SALEM, Va.—Stephanie Sheridan Bridgman of Westfield was among 439 seniors receiving degrees from Roanoke College at its 167th commencement ceremony held May 2.
The idea of someone being “retired with children” may seem like the seed of another television sit-com or reality show. But the fact is that it’s becoming more and more common for older people to have minor children in their care — whether by bringing new children into the world, taking over the care of grandchildren or adopting children who need nurturing parents.
NEWARK– Nothing is better than spending a summer day at the ballpark, except when spending a summer day at the ballpark benefits a good cause.
AMHERST, Mass. – Two Westfield students were among 419 seniors who graduated on May 24 from Amherst College in Amherst, Mass.
WALTHAM, Mass. – Radhika Mehta of Edison was named to the President’s List at Bentley University for extraordinary academic achievement in the spring 2009 semester.
People who use social networking websites know that it can be exciting to reconnect with long lost friends and relatives over the internet. Such surprise connections can be fun and conjure up memories of times forgotten.
YORK, Pa.—Three local students graduated from York College of Pennsylvania on May 16.
LIVINGSTON—Saint Barnabas Medical Center recently opened the Center for Wound and Burn Healing. Under the medical direction of Hani Mansour, M.D., the center treats a variety of non-healing wounds.
MADISON, Wis.— How low will you go?
You’d better know the answer if you’re diving headfirst into water.
ORADELL—Jonathan James Becker of Rahway graduated from Bergen Catholic High School on June 7.
PISCATAWAY—Seven Union County high school graduates have each been awarded $1,000 scholarships for academic excellence and community service.
PERTH AMBOY – A court decision preserved the jobs of ten Perth Amboy emergency medical service workers who were scheduled to be laid off on June 30.
CLARK – The Clark Scholarship Fund awarded five scholarships worth a total of $6,500 to outstanding Arthur L. Johnson High School and Union County Magnet High School seniors at an awards ceremony held at the Clark Knights of Columbus earlier this year.