EDISON — His nickname is “Cardman,” and he has created a spectacular display at the College Center at Middlesex County College. Alex Perricone of Avenel is a card artist, and before he graduates in May, he decided to create a “card city.”
UNION COUNTY — Literacy Volunteers of Union County recently certified 25 new volunteers who will begin tutoring adult learners. The new tutors will teach basic reading skills, English as a second language as well as instruct at a special G.E.D. test preparation class.
CLARK – The Irish Business Association (IBA) recently donated $500 to David Janovsky, a New Jersey youth who will be competing in the 2011 World Championship of Dance, or Oireachtas Rince Na Cruinne, in Dublin, Ireland, April 17-23.
GREAT LAKES, Ill. — Navy Seaman Apprentice James J. Kane, son of Rita M. and James J. Kane of Metuchen, was recently promoted to his current rank upon graduation from recruit training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
WINFIELD PARK – Vincent LaRocca, a resident of Winfield Park and senior at Union Catholic High School in Scotch Plains, has been accepted to the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md.
CLARK – The township offers a variety of recreational programs for residents of all ages.
CLARK — During the month of April, the Clark Health Department will be accepting donations of cleaning items (handi-wipes, sponges, detergent, dish soap, brillo, cleanser, air fresheners, bleach etc.) Items may be dropped off in Room 18 at the Clark Municipal Building, 430 Westfield Avenue, between 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Air Force Airman Kevin G. Giardinieri graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
ITHACA, N.Y. — Alexandra Berglund, Daughter of Theodore and Joann Berglund of Elizabeth, was named to the Dean’s List at Ithaca College’s School of Humanities and Sciences for the fall 2010 semester.