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A WATCHUNG COMMUNICATIONS, INC. PUBLICATION The Westfield Leader and THE TIMES of Scotch Plains - Fanwood Thursday, July 22, 1999 Page 15

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PUBLIC NOTICE SHERIFF’S SALE

SUPERIOR COURT OF NEW JERSEY, CHANCERY DIVISION, UNION COUNTY, DOCKET NO. F1243398.

SOVEREIGN BANK, FSB, PLAINTIFF vs. PHILLIP ODIRI AND MRS. PHILLIP ODIRI H/ W, DEFENDANT.

CIVIL ACTION, WRIT OF EXECUTION, DATED APRIL 12, 1999 FOR SALE OF MORTGAGED PREMISES.

By virtue of the abovestated writ of execution to me directed I shall expose for sale by public vendue, on the 6th Floor of the Union County Court House (Tower) 2 Broad Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey on WEDNESDAY THE 18TH DAY OF AUGUST A. D., 1999 at two o’clock in the afternoon of said day. All successful bidders must have 20% of their bid available in cash or certified check at the conclusion of the sales.

The judgment amount is $32,231.79. The property to be sold is located in the CITY of ELIZABETH, NEW JERSEY 07207, County of UNION and State of New Jersey.

Commonly known as: 712 NORTH BROAD STREET, ELIZABETH, NEW JERSEY 07207.

Tax Lot No. 01084 a/ k/ a 1084C. 8B in Block No. 0011.

Being known and designated as Unit 8B, Polonaise, a Condominium, together with an undivided 2.0754% interest in the common elements and more as described in the Master Deed recorded February 7, 1975 in Deed Book 3027, Page 1, et seq., as may have been or may be lawfully amended.

There is due approximately the sum of $33,240.13 together with lawful interest and costs.

There is a full legal description on file in the Union County Sheriff’s Office.

The Sheriff reserves the right to adjourn this sale.

RALPH FROEHLICH SHERIFF FEIN, SUCH, KAHN & SHEPARD, Attorneys Suite 201 7 Century Drive Parsippany, New Jersey 07054. CH754496 (WL) 4 T 7/ 22, 7/ 29, 8/ 5 & 8/ 12/ 99 Fee: $181.56

PUBLIC NOTICE SHERIFF’S SALE

SUPERIOR COURT OF NEW JERSEY, CHANCERY DIVISION, UNION COUNTY, DOCKET NO. F848998.

AMERIQUEST MORTGAGE COMPANY, PLAINTIFF vs. GEORGE EVANS AND MRS. GEORGE EVANS, HIS WIFE; ARLENE PAPPAS ET ALS, DEFENDANT.

CIVIL ACTION, WRIT OF EXECUTION, DATED MARCH 31, 1999 FOR SALE OF MORTGAGED PREMISES.

By virtue of the abovestated writ of execution to me directed I shall expose for sale by public vendue, on the 6th Floor of the Union County Court House (Tower) 2 Broad Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey on WEDNESDAY THE 11TH DAY OF AUGUST A. D., 1999 at two o’clock in the afternoon of said day. All successful bidders must have 20% of their bid available in cash or certified check at the conclusion of the sales.

The judgment amount is $128,178.74. The property to be sold is located in the TOWN of WESTFIELD, NEW JERSEY 07090, County of UNION and State of New Jersey.

Commonly known as: 329 LIVINGSTON STREET, WESTFIELD, NEW JERSEY 07090.

Tax Lot No. 13 f/ k/ a 12. B in Block No. 4003 f/ k/ a 507.

Dimension of Lot: approximately irregular 94.12 feet wide by 130 feet long.

Nearest Cross Street: Ripley Place. Situate at a point on the northwesterly sideline of Livingston Street distance approximately 391 feet northeasterly from its intersection with the northeasterly sideline of Ripley Place.

There is due approximately the sum of $131,622.47 together with lawful interest and costs.

There is a full legal description on file in the Union County Sheriff’s Office.

The Sheriff reserves the right to adjourn this sale.

RALPH FROEHLICH SHERIFF FEIN, SUCH, KAHN & SHEPARD, P. C., Attorneys Suite 201 7 Century Drive Parsippany, New Jersey 07054 CH754476 (WL) 4 T 7/ 15, 7/ 22, 7/ 29 & 8/ 5/ 99 Fee: $189.72

PUBLIC NOTICE SHERIFF’S SALE

SUPERIOR COURT OF NEW JERSEY, CHANCERY DIVISION, UNION COUNTY, DOCKET NO. F1895298.

