LINDEN — Friends of Linden Animal Shelter is teeming with cats! Adventuresome adolescents, captivating young adults, and mature comfort-seekers…cats of all ages and personality types await their second chance for love.
PERTH AMBOY – Raritan Bay Medical Center recently announced a number of community and educational events to be held in June.
QUINCY, Mass. – According to a new study, Home Structure Fires, from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), home fires account for 92 percent of fire deaths that occur in structures. These fires cause an average of 2,840 civilian deaths each year.
The average tax refund has increased by approximately 10 percent in 2010 as more Americans have qualified for tax breaks under the economic stimulus acts.
RAHWAY — On Tuesday, May 25, students from Franklin School in Rahway gathered to celebrate Multicultural Night. Families brought a dish of food from their country, allowing all in attendance to “taste their culture.”
CLARK — Through Memorial Day, East Coast Conditioning leads the Clark Men’s Softball League with a 9-1 record.
ROSELLE — Elizabeth Murphy’s 10th grade US History class from Abraham Clark High School in Roselle visited the National Great Blacks in Wax Museum in Baltimore on May 5.
CLARK – Arthur L. Johnson High School announced its Student of the Month, Teacher of the Month and Crusader Award winners for May last week.
ELIZABETH—Members of Benedictine Academy’s Class of 2010 were officially inducted into the school’s Alumnae Association at a ceremony held May 26 in the Benedictine Sisters’ St. Walburga Monastery Church in Elizabeth.
NEWARK – Jarrett Santos scattered six hits over six shutout innings, and Brian McFall knocked in three runs, two coming on a two-run homer in the eighth inning, leading the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs to an 8-3 victory over the Newark Bears on Memorial Day at Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium.
RAHWAY — Darius Briggs, a second grade student in Dyan McMillen’s class at Roosevelt School in Rahway, looks at his mealworm as the class learns about the lifecycle of the invertebrate.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. — U.S. Navy Ensign Thomas J. Callahan Jr., son of Thomas and Jean Callahan of Linden, graduated from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. on May 28 and was commissioned as an Officer in the U.S. Navy.
DELMARVA, MD – The Lakewood BlueClaws scored six runs in the sixth, and five more in the eighth en route to a 14-3 Memorial Day shellacking of the Delmarva Shorebirds.