EDISON — Kenneth Vercammen of Edison and John Menzel of Pt. Pleasant were included in the 2011 “Super Lawyers” list published by Thomson Reuters and New Jersey Monthly.
EATONTOWN – Big Brothers Big Sisters of Monmouth & Middlesex Counties recently announced the addition of five new board members.
RAHWAY — Students at Franklin School in Rahway recently held an eyeglass donation drive. They collected 105 pairs of used or broken eyeglasses that will be sent to the New Jersey Lions Club.
CLARK — The Gran Centurion Scholarship Fund is sponsoring a bus trip to the Sands Casino in Bethlehem, Pa. on Monday, May 2.
RAHWAY – The Rahway Girl Scouts are holding a pasta dinner on Friday, April 8, from 5-7:30 p.m. at the American Legion on Maple Avenue, Rahway.
STATE – More than half of New Jersey voters believe that Gov. Chris Christie is doing a good job, according to a newly-released poll by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s PublicMind. Fifty-one percent approve of the way Christie is doing his job, while 41 percent disapprove.
PERTH AMBOY — Melvin Ramos, who was a top aide to former Mayor Joe Vas, said that Dianne Roman sent municipal employees to do her personal shopping and deliver goods to her home after using a city charge card to pay for the groceries.
LINDEN – On Monday, April 4, Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno presented a $25,000 check to benefit Linden’s fire department and other first responders.
ELIZABETH–United Way of Greater Union County is promoting National Volunteer Week, April 10 – April 16, which celebrates ordinary people doing extraordinary things to improve their communities.