FIRST UNION MORTGAGE CORPORATION, PLAINTIFF vs. JONATHAN BLAKE, ET AL., DEFENDANT.

CIVIL ACTION, WRIT OF EXECUTION, DATED APRIL 20, 1999 FOR SALE OF MORTGAGED PREMISES.

By virtue of the abovestated writ of execution to me directed I shall expose for sale by public vendue, on the 6th Floor of the Union County Court House (Tower) 2 Broad Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey on WEDNESDAY THE 18TH DAY OF AUGUST A. D., 1999 at two o’clock in the afternoon of said day. All successful bidders must have 20% of their bid available in cash or certified check at the conclusion of the sales.

The judgment amount is $119,908.60. ALL the following described property located in the City of Elizabeth, County of Union, State of New Jersey:

BEING known and designated as Unit No. 6, Building C as set forth in a certain Master Deed of “Sunrise Manor, a Condominium”, dated March 24, 1998 and recorded March 25, 1998 in Deed Book 3545, Page 192, records of Union County, together with an undivided 1.6666% interest in the common elements appurtenant thereto.

COMMONLY known as 668 North Broad Street, Unit 6, Building C, Elizabeth, New Jersey 07208.

BEING also known as Lot No. 1081 W11CBO8, Block No. 11 on the tax map of the City of Elizabeth.

IT is intended to describe the same premises conveyed to Jonathan Blake and Derek Alvin Blake, by deed recorded in the Union County Register’s Office.

There is due approximately the sum of $123,128.30 together with lawful interest and costs.

There is a full legal description on file in the Union County Sheriff’s Office.

The Sheriff reserves the right to adjourn this sale.

RALPH FROEHLICH SHERIFF ZUCKER, GOLDBERG & ACKERMAN, Attorneys 1139 Spruce Drive P. O. Box 1024 Mountainside, New Jersey 070920024 CH754506 (WL) 4 T 7/ 22, 7/ 29, 8/ 5 & 8/ 12/ 99 Fee: $197.88

PUBLIC NOTICE SHERIFF’S SALE

SUPERIOR COURT OF NEW JERSEY, CHANCERY DIVISION, UNION COUNTY, DOCKET NO. F1339298.

FIRST BANK NATIONAL ASSOC., AS TRUSTEE UNDER THE POOLING AND SERVICING AGREEMENT DATED 3/ 14/ 97 FOR CITYSCAPE HOME EQUITY LOAN TRUST 1997B, PLAINTIFF vs. FRANKIE WALKER, ET ALS, DEFENDANT.

CIVIL ACTION, WRIT OF EXECUTION, DATED APRIL 9, 1999 FOR SALE OF MORTGAGED PREMISES.

By virtue of the abovestated writ of execution to me directed I shall expose for sale by public vendue, on the 6th Floor of the Union County Court House (Tower) 2 Broad Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey on WEDNESDAY THE 18TH DAY OF AUGUST A. D., 1999 at two o’clock in the afternoon of said day. All successful bidders must have 20% of their bid available in cash or certified check at the conclusion of the sales.

The judgment amount is $136,556.53.

MUNICIPALITY: CITY OF ELIZABETH.

COUNTY AND STATE: COUNTY OF UNION; STATE OF NEW JERSEY.

STREET AND STREET NUMBER: 636638 Fulton Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey 07206.

TAX LOT NO. AND BLOCK NO.: LOT NO. 549, BLOCK NO. 7.

DIMENSIONS: Approximately 100.05 feet by 25.05 feet by 100.05 feet by 25.5 feet.

NEAREST CROSS STREET: Approximately Sixth Street. There is due approximately the sum of $140,203.37 together with lawful interest and costs.

There is a full legal description on file in the Union County Sheriff’s Office.

The Sheriff reserves the right to adjourn this sale.

