LINDEN—A team of three students from Linden High School competed with 45 other high school teams from across New Jersey to win an award in their second consecutive Panasonic Creative Design Challenge (CDC) finals held at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center.
DOVER AIR FORCE BASE, Del.—Air Force Airman 1st Class Chris A. McMahon has arrived for duty at Dover Air Force Base, Del.
The airman, a services apprentice with less than one year of military service, is assigned to the 436th Airlift Wing.
He is the son of Joseph McMahon of Linden.
ELIZABETH—Members of Benedictine Academy’s Class of 2009 were officially inducted into the school’s Alumnae Association at a ceremony held May 26 in the Benedictine Sisters’ St. Walburga Monastery Church in Elizabeth.
RAHWAY—Registration for the 2009 Summer Camp at the YMCA of Eastern Union County, Rahway Branch is underway.
PERTH AMBOY—Starting next month, closing time at city bars will come an hour earlier. The Perth Amboy City Council unanimously approved a measure banning the sale of alcohol after 2 a.m. last week.
HAMILTON – More than half of motorists are driving cars five years or older, a recent AAA Mid-Atlantic web poll has found.
This data reinforces the importance of regular and routine vehicle maintenance, particularly with hot summer weather around the corner.
EDISON – Middlesex County College President Joann La Perla-Morales was honored by the Edison Arts Society at its 10th Anniversary Gala Ball May 30.
On Wednesday, May 20, the ESL/Bilingual Program at Franklin School in Rahway held their annual Multicultural Night. Participating students dressed in their countries’ typical clothing and parents brought a plate of their countries’ typical food.
RAHWAY – Friday, June 19 is the final day to register for classes and programs offered by the Rahway Recreation Department this summer. Most programs and classes are open to city residents and non-residents.
LINDEN—City residents can join a new exercise class for adults 18 and over. The Pilates and fitball exercise class that will be held at the Gregorio Center, 330 Helen Street, beginning June 23.
WOODBRIDGE – The Woodbridge Rotary Scholarship Foundation recently awarded scholarships totaling $40,000 to 24 township residents. Eight recipients were college students, while 16 were high school seniors.
CLARK—St. John the Apostle School in Clark held eighth grade graduation on Friday, June 5. Sister Donna Marie O’Brien awarded the diplomas to 48 graduates and Reverend Father Robert McBride presented the diplomas.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas—Air Force Airman Shondell L. Holmes graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. Holmes graduated in 2008 from Linden High School.