CHERRY HILL – This year 96 girls from the Girl Scouts of Central & Southern NJ have earned the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest award a girl can earn in Girl Scouting.
EDISON — Curling (throw at target), Bobsledding, Ski Jump (high jump), Hockey (dribbling), Snow Boarding (water buckets), Speed Skating (50 yard dash) and Sack Races were some of the energizing activities Lower School students enjoyed during Field Day Olympics on Friday, May 28 at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Air National Guard Airman Richard A. Rodriguez graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
NEWARK – Shaun Cumberland had three hits and had three RBI, pacing a 12-hit attack, as the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs defeated the Newark Bears, 9-5, in a special matinee contest Tuesday at Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium.
ELIZABETH — Eight graduating seniors from Elizabeth High School received a total of $17,000 in scholarships from the Albert and Louise Davis Scholarship Fund of the Rotary Club of Elizabeth during a Club meeting held recently at the Renaissance by Marriott Hotel, Elizabeth.
RAHWAY – The N.J. Oral Cancer Walkathon, sponsored by RWJUH at Rahway, was held in Rahway River Park last month. Over 100 people participated in the walkathon raising money to help needy people who require surgical treatment for oral cancer.
SCRANTON, Pa. — The University of Scranton conferred more than 630 master’s degrees and 37 doctoral degrees at its post-baccalaureate commencement ceremony in the Byron Recreation Complex on campus on May 29.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Air Force Airman 1st Class Maria D. Bencosme graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
EDISON — The amphitheater at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School was filled to capacity with members from the school community on the evening of May 25 who turned out to hear Upper School students perform during The First Annual Cookin’ Cabaret.
With New Jersey’s unprecedented budget deficit, Governor Chris Christie is proposing unprecedented spending cuts. But cutting and possibly phasing out the Payment in Lieu of Taxes program breaks trust with the public and will discourage towns from protecting their critical open spaces and natural lands.
OLD BRIDGE — Police arrested a Monmouth County man on charges of sexually assaulting a 7-year-old girl in Old Bridge, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Old Bridge Police Chief Thomas H. Collow announced today.
ELIZABETH — Less than 24 hours after a double homicide occurred in the city of Elizabeth, members of the Union County Homicide Task Force arrested a suspect, according to Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
NEWARK— That morning cup of coffee seems like a boost to the metabolism, but it can be the precursor to a caffeine overdose. While a limited amount of caffeine may have its benefits, excess consumption can produce serious side effects.