Woolfolk Returns From Deployment

NEWARK—Army National Guard Spec. Jerry J. Woolfolk has returned to the 154th Quartermaster Company, based in Newark, after being deployed to an overseas forward operating base in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.

State Sues Merrill Lynch

TRENTON – Attorney General Anne Milgram announced the filing of a lawsuit against Merrill Lynch & Co. this week, charging that it sold New Jersey’s Division of Investment $300 million in preferred stock based on misleading information about the firm’s financial condition.

Swim Club Gets Modern Makeover

COLONIA – This summer, Springwood Swim Club has come to be known as “Colonia’s Best Kept Secret.” Although the nine-acre property is certainly not small enough to be overlooked, most Colonia residents will tell you they had never heard of it until this summer.

Burger Brigade Asks “What’s Your Beef?”

ELIZABETH—Celebrating the launch of new ¼ lb. Angus Beef Burgers, Quick Chek, sent its Burger Brigade off to Jersey Gardens Mall on Friday, July 17, offering shoppers the opportunity to share their “beef” in exchange for a coupon to try a complimentary burger.

Rahway Student Named To Dean’s List

BINGHAMTON, N.Y.—Amanda Casares of Rahway was named to the Dean’s List for her outstanding academic achievement for the spring 2009 semester at Harpur College of Arts and Sciences at Binghamton University, State University of New York.

Play Ball

LINDEN – Young baseball players recently took part in the Golden Falcon Baseball Camp sponsored by Linden’s Department of Public Property and Community Services.