EDISON—Santi V. Buscemi, professor of English at Middlesex County College, has published a translation of Luigi Capuana’s book of children’s fairy tales, “C’era una volta.” The book is called “Sicilian Tales,” and it is published by Dante University Press.
GREAT LAKES, Ill.—Navy Reserve Seaman Recruit William J. Pierce, a 2007 graduate of Elizabeth High School, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
PERTH AMBOY—Authors of “Then and Now: Perth Amboy,” Paul W. Wang and Katherine Massopust, gave a lecture on their book at the Perth Amboy Gallery.
HOPELAWN – The V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary #1352 will hold their regular meeting on Tuesday, July 7, at 7 p.m. at the Post Home, 113 James Street, Hopelawn.
RAHWAY—The Roosevelt School Band, directed by Kate Rattner and the Strings Orchestra, directed by Sofya Kitenberg, performed for all the third, fourth and fifth graders at Roosevelt School in Rahway on June 18.
WILLIAMSBURG, Va.—Ernie Dominguez from Elizabeth recently graduated from the College of William with a Bachelor of Arts degree.
by Diane Norek Harrison ELIZABETH-Cherry Street is one of the oldest streets in Elizabeth, as it was created back in the days of colonists who built Elizabethtown, and was a means to travel to the northwest part of the area.…
LANGHORNE, Pa.—Danielle Hirsch of Iselin graduated from Philadelphia Biblical University on May 16.
NORFOLK, Va.—Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Jerry Melvin, a 1999 graduate of Elizabeth High School, along with sailors and Marines from the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group (BATARG), Norfolk, Va., and 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (22nd MEU), Camp Lejeune, N. C., recently deployed as part of a regularly scheduled deployment 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.