SCOTCH PLAINS—Union Catholic High School recently announced its 2009 Senior Scholar Athletes. They were recognized for their dedicated commitment throughout the school year to academics and athletics.
PERTH AMBOY – Spaces are available to sell food, arts & crafts, novelties, etc. at the 23rd annual Roberto Clemente Festival from Friday, Aug. 21 through Sunday, Aug. 23. Over 30,000 people are expected to attend the festival at the…
LINDEN – The Linden Free Public Library will sponsor an adult summer reading club, beginning on Monday, June 29 and ending on Friday, Aug. 14.
RAHWAY-I received an e-mail asking readers for some help with past information. “I have been working on my family genealogy for the last year or so and just found out that my great uncle was a driver for Haines Dairy in Rahway in 1942. His name was Edgar Baylis and I am looking for any info on the dairy, the area (he lived on Montgomery St.) him or anything related.”
June 9 at 9:27 a.m.—The owner of B & B Automotive, 1528 W. Blancke St., reported that sometime during the past weekend someone cut the catalytic converters from the exhaust systems from five vehicles which had been parked on his lot.
LINDEN—Lori Zamanski, a resident of Linden and a member of the class of 2011, has been named to the Dean’s List at Providence College for the spring 2009 semester. To qualify for the Dean’s List, students must achieve at least a 3.55 grade point average with a minimum of 12 credits.
EDISON – Authorities are searching for a man who robbed a Route 27 bank last Friday morning.
These days there are many things to worry about financially. In addition to the stress of making every day ends meet, more and more homeowners are also finding themselves faced with the unthinkable possibility of losing their homes. Unfixed rates and other inconsistencies in lending practices have left many consumers in the dark and threaten to put many more out on the street if something isn’t done to regulate the way some lenders do business.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Samuel Syjongtian, a student at St. Joseph High School in Metuchen will participate in the Naval Academy Summer Seminar. The program is a fast-paced, six-day experience for high achievers who have completed their junior year in high school and are considering applying for admission to the academy after graduation.