PALMA DE MALLORCA, Spain—Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Jerry Melvin, a 1999 graduate of Elizabeth High School, along with more than 2,500 sailors and Marines from the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group (BATARG), Norfolk, Va., and 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (22nd MEU), Camp Lejeune, N. C., are currently deployed to support Maritime Security Operations, provide crisis response capability, and increase theater security cooperation and forward Naval presence in the Fifth and Sixth Fleet areas of operation.
BRISTOL, R.I.—Danielle Salamone, a resident of Elizabeth, has been named to the Spring 2009 Dean’s List at Roger Williams University.
EAST MEADOW, N.Y.—Navy Lt. John W. Kovalsky, son of Linda S. and John A. Kovalsky of Fords, recently reported for duty at Navy Recruiting District New York, East Meadow, N. Y.
LINDEN – The Linden Department of Public Property & Community Services recently held a foul-shooting contest.
FAIRFIELD, Conn.—Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, Conn., has announced the Dean’s List for the spring semester. To receive this honor, a student must achieve a 3.6 grade average, based on a 4.0 scale.
I was very sadden to read about the closing of St. Mary’s Grammar School in 2007.
“The school was brand new when I attended the third through sixth grades and the nuns were so proud of their new building. The school opened in 1958.
EDISON – The Edison Senior Center will offer a free four-week program designed to help individuals take control of their diabetes through utilizing a commonsense approach.
WORCESTER, Mass.—Allison M. Clancy of Westfield received a degree from Clark University on Sunday, May 17. She graduated earning a Bachelor of Arts.
HAMDEN, Conn.—Christina T. Azoia of Clark graduated from Quinnipiac University on May 10 with a master’s of health science/physician assistant.