MIDDLETOWN, R.I. – The Kean University field hockey team scored their first goal five minutes into action and didn’t look back as they cruised to a 7-0 victory over host Salve Regina University Thursday evening.
JERSEY CITY– William Paterson University swept New Jersey City University, 3-0 (25-18, 25-16, 25-12) in the 2010 New Jersey Athletic Conference opener for both schools on Thursday evening at the John J. Moore Athletics and Fitness Center on “Coach Charlie Brown Court.”
Flea Market • Sept. 18 from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Oasis Christian Center, 2052 St. Georges Ave., will host a flea market to benefit the Leslie McCarthy Family Fund. For info, call Joyce Johnson at 1-908- 419-1398 or Jackie Kurzweil at 1-908-327-3000.
LAKEWOOD – Thursday night’s Game Three of the South Atlantic League Championship Series was postponed because of rain.
On September 17, 1787, the final draft of the Constitution was adopted by members of the Constitutional Convention.
Sept. 13 at 11 p.m. – Officers investigated a reported explosion at a house on the 400 block of Spencer Street. Police believe someone inserted apparent fireworks into a discarded plastic pipe left in the side yard by a resident of the home. No one was injured and police had no suspects.
STATE – Some non-profit organizations may lose their tax-exempt status for failing to fulfill IRS filing requirements for three consecutive years. The IRS is offering a one-time relief program allowing qualifying organizations to filing a return before Oct. 15.
WOODBRIDGE — Assemblyman Craig J. Coughlin, in partnership with the Raritan Bay Medical Center and the Middlesex Water Company, will hold the first “Bowl for Hunger” on Sunday, Oct. 3.
TRENTON – Assembly committees on Thursday will discuss the impact of new fees being imposed on parents and students for school activities and consider legislation to increase road rage penalties, give law enforcement more authority to combat drug offenders and bring a veterans’ hospital to southern New Jersey, among other items.