EDISON—Robert Smilek, chief of the Middlesex County College Police Department, is one of 10 finalists for Campus Safety Director of the Year. The award is presented by Campus Safety Magazine.
RAHWAY—In conjunction with their reading story “Oceans,” fifth graders at Grover Cleveland School in Rahway celebrated Beach Day.
ELIZABETH—Five students at Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth were accepted into the Young Science Achievers Grant Program for 2010. Pictured from left to right are Keyona Wright, Alicia Onacki, Chelsea Odufo, Chisom Emeana and Emily Burke.
ISELIN – Indus American Bank has ranked fourth in New Jersey for Small Business Administration (SBA) loan production for the first quarter of the SBA 2010 fiscal year.
ROSELLE—Grace Wilday Junior High School student Ailyn Mendez, 12, (front row, third from the left) stands with her family as she’s honored by Roselle School officials and Steering Committee members at the district’s Student of the Month ceremony on Jan. 25.
JAMESBURG – Last night, the members of the New Jersey Democratic State Committee elected Assemblyman John S. Wisniewski as chairman at their reorganization meeting at Forsgate Country Club in Jamesburg.
TRENTON – Assemblywoman L. Grace Spencer and Assemblyman Albert Coutinho plan to introduce legislation to make it a crime to enter restricted airport areas.
TRENTON –A Union County minister has pleaded guilty to Medicaid fraud, Acting Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced Tuesday.
MOUNTAINSIDE — People who give to charities providing earthquake relief in Haiti can claim these donations on the tax return they are completing this season.