NEWARK – Freshman Michelle Marabondo provided the game-winning goal for the second straight day for the Pioneers as they defeated top-seeded NYU, 2-1, to win the 2009 ECAC Women’s Soccer Metro Region Tournament title on Sunday.
NEWARK—William Paterson University scored with just 33 seconds remaining to steal a 2-1 victory from New Jersey City University in an ECAC Division III Metro Semifinal contest played in the rain on Saturday night.
WEST LONG BRANCH – Junior Jeremy Hazell (Brooklyn, N.Y.) scored a game-high 26 points and sophomore Herb Pope (Aliquippa, Pa.) had 15 points and a game-high 17 rebounds as Seton Hall defeated Monmouth, 87-72, in West Long Branch, Sunday.
UNION—In the summer of 2008, Congress approved an expansion of benefits in the G.I. Bill for military veterans serving after September 11, 2001. In August 2009, recipients became eligible for tuition support, which is based upon the highest in-state tuition charged by an educational institution.
RAHWAY — “A Season for Giving” is the theme that rings throughout the hallways at Madison Elementary School in Rahway.
CLARK—The Clark Health Department will hold its second and final H1N1 (swine flu) vaccine clinic for 2009 on Wednesday, Dec. 9, in the drama studio at Mother Seton High School, Valley Road.
Even in a tough economy, there are some bright spots. Many expensive purchases have gotten a lot less costly because of industry problems, a steep decline in consumer spending or both.
TRENTON—Department of Environmental Protection Acting Commissioner Mark N. Mauriello urged motorists to drive very carefully this season when deer are particularly active and more likely to be darting into roadways. “It’s breeding season for white-tailed deer right now, and motorists…
ELIZABETH-Here are some winter memories from William Frolich. He’s describing the aftermath of a snowstorm that dumped over two feet of snow on Elizabeth near the end of 1947.
EDISON—Middlesex County College offers students who are home on holiday break a chance to complete a full semester course in a shortened time period.
Even in a bad economy, people still reach deep into their pockets to help out those who are less fortunate, especially as the holidays approach. However, in good times or bad, it’s important to know that the money you are giving to a charity is truly being put to good use.
CLARK—The Skulski Art Gallery of the Polish Cultural Foundation in Clark will present an exhibit by Agnieszka and Darek Golen from Nov. 20 through Dec. 18.
ROSELLE – Roselle school teacher Mark Ludwig now has extra money to supplement his lesson plans with hands-on learning, thanks to a $2,016 grant from PSEG.