RALPH FROEHLICH SHERIFF HACK, PIRO, O’DAY, MERKLINGER, WALLACE & MCKENNA, Attorneys 30 Columbia Turnpike P. O. Box 941 Florham Park, New Jersey 079320941 CH754507 (WL) 4 T 7/ 22, 7/ 29, 8/ 5 & 8/ 12/ 99 Fee: $181.56

PUBLIC NOTICE TOWN OF WESTFIELD BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT

Notice is hereby given that the Westfield Board of Adjustment adopted Resolutions at its July 12, 1999 meeting for the following applications heard at its June 14, 1999 meeting: 1. Gregory and Mary Jo Gradel, 229 Baker

Avenue seeking permission to erect a wrap around open porch on the front and north side of the existing house and build a covered walkway for access from the driveway – granted. 2. Theresa and Noel Dinan, 141 Belmar

Terrace seeking permission to alter a single family dwelling – granted. 3. Richard and Lucille Ragoza, 861

Bradford Avenue seeking permission to erect a two story – granted as amended. 4. Ellen M. Troller, 106 Dickson Drive seeking permission to alter a single family

dwelling – granted. 5. Peter Ritter and Jill Kurtzer, 132 North

Euclid Avenue seeking permission to erect a building addition – granted. 6. James J. Buccola, 245 Prospect Street

seeking permission to convert/ use from a one family to a two family dwelling – granted with conditions. 7. Lawrence W. and Deborah S. Ray, 161

Tudor Oval seeking permission to erect a second story addition over an existing first story – granted. 8. Raymond T. and Mary Ann Pietruszki,

314 Washington Street seeking permission to erect a building addition – granted.

Colleen Mayer, Secretary Board of Adjustment 1 T – 7/ 22/ 99, The Leader Fee: $32.64

PUBLIC NOTICE SUPERIOR COURT OF NEW JERSEY

CHANCERY DIVISION UNION COUNTY DOCKET NO.

F320299 NOTICE TO ABSENT DEFENDANTS

STATE OF NEW JERSEY TO: SHELDON BIRNHAK

YOU ARE HEREBY summoned and required to serve upon ALLOCCA & PELLEGRINO, P. C., Attorneys for Plaintiff, whose address is 4 Century Drive, Parsippany, New Jersey 07054, an Answer to the Complaint and Amendments to Complaint (if any) filed in a Civil Action in which FUNB of FLCustomer for D. H. is plaintiff and Wilfredo Velez, married as tenants in common with George W. Smith and Mary Smith, husband and wife, et. als. are defendants, pending in the Superior Court of New Jersey, within 35 days after July 22, 1999, exclusive of such date. If you fail to do so, Judgment by Default may be rendered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. You shall file your Answer and Proof of Service in duplicate with the Clerk of the Superior Court, Hughes Justice Complex, CN971, Trenton, New Jersey 08625, in accordance with the Rules of Civil Practice and Procedure.

You are further advised that if you are unable to obtain an attorney you may communicate with the Lawyer Referral Service of the county of venue and that if you cannot afford an attorney, you may communicate with the Legal Services Office of the county of venue. The names and telephone numbers of such agencies are as follows:

Lawyer Referral Service: (908) 3354715 Legal Service: (908) 3544340 THE ACTION has been instituted for the purpose of foreclosing the following tax sale certificate( s):

1. A certain tax certificate 94617, recorded on August 25, 1994, made by Sally Ann Di Rini, C. T. C., Collector of Taxes of City of Plainfield, and State of New Jersey to City of Plainfield and subsequently assigned to plaintiff, FUNB of FLCustomer for D. H. This covers real restate located in the City of Plainfield, County of Union, and State of New Jersey, known as 81822 Hillside Avenue, Block No. 634, Lot No. 6, as shown on the Tax Assessment Map and Tax Map duplicate of City of Plainfield. YOU, Sheldon Birnhak, are made a defendant in the above entitled action because on January 11, 1982, the defendant( s), Sheldon Birnhak, M. D., entered a Judgment against Henry Smith and Mary Smith for a debt of $396.61 in the Superior Court of New Jersey, under Docket No. DJ01646581. This constitutes a subordinate lien on the subject property.

