EDISON—The Edison Recreation Department will begin accepting team applications for the 2010 Men’s Basketball Program on Monday, Oct. 26. All applications must be returned by Friday, Dec. 4.
RAHWAY—Rahway Middle School students in Mr. Petersen’s eighth grade social studies classes examined the spice trade and its effect on Europe. Students sampled chocolate before and after the addition of spices to determine which one tasted better.
RAHWAY – After the third graders at Grover Cleveland School in Rahway learned about mysteries and detectives, they were visited by a real detective on Wednesday, Oct. 7.
PERTH AMBOY—Cadet Saysha Rojas graduated from the New Jersey National Guard ChalleNGe Youth Program on Aug. 29. Rojas, of Perth Amboy, is one of the 105 New Jersey teens in the program’s 30th graduating class.
NEWARK– The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities announced today that New Jersey now has over 100 MW of solar capacity with more than 4,340 projects statewide. The ground-breaking achievement is the latest example of New Jersey’s renewable energy leadership and commitment to reducing greenhouse gas emissions, officials said.
TRENTON—Construction will begin on a pathway that will complete the 70-mile trail running along the Delaware & Raritan Canal from Frenchtown to New Brunswick, Department of Environmental Protection Acting Commissioner Mark N. Mauriello announced Tuesday.
WOODBRIDGE—Mayor John E. McCormac and the Mayor’s Wellness Campaign will host the 2009 Mayor’s Health Expo on Saturday, Oct. 17, at The Club at Woodbridge. The annual Mayor’s Health Expo & Municipal Alliance Day is sponsored by the Woodbridge Township Department of Health & Human Services.
CLARK– Power Rangers, princesses and some pretty scary monsters are only a few of the costumed characters you’ll probably see walking through your neighborhood on Halloween.
MONROE—In response to rising needs, Jewish Family & Vocational Service of Middlesex County has expanded its kosher food pantry to include dairy products and eggs.
RAHWAY—Marla Lind, Fashion Show Boutique Auction Chairman (at right) admires 3 of the 7 donated basket entries in the 5th Annual RWJ Rahway Hospital Family Basket Contest.