern New Jersey.
RAHWAY–In honor of National Engineers Week on March 31, teachers Tania Rojas and Pam Cook, two Rahway High School faculty members who are engineers, took a group of potential future engineers to the 13th Annual Career Day at Infineum USA LP in Linden.
WAYNESVILLE, Mo. — Army Pvt. Jeffrey E. Ferreiras, son of Silvia A. Rivera of Elizabeth, has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Leonard Wood, Waynesville, Mo.
COLUMBUS, Ga. — Army National Guard Pvt. Leonardo J. Almeida has graduated from the Infantryman One Station Unit Training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.
LINDEN — In Linden’s recent Tri-Meet with Elizabeth and Plainfield, Linden High School Track and Field Shot Put Andrew Frazier placed 1st