FISHING WITH GRANDPA…on a warm summer’s day. After picking out just the right shady spot under a tree at Union County’s Echo Lake Park in Mountainside, Ken Kennedy relaxes—in between baiting hooks—for his grandsons, Patrick, 5, and Steven Miller, 7.
UNION – Sophomore Ashley DiRocco scored the game’s lone goal, as the Kean University women’s soccer team opened the season with a 1-0 win over Manhattanville College on Wednesday afternoon in Kean Alumni Stadium.
LAKEWOOD – The BlueClaws went ahead with three runs in the sixth and benefited from some stellar pitching Thursday night, taking three of four from the Augusta GreenJackets with a 4-1 win.
YORK, Pa. – The Newark Bears defeated the York Revolution 16-10 at Sovereign Bank Stadium in York, Pennsylvania. Every Bear starter recorded a multi-hit effort as Newark connected for a season-high 26 hits.
LEBANON—“Saving Hannah: Or How to Rewrite History, A GirlMogul Adventure” by Andrea Stein is a tween novel with four smart, savvy characters who would rather rule their town than win a beauty contest or choose new lip gloss.
JERSEY CITY–Five different players netted a goal as New Jersey City University outshot the City College of New York, 22-5 and opened the 52nd season of men’s soccer at the University with a convincing 5-0 shutout on Wednesday afternoon at the Robert L. McNulty Memorial Soccer Field.
Everyone from New Jersey who joins the Arbor Day Foundation in September will receive 10 free trees as part of the Foundation’s Trees for America campaign.
UNION – Wesley College senior Brooke Tadlock scored the game-winning goal eight minutes into overtime to lift the Wolverines to a 2-1 victory over host Kean University in the season opener on Wednesday evening at Kean Alumni Stadium.
RAHWAY — The Rahway Police Auxiliary Police fall clothing drive was completed on Aug. 28. New donated clothing was shared with three local churches.