Category: Featured

Writer’s Block: I’ll Take A Rain Check

Sometimes I’m pretty sensitive. When I get yelled at or my feelings are hurt, I go through a litany of reasons about why something is probably my fault, even if it really isn’t. No one needs to make me feel like an idiot because I usually do a pretty good job of making myself feel like one.

Make Your Vacation Security Checklist

With summer vacation right around the corner, you’re probably busy planning itineraries, shopping for new bathing suits and finishing up work projects. But before you completely check out, take a few minutes to review a few financial safeguards that could save you a ton of grief and money – and protect your identity.

State Releases School Report Cards For 2010-11 School Year

TRENTON – The Department of Education today released Report Cards for each public school in the state for the 2010-11 school year. Based in part on these results, the Department of Education has already begun interventions in Priority Schools – the lowest-performing five percent of schools in the state over the past three years – with full support to begin in September through the state’s new Regional Achievement Centers.

Elizabeth School Board President Indicted For Allegedly Filing False Applications For Free Lunch Program

TRENTON – The president of the Elizabeth School Board has been indicted for allegedly stealing from the Elizabeth School District’s free lunch program by filing false applications for her children, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced. The federally funded program offers free and reduced-price lunches for students who otherwise might not be able to afford them.