EDISON – Investors Saving Bank has formed an alliance with the Edison Memorial Tower Corporation (EMTC) to honor the important innovations that inventor Thomas Alva Edison developed at his Menlo Park laboratories in Edison. The bank will support the EMTC’s ongoing programs by raising and donating funds to non-profit organization.
CLARK—St. John the Apostle School hosted their annual Back to School on Thursday, Sept. 24. The school welcomed new and returning parents of the 388 students who are currently enrolled for the 2009-2010 school year.
WOODBRIDGE– World-renowned artist, portraitist, sculptor and educator Kenneth Hari will share his knowledge and talent by giving a lecture on Oct. 25 and a four-day workshop to run from Oct. 26 through 29 at the Barron Arts Center, located at 582 Rahway Avenue in Woodbridge.
ELIZABETH—Benedictine Academy will hold a “Grand Reunion” on Saturday, Oct. 17 in Elizabeth for all classes (including women who attended the BA Paterson campus) of the all-female Catholic college prep secondary school. The event will be held from 12:30 to 4 p.m. at the school, located at 840 North Broad Street in Elizabeth.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY—M.C.F.O.O.D.S., Middlesex County’s food bank, has been coordinating neighborhood food drives all around the county, and these food drives have been helpful in adding inventory to the warehouse, especially during certain time periods when food supplies are extremely low.…
STATE – According to a poll by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s PublicMind™, most New Jersey voters don’t know about tonight’s gubernatorial debate.
WOODBRIDGE – Police are investigating an apparent attempted murder-suicide that took place at an Amherst Avenue home Wednesday afternoon.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY—A Middlesex County shuttle bus driver has been charged with stealing cash from a donation box used by passengers who make voluntary contributions in appreciation of free rides to various destinations, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced Wednesday.
LINDEN – Police made a series of narcotics-related arrests late last month to conclude three separate investigations.
EDISON – On Sunday morning, Sept. 27, the girls’ varsity soccer team from the Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison participated in the eighth annual Firefighter Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Run/Walk. The 5K was held at the Brooklyn side of the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel in New York City.