TRENTON – Legislation to create an awareness program on the prevention, risk and treatment of sports-related brain injuries was advanced Monday by the Senate.
LIVINGSTON — For patients with severe chronic kidney disease, the best treatment option is usually a kidney transplant from a living donor. Unfortunately, African American and older patients are much less likely than patients of other races or ages to receive kidney transplants from living donors.
CLARK — Sister Regina Martin, Principal, of Mother Seton Regional High School, Clark, announced that Victoria Albright, Bloomfield, Anna Irizarri, Elizabeth, Allison Staniec, Scotch Plains, Kimberly Tower, Union and Meghan Valdes, Carteret are designated as Commended Students in the 2011 National Merit Scholarship Program.
RAHWAY — On Monday, Oct. 4, the Rahway High School French Club, under the leadership of teacher Robert Kinch, held a fundraiser during Rahway High School’s Back to School Night.
JERSEY CITY — New Jersey City University junior outside hitter TABITHA JORDAN (West New York, NJ/Memorial) used a wicked jump serve to land 10 of her team’s 22 aces as the Gothic Knights snapped a four-match losing streak, sweeping a non-conference match from St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn), 3-0 (25-9, 25-9, 25-18) on Tuesday evening.
PERTH AMBOY–More than 320 guests traveled the globe at Raritan Bay Medical Center Foundation’s largest fundraiser the 26th Annual Harbor Lights Ball: Around the World in September, benefiting the establishment of the new Center for Women at Raritan Bay Medical Center, (RBMC) Perth Amboy.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Many medical studies have demonstrated that massage therapy has an overall positive impact on patients with a wide-range of medical problems.
FORT KNOX, Ky. — Norbert Reyes has graduated from the Army ROTC (Reserve Officers’ Training Corps) Leader’s Training Course at Fort Knox, Ky.
RAHWAY — Knowledge hunters Noadia Charles, Xyaire Merriweather, and Jazon Andes perform a one act play about Early Explorers for Debbie Prakapas’ 5th grade class at Roosevelt School in Rahway.