SCOTCH PLAINS – Last spring Camille Manhit, of Union, was selected to participate in the exclusive “Running Start” Program Young Women’s Political Leadership Retreat.
WOODBRIDGE – Woodbridge resident Adriana Linder has been regional manager in charge of the Columbia Bank’s South Central Region. In her new position, Linder assumes responsibility for four Columbia Bank branches in Edison, Raritan Center, Sayreville and South Plainfield. Linder…
RAHWAY—Students at Franklin School in Rahway recently attended handwashing classes as a part of health education. Students were instructed on the proper way to wash their hands. Some basic rules when washing hands are washing for at least 20 seconds.…
CRANFORD—CancerCare of New Jersey will hold its annual 5K Run/Walk for Mom on Saturday, Oct. 3, at Nomahegan Park, in Cranford.
SOUTH AMBOY – Rowan University College of Communication junior EJ Campbell has been named a national finalist for the 2009 National Student Production Awards presented by College Broadcasters.
EDISON—Kindergarteners and third graders at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison created delightful, colorful drawings to send to “Color A Smile,” a non-profit organization in Morristown that collects crayon drawings from school children to distribute to nursing homes, Meals on Wheels programs and individuals across the country.
ROSELLE—School security technology provider Virtual Ed Link will unveil New Jersey’s first interactive Safety and Security Management System (SSMS) for schools on Thursday, Sept. 24, in Roselle.
STATE–Tuesday, Oct. 13, is the deadline for registering to vote in the upcoming General Election in New Jersey. Voter registration forms are available in every municipality at the office of the municipal clerk. Forms also may be obtained by calling…
TRENTON— During its regular bi-monthly meeting, the New Jersey Council of County Colleges presented the 2009 Community College Spirit Award to Dr. Patricia Biddar, executive director of assessment, planning and research at Union County College, for her exemplary service to New Jersey’s community colleges.
RAHWAY—Students at Franklin School in Rahway were recently visited by Officer Buckley and K-9 Dagon from the Union County Sheriff’s Office.
JERSEY CITY—New Jersey City University took leads of 1-0 and 2-1, but Kean tied the game just 58 seconds before halftime and neither team scored again as the Gothic Knights and Cougars tied, 2-2, in a New Jersey Athletic Conference game on Wednesday afternoon at the Robert L. McNulty Memorial Soccer Field.
NEWARK – Fiestas connecting the vibrant cultures of the Americas and the Caribbean will be held at the Newark Museum during October, celebrated nationally as Latino Heritage Month.
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