DONALD F. PHELAN CLERK OF THE SUPERIOR COURT

OF NEW JERSEY ALLOCCA & PELLEGRINO 4 Century Drive Parsippany, New Jersey 07054 1 T – 7/ 22/ 99, The Leader Fee: $60.18

PUBLIC NOTICE TOWN OF WESTFIELD

PLANNING BOARD

The Planning Board of the Town of Westfield, New Jersey will meet on August 2, 1999 in the Council Chambers at the Municipal Building, 425 East Broad Street, Westfield, New Jersey at 8: 00 p. m. to hear and consider the following application:

9910( V) SANTO TARTIVITA, 545 WESTFIELD AVENUE, BLOCK NO. 3003, LOT NO. 41, PRELIMINARY AND FINAL MAJOR SITE PLAN APPROVAL. Applicant seeks site plan approval to convert a first floor apartment in a two family house to office space. Applicant proposes removing the existing detached garage, construct paved driveway and parking lot with 8 spaces, curbing, drainage, etc. Applicant proposes the second story existing apartment to remain. Applicant seeks variance from the following:

List of Existing nonconforming zoning conditions:

Section 11.21 E. 1 of the Land Use Ordinance. Ordinance requires the lot to be a minimum of 12,000 square feet and to have a minimum of 12,000 square feet within the first 120 feet of depth – 9,358± is existing.

Section 11.21 E. 2. of the Land Use Ordinance. Ordinance requires a minimum lot width of 100 feet – 50 feet is existing.

Section 11.21 E. 3. of the Land Use Ordinance. Ordinance requires a minimum lot frontage of 100 feet – 50 feet is existing.

Section 11.21. E. 6 of the Land Use Ordinance. Ordinance requires a minimum sideyard of 12 feet — 5.8 feet and 13 feet are existing.

List of New C. 40: 55D70 C:

Section 11.21. E. 6 of the Land Use Ordinance. Ordinance allows a maximum all improvements coverage of 50% — ±61%

is existing. Plans and application are on file in the Office of the Town Engineer, 959 North Avenue, West, Westfield, New Jersey and may be seen Monday through Friday 8: 30 a. m. to 4: 30 p. m.

Kenneth B. Marsh Town Engineer 1 T – 7/ 22/ 99, The Leader Fee: $51.51

PUBLIC NOTICE TOWN OF WESTFIELD

PLANNING BOARD

The Planning Board of the Town of Westfield, New Jersey will meet on August 2, 1999 in the Council Chambers at the Municipal Building, 425 East Broad Street, Westfield, New Jersey at 8: 00 p. m. to hear and consider the following application:

9913( V) GARY M. KRAMER AND RONA KRAMER, SEEKING MINOR SUBDIVISION OF 1260 PROSPECT STREET, BLOCK NO. 101, LOT NO. 45.01. Applicant proposes to create two new lots from an existing single lot. Applicant seeks variance from the following:

List of existing nonconforming variances:

Section 11.03 E. 6. of the Land Use Ordinance. Ordinance requires a minimum sideyard setback of 20 feet – 12.79 feet is existing.

List of New C. 40: 55D70 C variance for Proposed Lot No. 45:

Section 11.03 E. 2. of the Land Use Ordinance. Ordinance requires a minimum lot width of 150 feet – applicant proposes 125 feet.

Section 11.03. E. 3 of the Land Use Ordinance. Ordinance requires a lot frontage of 150 feet – Applicant proposes 125 feet.

Section 11.03. E. 2 of the Land Use Ordinance. Ordinance requires a minimum area of 40,000 square feet within the first 267 feet of lot depth – Applicant proposes 33,375 square feet.

List of New C. 40: 55D70 C variances for Proposed Lot No. 44:

Section 11.03 E. 2. of the Land Use Ordinance. Ordinance requires a minimum lot width of 150 feet – applicant proposes 100 feet.

Section 11.03. E. 3 of the Land Use Ordinance. Ordinance requires a lot frontage of 150 feet – Applicant proposes 100 feet.

Section 11.03. E. 2 of the Land Use Ordinance. Ordinance requires a minimum area of 40,000 square feet within the first 267 feet of lot depth – Applicant proposes 26,700 square feet. Plans and application are on file in the Office of the Town Engineer, 959 North Avenue, West, Westfield, New Jersey and may be seen Monday through Friday 8: 30 a. m. to 4: 30 p. m.

CHARLES H. BRANDT Attorney for Applicants 1 T – 7/ 22/ 99, The Leader Fee: $57.63

PUBLIC NOTICE TOWN OF WESTFIELD

PLANNING BOARD

Notice is hereby given that the Westfield Planning Board at its special meeting on July 15, 1999 memorialized the following Board action of June 7, 1999 re:

997( V) JEFFREY PAUL (OWNER) 455 CHANNING AVENUE, BLOCK NO. 801, LOT NO. 14 AND JOSEPH SGALARDI (OWNER) 451 CHANNING AVENUE, BLOCK NO. 801, LOT NO. 15, SEEKING PRELIMINARY AND FINAL MINOR SUBDIVISION APPROVAL – denied.

