LINDEN — The Department of Public Property and Community Services is currently accepting applications for nominations for this year’s annual outstanding Senior Citizen of the Year. The purpose of the award is to recognize the Linden senior citizen who has displayed exceptional service to the community.
ELIZABETH – Oratory Preparatory School of Summit has won the Union County mock trial competition. They will advance to the central regional competition at the New Jersey Law Center in New Brunswick.
RAHWAY — The Rahway Valley ‘Jerseyaires’, a men’s barbershop chorus, is seeking new male singers to join the ‘a cappella’ barbershop harmony choral group.
LINDEN—Marlyssa Downey, a senior at Linden High School, has received a scholarship to attend Berkeley College.
ELIZABETH — Faculty members at Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth were honored during National Catholic Schools Week (Jan. 31-Feb. 5).
The New Jersey Judiciary has added a comprehensive statewide calendar of free public education opportunities to the Judiciary Web site, Judge Glenn A. Grant, acting administrative director of the courts, announced this week.
COLUMBIA, S.C.—Army National Guard Pvt. Christian F. Goines has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
TRENTON – Celebrating its 15th year, the Department of Human Services’ Division of Family Development will hold its annual Teen Media Contest to reinforce the Department’s mission to instill an understanding of parental responsibility in teens. The statewide contest is open to all New Jersey middle and high school students.
PERTH AMBOY—The Perth Amboy Merchants Association has chosen the Royal Garden Club By The Bay to receive the Special Recognition of the Year Award to be presented on Friday, Feb. 26 at the Armory Restaurant.