Category: Carteret

$20,000 grant to Carteret schools

Mayor Dan Reiman joined with the Verizon Foundation to announce that the Carteret School District has received a $20,000 grant. The grant will assist an after-school Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) program focused on programming skills and LEGO robotics at…

Nurses graduate UCC & Trinitas

A class of 46 completed the co-operative nursing program offered through Trinitas School of Nursing and Union County College (UCC) in May. The graduates now hold nursing diplomas and Associate in Science degrees granted at graduation exercises held recently at…

Wardlaw-Hartridge students honored

Upper School students at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison were honored for their participation and achievement at the Honors Assembly on May 29 in the All-Purpose Room. The program began with a welcome by Rhona Eserner, Upper School Head, and…

NJ taxpayers got smoked in tobacco bond deal

Behind New Jersey’s Tobacco Bond Bailout, A Hedge Fund’s $100 Million Payday by Cezary Podkul | ProPublica TRENTON, N.J. — When state Treasurer Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff briefed lawmakers on New Jersey’s ailing budget in April, he brought good news. His office had just…

Carteret memories

CARTERET-The following memories are from Robert Zaleski: “Price’s Men’s Store was operated by Sol and Gerry Price (brothers) and their mom worked there also doing alterations. Both Sol and Gerry enjoyed playing tennis but Sol was by far the better…