RAHWAY – Fourth grade students at Franklin School in Rahway recently held their annual Invention Convention. Students participated by designing and writing about their very own invention.
UNION COUNTY—Eight students from Union County have been inducted into national honor societies at Berkeley College.
RAHWAY–The Rahway Inter F.C. U12 Boys team went undefeated and won Flight A in the Randolph Memorial Day Tournament. The team was coached by Henry Valderrama and Marcello Aguirre.
BERKELEY, Calif. – By now you’ve probably seen countless articles offering helpful tips on how to cut costs and save money in a recession: Bring your lunch to work! Change your own oil! Cut your own hair!
LINDEN – Linden’s popular summer concert series will begin on Tuesday with a performance by Linden’s own 1910 Fruitgum Company.
The show is scheduled for 7 p.m. on June 23 at the Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade on North Wood Avenue, next to the Post Office and across from City Hall.
Fourth grade students at Franklin School in Rahway recently held their annual Wax Museum. During this time, students researched information about, and prepared a report on a famous New Jerseyan.
STATE—In New Jersey, approximately 1.15 million residents – or 17 percent of adults – smoke. Of that number, nearly 76 percent want to quit, yet without seeking help only a little better than 10 percent succeed.
CLARK—Watching the platoon of volunteers set one fence post after another, Mike Tully could not believe how quickly his dream of a first class archery range was finally becoming a reality.
AVENEL – Woodbridge AARP Chapter 3869 meets at 1 p.m. on the first Wednesday of every month at St. Andrew’s Church Hall, 244 Avenel Street. Membership is open to paid members of the national chapter, and refreshments are offered after…
Since H1N1 or swine flu was first detected in April, public health departments and the US government have frequently updated the public on suspected and confirmed cases and have continuously instructed residents on how to stay healthy.
I commend their efforts and I urge residents to continue to heed the warnings.
CARTERET—When Joe Gadomski, assistant scoutmaster of Carteret Troop 88, heard that troops can adopt camp sites at Kittatinny Scout Reservation in Branchville for the purpose of upgrading and maintaining them, he and Scoutmaster Fred Gerstler didn’t hesitate to offer their troop’s services
In May, the Rahway High School Band Boosters hosted a pancake breakfast at the high school. During the breakfast, those in attendance were treated to performances by the school’s award-winning Jazz Ensemble.
VILLANOVA, Pa.—More than 1,500 students graduated from Villanova University during a commencement ceremony held on Sunday, May 17, in Villanova Stadium. Two Linden residents were among the students who received undergraduate degrees during the university’s 166th Commencement.