MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Relying on good old-fashioned peer-to-peer communication, high school students from throughout Middlesex County produced 30-second public service announcements to warn their friends and classmates about the dangers of drinking and driving.
NEW BRUNSWICK—A South Brunswick High School English teacher has pleaded guilty to taking credit cards from two co-workers and running up a bill of about $300, according to Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan.
PERTH AMBOY – Does your little girl dream of being a princess? The Raritan Bay Area YMCA wants to give her the chance.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – The Dismal Swamp Preservation Commission is seeking the input of local youth to design a logo for the conservation area known as the Dismal Swamp.
EDISON – The Jewish Community Center of Middlesex County will hold an open house for its two summer camp programs on Tuesday, May 4, from 6:30 – 8 p.m.
STATE—Children’s Specialized and Kohl’s are co-hosting free carnivals in May. The two have partnered together in an effort to educate the public about the special needs of children with physical and neurological challenges.
MADISON — Nicole Aiello, a resident of South Plainfield, and a senior majoring in Biological and Allied Health Science on Fairleigh Dickinson’s University’s College at Florham in Madison, presented her senior honors thesis last week.
PERTH AMBOY—The Perth Amboy High School band and choir held their annual spring concert on Monday, April 19.
NEWARK— Starting Saturday, commuters will pay more to use NJ Transit buses and trains. The fare hikes were implemented to address a $300 million budget shortfall.
CARTERET—Mayor Daniel Reiman welcomed the Carteret High School freshman class on Friday April 30 for a special event marking the beginning of the “Adopt a Park” program, a partnership between the borough and school system through which classes will spend a day cleaning up a designated Carteret park.