Milestones

November 9, 2018

UNION, NJ – Retired Union Police Detective Lieutenant Joseph W. Dilginis passed away on Monday, Nov. 5. According to a social media post from the Union Police Department, Dilginis, 61, spent his career with the Union Police, but “above all else he was a loving husband and father.  Everyone knew ...

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PHILADELPHIA, PA - Two Union students have been named to the summer 2018 Dean's List at University of the Sciences. Selection for this award is based on completing and passing all assigned courses with no grade below a "C" and attaining an academic average of at least 3.4 for courses taken in the ...

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UNION, NJ – A 90-year resident of Union, surrounded by family members, enjoyed a celebration his 103rd birthday on Sunday. Robert D. Wenz, was born in 1915, and has lived in Union for over 90 years.  Wenz graduated from Union High School, where was on the wrestling team and played the violin in ...

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MADISON, NJ – The following students from Union have been named to Fairleigh Dickinson University's Dean's and Honors Lists for the Spring 2018 semester. Payal Iftekher Kathleen Falcon Nicole Fazendeiro Breyonna Williams Joshua Siniscal Sofia Dos Santos Amber Van Dunk Marena ...

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SPRINGFIELD, MA - Cyriacus Ibezim, of Union, majoring in Biochemistry, has been inducted into the American International College (AIC) Athletic Director's 3.0 Club. The Athletic Director's 3.0 Club recognizes the student in student-athlete by celebrating academic achievement with the overarching ...

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OLD WESTBURY, NY - New York State Senator Elaine Phillips was the guest of honor at the September 12 NYIT School of Architecture and Design Friends Lecture at NYIT de Seversky Mansion. She spoke to students, alumni, and faculty about the architecture and design industry's impact on communities and ...

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CLEMSON, SC - Chauncei C Walker of Union enrolled in Clemson University for the fall 2018 semester. Walker's major is Undeclared. Ranked No. 24 among national public universities, Clemson University is a major, land-grant, science- and engineering-oriented research university that maintains a ...

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OLD WESTBURY, NY - Isaac Kalema of Union was named to the NYIT Spring 2018 Dean's Honor List. Kalema, a Architecture major, was among 630 students named. To qualify, students must earn a GPA of 3.5 or higher. NYIT (New York Institute of Technology) offers 90 degree programs, including ...

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BETHLEHEM, PA - Lehigh University is proud to welcome the Class of 2022! The members of the Class of 2022 represent 44 U.S. states and 43 international countries and territories and is also one of the most diverse and competitive classes ever admitted to Lehigh. These 1,200+ first-year students ...

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UNION, NJ - Union resident Danielle Burrell has been named to the University of Miami's President's Honor Roll for the spring semester.  Burrell is beginning her junior year there this fall. Burrell also received a Certification of Completion for her six-week summer internship program at Howard ...

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CONWAY, SC-- The Zeta Xi Chapter of Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity at Coastal Carolina University was recognized at the Fraternity's 2018 National Convention on July 28th, 2018. During the awards banquet, the Zeta Xi Chapter was awarded the Joseph Torchia Outstanding Chapter Award for ...

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ALLENTOWN, PA - Stephanie Ng of Union was named to the Dean's List at Muhlenberg College for the Spring 2018 semester. Students with a term GPA of 3.50 or higher were recognized for this academic achievement. Founded in 1848, Muhlenberg is a highly selective, private, four-year residential, ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - Thirty students from Union are among the Seton Hall University students who qualified for Spring 2018 Dean's list: Adeoluwa Adesanya  Radjanie Antoine Brianna Arcieri  Hamza Ashraf  Jonathan Barcelos  Christopher Arnold Blaza  James Calle  Meaghan ...

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MADISON, NJ - Three students from Union were among the Drew University graduates awarded a degree at its Spring 2018 commencement. Jennifer Benedict, Allison Ramos, and Jenalyn Anne Rembish each earned a bachelor of arts degree. Speakers at the ceremony included Tony Award-winning actor John ...

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WALTHAM, MA - Stephanie Enweonwu of Union, from the class of 2021 at Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School, has been named to the high honor roll for the 2018 spring trimester. Stephanie received high honors, which requires a grade point average of 3.6 or above for the marking period. Chapel ...

