CARTERET—On Friday, Oct. 2, Mayor Daniel J. Reiman was joined by representatives from 12 regional chemical companies that operate facilities in Carteret, for a ceremony featuring the signing of the “Hazmat Funding Agreement” (HFA).
WOODBRIDGE—They may not be the most fashionable accessory this fall, but the special goggles that Woodbridge High School students donned this morning may actually save their lives.
RAHWAY—Bonnie Blackman, a representative from Jostens, Inc., addresses students in a journalism elective at Rahway High School.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY—Middlesex County Public Health Department and Department Chairperson Freeholder Ronald G. Rios announced Oct. 1 the “Get Active. Eat Right. Be Healthy.” poster contest as part of an effort to combat obesity. The contest will be open to all…
UNION— Liberty Hall Museum at Kean University was one of 12 historic sites in Union County to receive funds under the matching $550,000 Preserve Union County grants.
RAHWAY – Mrs. Meriton’s third grade students at Roosevelt School in Rahway were asked, “How many drops of water can fit on a penny?”
BILOXI, Miss.—Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Charrich P. Charlemagne has graduated from the Ground Radio Communications Equipment Apprentice Course at Keesler Air Force Base, Biloxi, Miss.
WOODBRIDGE – The Parker Press Park in Woodbridge will again be transformed into a fine art and craft gallery on Saturday, Oct. 10.
CRANFORD—Dr. James T. Fisher, author of the recently published “On the Irish Waterfront: The Crusader, the Movie, and the Soul of the Port of New York” (Cornell University Press), will speak at the Cranford Community Center on Oct. 7.
Assemblyman Joe Cryan voted for all the taxes below, including a $500 million toll increase on the Turnpike and Parkway, a $400 million employer tax to support jobless benefits, and taxes and fees the Gov. Corzine has proposed on income,…