CLARK—In a sea of bad news about the economy and the real estate market in general, a group of agents rose above and beyond expectation to stand out ahead of the pack.
ELIZABETH—Three seniors at St. Mary of the Assumption High School are recipients of the Edward J. Bloustein Distinguished Scholar Award.
MADISON— Rahway resident Auston Gabriel, a sophomore at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s College at Florham in Madison, spent eight days in New Orleans, as part of FDU’s Alternative Break service project program. At FDU, he is enrolled in the biology program.
WESTFIELD –Charlie Harder of Cranford and Anne Baker of Westfield will compete Monday, April 19 in the next level of an international public speaking competition, which culminates this summer, according to the Toastmasters of Westfield.
ITHACA, N.Y.—Junior Allison Greaney (John F. Kennedy/Iselin) has been named Empire 8 Pitcher of the week for her performance in last week’s games against Cortland and RIT.
The joys of pregnancy and motherhood can be short-lived—or non-existent—for women with postpartumdepression. An estimated 10 percent of new mothers struggle with this disorder that can be devastating for the mother, her infant, partner, and family.
The First Presbyterian Church of Metuchen supports over 30 local and worldwide charities with proceeds from our unique rummage sale. Many supporters of the rummage sale have asked, what then happens after the rummage sale, what happens after the crowds have disappeared, what happens to the clothes and knick-knacks leftover at the end of the day?
ELIZABETH – United Way of Greater Union County is promoting National Volunteer Week, April 18th- April 24.
STATE – After listening to public input at a series of hearings last month, New Jersey Transit is considering an increase of just ten percent on certain bus and light rail fares, instead of the 25 percent hike in had originally proposed.
LINDEN – A Rahway man faces charges after police discovered a stolen handgun during a Sunday night traffic stop, authorities said.
HAGERSTOWN, MD – For the fifth straight game the Lakewood BlueClaws offense would rack up ten or more hits. This time the bats would be backed up by strong pitching.
CRANFORD—The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) opened a Disaster Recovery Center today at Cranford Borough Hall, 8 Springfield Avenue, to assist individuals, households and businesses affected by the storms and flooding of mid-March.
CARTERET—The borough will receive a $500,000 grant from the Middlesex County Open Space Trust Fund to facilitate the reconstruction of Carteret’s Sullivan Field baseball facilities, Mayor Dan Reiman Middlesex County Freeholder Ronald G. Rios announced.