Book Buddies

EDISON — Alexandra Vargas of Dunellen, a fifth grader at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison, reads to Sydney Geissler of Metuchen when the fifth graders met their new Kindergarten buddies last week.

Torres Completes Training Exercise

SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Raymond Torres, son of Lillian I. and Ramon L. Torres of Carteret, and fellow Sailors and Marines aboard the amphibious transport dock USS New Orleans, home ported in San Diego, Calif., recently participated in detainee handling training while conducting a two-week certification exercise off the coast of Southern California.