Kenneth B. Marsh Secretary 1 T – 7/ 22/ 99, The Leader Fee: $16.32

Westfield Jaycees Announce Names of Scholarship Winners

WESTFIELD — Westfield Jaycees have announced the names of the 1999 Westfield Jaycee Scholarship recipients. The scholarships are awarded annually for higher education needs to Westfield resident students.

This year, a total of $12,000 in scholarship funds were granted to seven local students.

The students and their respective universities which they will attend in the fall are: Donald J. Bucciarelli, St. Peter’s College; Brian J. Dowd, Syracuse University; Elizabeth A. McKeon, Lafayette College; Daniel B. Moore, Penn State University; Mark A. Rotondo, Culinary Institute of America; Robert N. Stroud, St. Peter’s College; and Claire M. Tafelski, Syracuse University.

Donald plans to pursue a business related major at St. Peter’s College. At Westfield High School (WHS), he was active in various vocal music groups, Concert Choir, Chorale, Madrigal Choir, and Choraleers. He is active in ECommerce with the online trading of collectible sports trading cards.

Brian plans to study architecture at Syracuse University. A National Honor Society member at WHS, he participated in Cross Country, Track & Field and also in the Youth Ministry at St. Helen’s Roman Catholic Parish.

Elizabeth will attend Lafayette College in the fall. At WHS, she was a

National Honor Society member, captain of the Womens’ Field Hockey, Basketball and Softball teams, and also active in her church’s Peer Ministry program. She plans to play women’s basketball for Lafayette College. Daniel has been accepted into the Honors Program at Penn State University. He plans to study environmental science and business. He has

been active in theater both at WHS and with the Chatham Players. He attended the Governor’s School on

the Environment in 1998, the Model United Nations, and the Youth & Government Conference on National Affairs. He is also a volunteer at Reed Reeves Arboretum.

Mark will pursue an associate’s degree in baking. His culinary interests have been heightened through his work at Bovella’s Pastry Shoppe in Westfield. He is also an active member of the Redeemer Lutheran Church community.

Robert was captain of the mens’ soccer team at WHS and plans to play for

St. Peter’s. He was active in the vocal music programs such as Concert Choir, Chorale, Choraleers and the 1999 musical theater production, and the Student Council. He also attended 1998 American Legion Jersey Boys’ State.

Claire was accepted into a fiveyear joint degree program at Syracuse. At WHS she participated in the Cross Country and Indoor/ Outdoor Track teams, and was a member of the National Honor Society and Latin Honor Society. She was also active in the Youth Ministry of St. Helen’s Parish.

The Westfield Jaycees are the local chapter of the United States Junior Chamber of Commerce. A group of local individuals volunteering time and effort toward the betterment of our community with a particular focus on the future of youth.

For more information, please call the Jaycee Hotline at (908) 2325123 or visit www. westfieldnj. com/ jaycees.

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SCOTCH PLAINS – Mandy Reichman of Scotch Plains was named to the Dean’s List at Columbia University. To be eligible for the Dean’s List, students must have at least a 3.33 grade point average.

* * * * * WESTFIELD – Westfield resident

Daniel Gleason recently received a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Pomona College, Claremont, California. He graduated cum laude and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.

He is the son of Marcia Graff and the stepson of Dr. Jerold Graff, of Westfield.

* * * * *

Brandee M. Aylward of Mountainside received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Education recently from Bloomsburg University, Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania.

Separately, the university announced its Dean’s List for the second semester of the 199899 academic year. To qualify for the Dean’s List, a student must have a quality point average of 3.5 or higher.

Named to the Dean’s List are

Kathryn C. Heinkel of Westfield and Elizabeth B. Kylish and Sara L. Kylish, of Scotch Plains.

* * * * * WESTFIELD – Emily Dexter and

Robert C. Anderson, both of Westfield, recently earned degrees from Hartwick College in Oneonta, New York.

Emily is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Dexter of Westfield.

Robert is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Anderson of Westfield. He earned a Bachelor of Science Degree, with departmental distinction in information science.

