NEW PROVIDENCE–Union County residents can get rid of household special waste, mercury thermometers and thermostats, propane tanks, and automobile tires in an environmentally safe manner on June 12 in New Providence.
SPRINGFIELD — The AAA New Jersey Automobile Club reminds parents, grandparents and caregivers to keep children seated, safe and secure when riding in motor vehicles.
Now might be the perfect time to clean out your closets and garage. If you give your gently used clothing and household items to charitable organizations, the New Jersey State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA) advises you don’t discard potentially valuable tax deductions with your donation:
SPRINGFIELD- Nina-Claire Gallant’s new watercolor series “Faces (MMX)” will be on display at the Donald B. Palmer Museum at the Springfield Free Public Library from June 14 to July 22.
“Drill, drill, drill, but don’t spill, spill, spill” is songwriter and humorist Brent Burns’ response to the BP oil spill. Doing what he does best, Burns has made a scathing indictment of the oil giant in his song and music video, “Drill, Drill, Drill.”
Dance Presentation • June 12 at 1 p.m. – The Carteret Public Library, 100 Cooke Ave., will hose award-winning dancer Guru Ramya Ramnarayan as she offers an interactive presentation about the ancient classical dance Bharatanatyam. For info, call 1-732-541-3830.
MADISON — Drew University student Jonathan Ortiz of Rahway has been named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2010 semester. In order to qualify for the Dean’s List, students must earn a grade point average of 3.4 or above, which is equivalent to a B+ or better.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS — Runnells Specialized Hospital of Union County in Berkeley Heights recently held a bowling tournament for the facility’s residents with the assistance of volunteers from Chubb.
LODI – At Felician College’s forty-sixth annual commencement exercises held on Sunday, May 23, two local residents who are graduates of the class of 2010 received awards.
NEW YORK, N.Y. — Over 3,600 Pace University students graduated in four ceremonies in May. Influential leaders in environmental affairs, financial media, corporate information technology, and the psychology of women and gender studies were this year’s commencement speakers at Pace University.
ELIZABETH — The New Jersey Alliance for Children, Youth and Families honored Darryl Jackson, Education Specialist at Community Access Unlimited, as Child Care Worker of the Year at the organization’s annual conference at Rutgers University, New Brunswick.
EDISON — The following students were named to the Dean’s list for the spring 2010 semester at Middlesex County College:
WALDORF, Md. – The Southern Maryland Blue Crabs defeated the Newark Bears 4-1 on Thursday night at Regency Furniture Stadium in Waldorf, Maryland. The Blue Crabs took the series two games to one.