As a professional educator for over 25 years, I recognize what a privilege it is to be invited into the private lives of my students and their families. Well, to be completely honest about it, sometimes I just had to barge right in and not wait for the invitation. But once there, I was usually typecast as the listener, problem solver and voice of reason.
Blood Drive • July 10 from 12:30-6:30 p.m. and July 11 from 11:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. – Jersey Gardens Outlet Mall, 651 Kapkowski Road, Elizabeth, will host a blood drive. For info, call 1-800-933-2566.
I hated Sid, and probably still do, even though it’s been decades since he dated and thereby threatened to steal my big sister.
COLONIA — New Jersey Blood Services, which is a division of the New York Blood Center, encourages all eligible persons to honor eight year old leukemia victim Bethany Ciccarelli of Woodbridge. Each donor who gives blood today between 2 and 8 p.m. at the Colonia Fire Department, will receive two free Mets tickets.
TRENTON – This morning, the state Senate approved a compromise plan that would cap future property tax increases at two percent per year by a vote of 36-3.
LINDEN – The city is using automated cameras to enforce traffic regulations at three intersections, officials said Tuesday.
TRENTON – The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission will eliminate Monday hours and extend outs on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, Chief Administrator Raymond P. Martinez announced Wednesday.
STATE — A new George Mason University study on public pension systems across the USA says New Jersey’s system will go broke between three and nine years from now without massive reform.
MILWAUKEE, Wisc. – “Breakfast is the most important meal of the day.” Mothers have used that statement to coax children into eating breakfast for years. As it turns out, Mom was right.
RAHWAY – United Water Rahway is urging customers to conserve water and cut back on outdoor usage during this heat wave.