Hospital Offers Suggestions For Reducing Athletes’ Skin Infections

NEWARK–While team sports often bring out the best in athletes, close contact may also result in unwanted and contagious skin infections. Outbreaks of ringworm and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) have occurred at the high school, collegiate, and professional level nationwide.

Annette K. Drake, 48

Annette K. Drake (nee Kelly), age 48, of Clark, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 6, at the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, Rahway. Beloved wife for 14 years of Richard Drake.

Area Residents Named to Rider Dean’s List

LAWRENCEVILLE — Rider University’s colleges of Business Administration; Continuing Studies; Liberal Arts, Education, and Sciences; and Westminster College of the Arts have announced the names of undergraduate students who have been placed on the Dean’s List for the fall 2010 semester.