May 4 at 3:55 p.m. – Officers Gary Hickman and Pete Kozak arrested Javier Romero, 37, and Victor Romero, 38, both of Elizabeth, for shoplifting from Home Depot, 701 West Edgar Road.
SCOTCH PLAINS – On May 4, the junior and senior students of Union Catholic were provided with information on the dangers of substance abuse and driving under the influence.
EWING– Senior Sarah Lyon won the discus throw at the New Jersey Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships at The College of New Jersey on Saturday afternoon to lead the men’s and women’s track and field teams.
LINDEN — Students in Linden’s public schools celebrated Cinco de Mayo last week.
EDISON — The Visual, Performing and Media Arts Department at Middlesex County College is holding its annual exhibition of student work through May 28 in the Studio Theatre on the Edison campus.
EDISON – Second grader Ariya Blow and her sister, Anjali, a third grader, received the highest award granted, “The Award of Excellence,” after competing in the New Jersey Orators, Inc. public speaking competition on Saturday, May 1.
NEWARK – The Newark Bears defeated the York Revolution 6-5 on Sunday afternoon at Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium.
CLARK — Strength N Fitness Club is atop the standings in the Clark Men’s Softball League with a perfect 5-0 record.
LAKEWOOD – Sunday was supposed to be a day off for BlueClaws shortstop Jonathan Villar.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — More than three million Americans stutter, with children ages 2 to 5 affected most. Nearly 5 percent of all children go through some period of stuttering. But help for those who stutter is available.
WATCHUNG — Girl Scouts Heart of New Jersey is currently taking registrations for the Geek Squad Summer Academy, an exclusive program offered by Best Buy’s Geek Squad Agents.
CLARK — Clark Public Library has expanded its download collection with the addition of eBooks at www.clarklibrary.org. From the comfort of home, cardholders can browse the collection, check out, and download eBooks anytime, anywhere.
SOUTH AMBOY-In honor of National Police Week, May 9-15.