Middlesex County

Walk-a-thon raised $40,000 to support services

With Aretha Franklin on the public address system calling for “R-E-S-P-E-C-T,” members of Community Access Unlimited (CAU), along with friends, family, volunteers, staff and donors, recently stepped off the line for the 16th Annual Ira Geller Memorial Walk-a-Thon held at…

Calderon graduates basic Air Force training

Air Force Airman 1st Class Pedro A. Calderon graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare…

New Jersey leading the nation in poverty

New Jersey Policy Perspective (NJPP) released a new report that says the Garden State experienced the largest increase in poverty and child poverty in the nation last year. The progressive think tank also found that New Jersey has recovered only 40…

Women’s Center offering free workshops

Milltown, NJ – The Women’s Center at Jewish Family Services of Middlesex County (JFS) is offering free workshops for Fall 2014: October/November – Courses are being offered in Microsoft Word, LinkedIn, and Outlook, as well as beginning computer training for individuals…