* * * * * WESTFIELD – Lindsay E. Zachar and Andrew W. Zachar, Jr.

of Westfield, were on the spring term Dean’s List at Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina.

To qualify for the Dean’s List, students must earn a grade point average of 3.4 or higher on a 4.0 scale.

Lindsay and Andrew are the children of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Zachar of Westfield.

* * * * * WESTFIELD – Christina B. Liebrich of Westfield graduated with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences at the University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland.

She is the daughter of Bernadine Liebrich and the late Robert Liebrich.

While at the University of Maryland, Christina was a member of the Potomac Valley Search & Rescue Team and participated in the Adult Health and Development Program where she worked with elderly and developmentally challenged individuals.

* * * * * Area residents recently were named to the Dean’s List at Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts.

They are Kirsten Monika Unfried

and Sheri D. Weinberg, of Scotch Plains, and David K. Solondz, of Mountainside.

* * * * * Several area residents recently graduated from Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania.

They are Westfield residents: Michael J. Toth, who received a Bachelor of Arts Degree and Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemical Engineering; Edward M. Joffe, who received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering, and Meghan E. Bender, who received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology. Scotch Plains resident Jennifer A. Fox, received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management.

Michael is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Toth; Edward is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Joffe, and Meghan is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Bender. Jennifer is the daughter of Howard Fox.

Theodore Schundler Named Graduate At St. Peter’s Prep

WESTFIELD — Theodore Schundler of Westfield was among the 180 members of the Class of 1999 to graduate from St. Peter’s Preparatory School in Jersey City on June 9. The graduation ceremony was held at the Yanitelli Life Center at St. Peter’s College.

Newark Academy Students Earn Spring Term Honors

WESTFIELD — Newark Academy in Livingston has announced that students from Westfield and Scotch Plains have achieved High Honors and Honors for the spring term.

Students receiving High Honors included Julien Cobert, grade 6; Arti Mattu, grade 8, and Daniel Ramage, grade 11, all of Westfield, and Avni Shah, grade 8, of Scotch Plains.

Those who achieved Honors included Stephanie Brody, grade 9; Stephen Savage, grade 11, and Brad Bosonac, grade 12, all of Scotch Plains, and John Acquadro and Stefanie Forman, grade 9; Emilie Cobert, grade 10; Nicole Panza, grade 11, and Mark Forscher, grade 12, all of Westfield.

Education Commissioner Announces Byrd Scholars

WESTFIELD — Commissioner of Education David Hespe has announced the names of 181 New Jersey students who will receive Robert C. Byrd Scholarships for 1999.

Local recipients include: Tara Bhandari and Laura Gornowski of Westfield; Celeste Coleman, Mindy Wu and Daniel Pastula of Scotch Plains and Lucy Zhao of Fanwood.

The federal scholarship program, administered by the New Jersey Department of Education, awards scholarships to the most academically talented members of high school graduating classes. The students compete against other applicants within each of New Jersey’s 13 congressional districts.

Scholarship winners receive $1,500 a year, contingent on federal funding, for four years of study at any accredited college or university. Students who maintain fulltime status and exhibit academic progress by school standards are entitled to renew the scholarship each year.

Almost 1,300 applications were received. The winners were selected based on their college entrance examination scores, class rankings, grade point averages and other factors, including academic honors and responses to an essay question. Applicants had to be legal New Jersey residents and be nominated by their schools.

For more information about the Robert C. Byrd Honors Scholarship

program, or New Jersey’s 1999 scholarship recipients, please contact Sue Sliker, program administrator, at (609) 7770800.

Mathematics Fair Held At Roosevelt School

WESTFIELD – Sixthgrade students at Roosevelt Intermediate School in Westfield participated in a mathematics fair on June 10 and 11, shortly before school ended for the year.

The students were given the opportunity to share with one another their mathematical ideas. The event was created as a result of the success of the MiniMath Olympics, which was held earlier this year.

This was another event where the sixth grade students on both teams worked together at different learning stations.

Their teachers, Linda Wagstaff and Elizabeth Scheuerer, organized both events so that students could further extend their understanding of the true value of team work and its correlation to achieving success in mathematics.

Donald J. Bucciarelli Brian J. Dowd Elizabeth A. McKeon

Daniel B. Moore Mark A. Rotondo

Robert N. Stroud Claire M. Tafelski

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