4-H Open House Planned

EAST BRUNSWICK — Middlesex County 4-H will hold an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 3 at the 4-H Center on the corner of Cranbury and Fern Roads in East Brunswick. The program offers learning and fun for youth in a variety of project areas from animals, to dance, to leadership.

Communities Recover With Army Corps Stimulus Money

STATE — Last year, Donald Applegate, a Middlesex County resident, was unemployed and heard that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers was using American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds or stimulus money to hire local people to work on hazardous waste site clean-up projects throughout New Jersey.

Erezuma’s Career High Not Enough As Newark Sweeps NJCU Women’s Volleyball

NEWARK — New Jersey City University sophomore middle hitter BRITTANY EREZUMA (Kearny, NJ/Kearny) notched a match-high and career-best 10 kills but it wasn’t enough as Rutgers-Newark swept a New Jersey Athletic Conference match from the Gothic Knights, 25-19, 25-17, 25-19, on Thursday night at The Golden Dome.

Plainfield Teen Attends Journalism Conference

EDISON — From July 27 to August 8, Lian Cancryn of Plainfield, a junior at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison, attended the National Student Leadership Conference on Journalism and Mass Communications at the University of California at Berkeley.

Edison Teen Completes Pre-Medical Program

EDISON – Kush Mody, a sophomore at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison, was the only high school student among pre-medical students to complete the Introduction to Clinical Medicine Program for Pre-Medical Students at St. Michael’s Medical Center in Newark.