UNION COUNTY–If you ask Marc Grobman why he volunteers for Bio-Blitz every year, his answer is pretty simple.
SPRINGFIELD — The Springfield Free Public Library is offering an opportunity for amateur photographers of all ages to win prizes, exhibit their work, and become a part of Springfield’s history. The theme of the contest is “Springfield at Work and Play”.
If anyone is interested in reading more from Robert E. Purdue, Jr. book “Behind the Lines in Greece -The Story of OSS Operational Group II” mentioned in my May 28 column you can log onto www.robertperdue.com.
SCOTCH PLAINS—Willow Grove Presbyterian Church in Scotch Plains will offer a free course of meditation exercises known as Medical QiGong on Saturday, June 5, from 10:30 a.m. to noon.
CLARK — St. Agnes Middle School students spent the month of May preparing to follow the yellow brick road. With the guidance and instruction of music teacher, Tom Nichuck, middle school teacher Jane Burns and her daughter Colleen Burns, they put on a spectacular production.
LINDEN – Infineum USA L.P. was recently honored for the extraordinary support the company provides to employees who serve in the NJ National Guard and Reserve.
NEWARK- James Cooper led off the bottom of the first inning with a home run and Daryle Ward later delivered a two-run double, spearheading a three-run rally that carried the Newark Bears to a 4-2 victory over the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs Thursday night at Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium.
LINDEN – On May 21, Mayor Richard J. Gerbounka, Jefferson Park ministries of Elizabeth and the Linden-based non-profit organization Alpha Community Services joined one another to rename one of the city’s major streets.
EDISON — Saheela Ibraheem of Piscataway, a junior at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison, has been awarded the Rensselaer Medal. Saheela is the daughter of Dr. Sarafa Ibraheem and Mrs. Shakirat Ibraheem.
HAGERSTOWN, MD – The Hagerstown Suns jumped on the visiting BlueClaws early Thursday night, cruising to a 7- 2 win.
KEENE, N.H. — Keene State College has released the Dean’s List for the spring semester 2010. Among the 1,563 students named to the Dean’s List is Adam Reszko of Clark.
CARLISLE, Pa. – Mary Kathleen Flannery, daughter of David Flannery of Santa Rosa Beach, Fla., and Mary Flannery of Plainfield, graduated cum laude from Dickinson College on May 23 with a BA in English.
EDISON — The Investment Club at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison participated this year in a Virtual Stock Exchange game. Each player “invested” $100,000.