PERTH AMBOY—Cadet Joey Collado graduated from the New Jersey National Guard ChalleNGe Youth Program on Aug. 29. Collado, of Perth Amboy, is one of the 105 New Jersey teens in the program’s 30th graduating class.
BROOKLYN, N.Y.—Senior forward JILMAR PEREZ (Princeton, NJ/South Brunswick) scored twice in the first half as New Jersey City University outshot Brooklyn College, 36-2, and posted a 5-1 win over the Bridges in a non-conference game on Monday night at the Aviator.
CLARK—Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway will benefit from a community fundraiser sponsored by the Windsor Diner in Clark on Monday, Oct. 19 from 5-9 p.m.
Oct. 3 at 2:18 a.m. – In the vicinity of 159 Terminal Avenue, Officer George Marmarou arrested Union resident Paul Rebelo, 27, on outstanding warrants from Brielle and Hillside for contempt of court. He was subsequently released on his own recognizance.
CLARK – Clark Unico will sponsor the annual Columbus Day ceremony, which will be held on Sunday, Oct. 11 at noon.
JERSEY CITY—New Jersey City University sophomore striker Julia Caseres (Union, NJ/Union) of the women’s soccer team is featured in the October 5, 2009 issue of Sports Illustrated, after making an immediate impact during the month of September in her first season as a member of the Gothic Knights.
CLARK—Pat Yanusz never lost faith. Throughout the years, the Clark resident was a winner of a number of Bingo events held at Temple Beth O’r/Beth Torah.
LINDEN – Linden’s Finest will face Linden’s Bravest in a flag football game this Saturday to raise money for the city’s Police Athletic League youth programs.
UNION COUNTY—Washington Rock and Hemlock Falls await the autumn hiker interested in touring South Mountain Reservation Oct. 17 at 9:30 am.
NEW BRUNSWICK—Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced Friday that three Franklin Township men have pleaded guilty to charges arising from a shoot-out in New Brunswick last year.
CARTERET—On Friday, Oct. 2, Mayor Daniel J. Reiman was joined by representatives from 12 regional chemical companies that operate facilities in Carteret, for a ceremony featuring the signing of the “Hazmat Funding Agreement” (HFA).
WOODBRIDGE—They may not be the most fashionable accessory this fall, but the special goggles that Woodbridge High School students donned this morning may actually save their lives.
WALDORF, Md.—The Somerset Patriots defeated the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs 11-1 at Regency Furniture Stadium Sunday to win the 2009 Atlantic League Championship.