UNION – Sophomore Nick Angrisani scored three goals and added an assist as top-seeded Kean University captured its first ECAC championship in 15 years with an 11-7 win over No. 3 Richard Stockton in the Division III Mid-Atlantic Men’s Lacrosse Championship on Sunday.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Senior pitcher Cassie Shotwell fired a three-hit shutout to lead third-seeded Kean to a 2-0 win over second-seeded Moravian in game 10 at the Providence Regional of the 2010 NCAA Div. III Softball Tournament.
LINDEN – A handgun was among the items reported stolen in a residential burglary on Caroline Avenue last week, Linden police said.
RAHWAY — Republican Candidate for Mayor Patrick Cassio and City Council At Large candidate Kevin Retcho greeted people at Hot Rods and Harleys Day in the downtown Rahway on Saturday.
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. – The Kean University baseball team concluded regular season play with a doubleheader blanking of Farmingdale State College by the finals of 5-0 and 12-0, Friday evening.
YORK, Pa. – The Newark Bears defeated the York Revolution 8-4 on Sunday afternoon Sovereign Bank Stadium in York, Pennsylvania.
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Nick Hernandez finished four outs shy of a no-hitter as Lakewood rolled to their fourth straight win, 9-1 over Greensboro on Sunday afternoon.
TRENTON – Legislation to create a next-of-kin registry to be utilized to notify family when a loved one is incapacitated in a serious accident was released Thursday from an Assembly committee.
STATE — The Social Security Administration recently announced the most popular baby names in New Jersey for 2009.
EDISON – The Township of Edison passed a unanimous resolution last week, calling for the federal government and military to take control of containing and cleaning up the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
EDISON – The Edison Municipal Council will meet at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 19, in the Council Chambers of the Municipal Complex, 100 Municipal Boulevard, to vote on a resolution regarding the Board of Education budget.
TRENTON – Legislation designed to help laid off firefighters is advancing in the Senate.
TRENTON – Legislation to toughen penalties for airport security breaches was released Thursday by an Assembly committee.