COLUMBIA, S.C. — Army Pvt. Wali N. Downey has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
MANCHESTER, N.H. – Southern New Hampshire University men’s basketball coach Stan Spirou announced recently that junior Tory Stapleton of Rahway and senior Cory Vejraska of Alachua, Fla. have been named team co-captains for the upcoming 2010-11 season.
ISELIN – Indus American Bank recently received the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) District Director’s Award as a Breakthrough Lender of the Year in the state of New Jersey.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Union Catholic High School humanities teacher Maryann Carolan has been selected as a 2010 Nonpublic Teacher of the Year Finalist by the New Jersey Council for Private Education (NJ CAPE) and the New Jersey Department of Education Advisory Committee for Non-public Schools.
JERSEY CITY — Jim DeAngelo, principal of Saint Peter’s Preparatory School, Jersey City, has announced that Rahway resident Daniel Kelly, a junior, attained Honor Roll status.
CRANFORD— The Friends of the Cranford Public Library will present an evening of music by the Bloomfield Mandolin Orchestra on Monday, Nov. 8, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue.
STATE – FreshDirect, a leading online grocer, announced the addition of 29 new communities in New Jersey’s Essex and Union counties over the next two months to its roster, tripling its presence in the state.
EDISON — Middlesex County College President Joann La Perla-Morales received a Contribution to the Community Award at the First Central Jersey Women in Business Dinner on Nov. 4.
CENTERVILLE, Mass. — New Jersey City University junior goalkeeper Laura Robinson of Edison has added another weekly award to her resume after a strong performance over a three-game stretch from Oct. 25-31.