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Honoring service & connecting generations

Army veteran Bill O’Brien, president of the Menlo Home Residents’ Council, reads a letter from one of the kids at the college child care center, while Christopher Pellegrino of Old Bridge, the president of the Middlesex Veterans and Servicemembers Association, looks on.

Students from the Middlesex County College Veterans and Servicemembers Association, along with Democracy House, visited residents at the Veterans Memorial Home at Menlo Park in Edison over the Thanksgiving break. The students toured the facility, chatted with the residents, and served delicious apple…

Anthropologists Address Climate Change

Anthropologists focus on aspects of climate change research that other scientists do not fully address, specifically the disproportionately adverse impacts to vulnerable populations, how those impacts will shape public adaptation policies, and what we know from the past that can…

$219,000 conference table draws fire

Kean University President Dawood Farahi is again at the center of criticism for a decision to spend $219,000 on a custom-built, multimedia conference table that was purchased from a company in China without competitive bidding. Farahi and a Chinese Communist Party…

Weather alert

Snow totals could range from 3 to 6 inches across Union County, according to the latest weather forecasts. Rain began today, and it is expected to turn to snow before concluding late in the evening. Officials urge residents to take the appropriate precautions and…