Melvin Begins Deployment

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.

Local Residents Receive Academic Honors

BOSTON, Mass. – The following local students were recently named to Northeastern University’s dean’s list for the 2009 spring semester, which ended in May: Clark resident, Yevgeniya Baraz, who is majoring in international affairs. Clark resident, Matthew Zucosky, who is…

Metuchen Physician Honored

METUCHEN—Metuchen resident, Martin Gizzi, MD, PhD, FAHA, of the New Jersey Neuroscience Institute at JFK Medical Center in Edison received the 2009 American Heart Association Physician of the Year Award.