PERTH AMBOY – The city’s Police Department, in collaboration with the Office on Aging, will allow Perth Amboy seniors to get a unique perspective on law enforcement.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Art work from professional and non-professional Middlesex County artists over age 60, who participated in the New Jersey Senior Citizens Art Show, is currently on display at Meadows Lakes at 300 Meadow Lakes in East Windsor.
MARTINSVILLE—Thirty-seven Pingry seniors are recognized for exceptional academic promise as Commended Students in the 2011 National Merit Scholarship Program.
STATE – The Stuttering Foundation has many resources for teachers so they can help a student who stutters. Teachers who take the time to learn how to react to stuttering can be an asset to that student’s having a good learning experience in the classroom and being a participant in the class.
RAHWAY — The Rahway High School Marching Band finished in fourth place at the United States Scholastic Band Association competition held on Saturday, Oct. 2 at the new Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford.
LINDEN — The Kiwanis Club of Linden held a special dinner at III Amici Ristorante on October 1st, to install new club officers for 2010-2011, and to honor two members for their dedicated service to the club and the community.
RAHWAY — The students in Dawn Vollero’s first grade class at Grover Cleveland Elementary School in Rahway recently explored the different math manipulatives in math centers.
WOODBRIDGE – Councilman Greg Bedard, who represented the Avenel and Port Reading sections of the township, resigned his seat last Wednesday. The Democrat cited family and work as the reasons for the move.
NEW BRUNSWICK – The Middlesex County Public Health Department is reporting that a raccoon tested positive for rabies in New Brunswick, in the vicinity of College Farm Road and Poultry Lane on Rutgers University.