Sample Sale • July 1&2, 8&9, 15&16, 22&23 and 29&30 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. – The World Enterprises Showroom, 990 Raritan Rd., Clark, will hold a public sample sale with women’s & men’s apparel & swimwear, and women’s accessories. All sizes: XXS-XXL. All at below retail & clearance prices. Info: 1-732-388-4001.
ELIZABETH–Benedictine Academy, an all-female Catholic college prep high school in Elizabeth, was recognized in Washington, D.C. as the National Jefferson Award “Best New School” in 2011 for Public Volunteer Service.
ELIZABETH — At the convocation exercises of Trinitas School of Nursing held recently at Union County College, candidates from communities in New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania received their nursing pins and degrees.
CLARK — Michele Bernardo was named to the Dean’s List for the spring semester at Montclair University.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Union Catholic High School humanities teacher Kimberly Leegan has been selected to attend the 2011 Microsoft U.S. Innovative Education Forum (IEF) to be held from July 28-29on the Microsoft campus in Redmond, Wash.
PRINCETON — Andrew Brothers of Rahway, a music major, has been named to the Dean’s List for the spring 2011 semester at Westminster Choir College of Rider University.
NEW YORK , N.Y. — Over 3,600 Pace University students graduated in four ceremonies in May.
EATONTOWN — Big Brothers Big Sisters of Monmouth & Middlesex Counties (BBBSMMC) held its third annual casino night at Asbury Park Convention Hall on Friday, June 24. As over 400 guests walked through the doors of Convention Hall, they were overwhelmed by the dramatic transformation of this legendary venue into a true casino.
I’ve lived in the heartland for more than two decades. And I can tell you that there’s nothing like a sultry July night at the local ballpark, rooting for the home team, eating hot dogs and quaffing beer, watching fireworks viewed from damp, warm infield grass.