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UNION, NJ – It seemed like old times when over a hundred 1998 Union High School graduates got together last week to celebrate their 20th reunion. “Everyone had a blast,” said Planning Committee and 1998 Class President Erica Bell.  “I am super excited and truly blessed to have had the honor as ...

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MADISON, NJ - Drew University student Jennifer Benedict of Union, a member of the Class of 2019 majoring in Computer Science, has been named to the Dean's List for the Spring 2018 semester. To qualify for the Dean's List, students must earn a grade point average of 3.6 or above. Drew University, ...

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KINGSTON, RI - At the University of Rhode Island's 132nd Commencement on Saturday and Sunday, May 19-20, 2018, about 3,300 undergraduate and 750 graduate students became the University's newest alumni. From Union, Krystyna A Krupinski received Bachelor of Arts, Communication Studies Bachelor of ...

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SUMMIT, NJ,  — Oak Knoll School of the Holy Child held its 90th commencement ceremony on Sunday, June 10, on its 11-acre campus in Summit. The 63 graduates kept with school tradition and donned white gowns and gloves, and carried pink roses. Union graduate Stacy Fortes will be attending Kean ...

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ITHACA, NY -- Jaclyn Yoselevich, an Ithaca College student from Union was named to the Dean's List for the spring 2018 semester. Founded in 1892, Ithaca College is a residential college dedicated to building knowledge and confidence through a continuous cycle of theory, practice and performance.

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Herbert F. Orbann Jr. 82, formerly of Union a resident of Union passed away on June 27.   Herb was very active with the Republican Party, Masonic Lodge, Community, and Connecticut Farms Church in Union. After moving to Toms River, Herb also served as a Sergeant of Arms for Trenton’s Senators ...

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BRONX, NY - Alejandra Ortiz, of Union graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administrationistration in Business Management at Monroe College's 85th Annual Commencement held on June 13, 2018 at Radio City Music Hall. More than 2,600 students from 53 countries received Associate, Bachelor's or ...

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BETHLEHEM, PA -- Dean's List status, which is awarded to students who earned a scholastic average of 3.6 or better while carrying at least 12 hours of regularly graded courses, has been granted to Michael Ioannou of Union in the Spring 2018 semester. For more than 150 years, Lehigh University ...

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SCRANTON, PA - Stephanie P. Creegan of Union was among more than 1,650 students named to The University of Scranton's Dean's List for the 2018 spring semester. The Dean's List recognizes students for academic excellence. A student must have a grade point average of 3.5 or better with a minimum ...

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BALTIMORE, MD - Sasha Korn, of Union, received a BA degree in History at Loyola University Maryland's 166th Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 19, 2018, at Royal Farms Arena in downtown Baltimore. Established in 1852, Loyola University Maryland is a Catholic, Jesuit comprehensive university ...

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STORRS, CT – The University of Connecticut has released their 2018 combined graduation list for students who graduated in December 2017 and May 2018.  Three Union students are among the graduates. Graduates are: Marion Bell, with a Bachelor of Arts Communication, Matthew Doll, with a Bachelor ...

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HAMPTON, VA - Taylor Whitaker-Lake of Union has been named to the Dean's List at Hampton University. Whitaker-Lake has been named to the Dean's List each semester since her freshman year.  She is scheduled to graduate in May 2019.   Whitaker-Lake's GPA for this semester was  4.04.  Her overall ...

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UNION, NJ – Judenique Auguste graduated from Union High School Friday night. And she didn’t miss a day of school in those four years. She never missed a day while in middle school, either.  Or elementary school.  In fact, she never missed a day of school since she started Pre-k. Auguste said ...

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ALBANY, NY - Jordan Moass from Union has been named to the Spring 2018 Dean's List at the University at Albany. Students named to the Dean's List earned at least a 3.5 GPA. About the University at Albany A comprehensive public research university, the University at Albany-SUNY offers more ...

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NEWARK, DE - Students from Union have been named to the University of Delaware Dean's List for the Spring 2018 semester: Natalie Caggiano  Julia Hayes  Steven Medina  Maria Rocha  To meet eligibility requirements for the Dean's List, a student must be enrolled full-time and earn a ...

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