The name Bernard Madoff will forever be associated with investment fraud. Unfortunately, Madoff is not the only bad apple involved in handling the money of trusting investors. With the softening stock market, many fraudulent investment schemes across the country have come tumbling down like a house of cards.
BRIDGEWATER – As New Jerseyans clean up from the recent Nor’Easter, Allstate New Jersey Insurance Company (Allstate New Jersey) suggests some tips to help protect you and your property from unscrupulous contractors.
EDISON—Jewish Family & Vocational Service of Middlesex County recently announced that caregivers now have another resource for assistance with the responsibilities for their loved ones.
CLARK – The American Cancer Society urges local companies to help support the fight against cancer in the community by becoming a sponsor of Relay For Life of Clark.
RAHWAY—After reading a story about a vision impaired character, fifth grade students at Grover Cleveland School had “eye-opening” experiences.
RAHWAY—Students at Franklin School in Alicia Scipioni’s second grade class worked with Kean University intern Patricia Keane on exploring capacity. The students explored relationships among units of capacity and identified equivalent measures of capacity.
FORT KNOX, Ky.—Marine Corps Reserve Capt. Scott T. Jones has graduated from the Army Basic Officer Leader Course III, designed to ensure a tough, standardized, small-unit leadership experience for officers.
…and fun, oh my, at the Salt Brook Elementary School in New Providence. Naturalists from Union County’s Trailside Nature and Science Center recently visited second graders at the borough elementary school to talk to them about reptiles.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. – Senior centerfielder Allison Lizzi was a perfect 6-of-6 with five RBI and pitchers Cassie Shotwell and Courtney Smyth earned complete game victories for the second straight day to lead the Kean University softball team to wins over Framingham State College (4-1) and McDaniel College (3-2) at the Rebel Spring Games on Wednesday.
KISSIMMEE, Fla. – Senior Allison Lizzi drove in six runs and pitchers Cassie Shotwell and Courtney Smyth each allowed no earned runs, as the Cougars defeated Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts (8-0) and Millikin University (6-1) at the Rebel Spring Games on Tuesday afternoon.
UNION – Senior C.J. Gannon (Morris Plains) scored six goals to lead the Kean University men’s lacrosse team to a 14-2 win over Mount Ida College in wet and windy conditions on Saturday afternoon.
Punta Gorda, Fla.– Senior Nick Cesare (South Plainfield) tossed eight scoreless innings as #10 Kean defeated Kenyon College, 18-1, Tuesday afternoon in their conclusion of the 2010 Snowbird Baseball Classic.
SOUTH ORANGE – Bobby Gonzalez will not return as head coach of the Seton Hall men’s basketball team, school officials announced today. A national search for a replacement will begin immediately.