WESTFIELD—Lee McDermott Schaefer of Westfield has joined CONTACT We Care, New Jersey’s 24-hour crisis hotline, as the new part-time operations director. She will be managing the agency’s administrative office and assist with fundraising.
WOODBRIDGE– The Barron Arts Center has invited local artists to participate in the second annual BarronFest, to be held on Saturday, Oct. 10, at the Parker Press Park, Rahway Avenue, Woodbridge.
RAHWAY—The Union County Performing Arts Center is offering a one-week theatre camp this summer.
EDISON – Authorities have found the resident of a New Brunswick group home who went missing Saturday, police announced.
CRANFORD—Thanks to more than a year’s work and the assistance of a host of volunteers, the Cranford Public Library recently completed a comprehensive index to its collection of sheet music books.
SOUTH ORANGE—Several Union County residents made the Dean’s List at Seton Hall University.
GETTYSBURG, Pa.—Several local students have been placed on the Deans’ Honor List at Gettysburg College for outstanding academic achievement in the spring 2009 semester.
July 6 at 1:09 p.m. – Officer Keith Meehan investigated a report of criminal mischief to a motor vehicle, which was parked at 66 Prescott Turn.
LINDEN – The Department of Public Property and Community Services Spring Soccer League recently concluded the 2009 season. The Hawks beat the Chargers 3-1 in the Minor Division Championship Game.
After years of alarmingly bad news, New Jersey’s honeybees may finally have something to buzz about!
AVENEL—Amongst the corporate bailouts happening across the nation one Avenel-based company has continued to not only give back to those living locally but be the driving force behind many of the programs and services offered to those affected by multiple sclerosis.
STATE—The New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services today began mailing PAAD and Senior Gold participants a letter describing prescription benefit changes that will take effect Aug. 1, Health and Senior Services Commissioner Heather Howard announced.
TRENTON—The Professional Insurance Agents of New Jersey Inc. wants homeowners to be aware that it is essential for dog owners to be sure their insurance policy doesn’t exclude dogs.