MARTINSVILLE—One-hundred-nineteen Pingry students have won awards in the 2012 National Latin Exam, which promotes the study of Latin and encourages students to experience a sense of accomplishment. Of the 148,000 students from all 50 states and 13 foreign countries who took the exam, 235 of them are students in Grades 7 to 12 at The Pingry School.
SCRANTON, Pa. — Nearly 900 University of Scranton students were conferred bachelor’s degrees at its undergraduate commencement on May 27 at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre.
PITTSBURGH, Pa. — Jennifer A Gardner of Clark graduated from Chatham University in Pittsburgh, Pa. on May 21, during the 2012 Commencement Ceremony held at the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall in Pittsburgh, Pa. Gardner graduated with a Doctor of Occupational Therapy.
PLAINFIELD — Two brothers from Plainfield were arrested and charged yesterday with the May 10 shooting death of a city man, Union County First Assistant Prosecutor Albert Cernadas, Jr. announced. The arrests followed an intense investigation by the Union County Homicide Task Force.
PERTH AMBOY – The Perth Amboy Police Department announced today that a woman who had been reported missing this week was located in Manhattan, New York.
TRENTON – A measure sponsored by Senator M. Teresa Ruiz (D-Essex) respectfully requesting that Major League Baseball retire the number 21 in honor of baseball legend Roberto Clemente was approved unanimously yesterday by the full Senate.