UTAPAO, Thailand – For the daughter of an Elizabeth woman, being an ambassador for peace in a country known for its spicy cuisine, magnificent colorful temples, and lush jungles where deadly cobra snakes are king, was quite an experience recently.
TRENTON – A Newark woman was sentenced yesterday for assisting a former employee of the City of Newark in a conspiracy to steal hundreds of thousands of dollars from the federally funded Women, Infants and Children (WIC) nutrition program by means of fraudulent vouchers.
ELIZABETH—Community Access Unlimited (CAU) will host its 26th annual awards night celebration on Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at L’Affaire in Mountainside.
SPRINGFIELD—The AAA New Jersey Automobile Club invites AAA members and the general public to donate to its pet collection, which will benefit local animal shelters.
RAHWAY — In what seems to be a historical season, the Rahway boys & girls winter track team continues the program’s storied tradition.
CLARK – Clark Public Schools will evaluate children between the ages of three and 21 to determine if they need special education services through the Project Child Find program.
CLARK—Christina Guercio of Clark, a senior at Arthur L. Johnson High School, has received a scholarship to attend Berkeley College.
GREAT LAKES, Ill.—Navy Seaman Recruit Katherine M. Bennett, niece of Tracey D. Bennett of Elizabeth, N. J., recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
RAHWAY—On March 2, the teachers at Roosevelt School in Rahway wanted to get the word out about the importance of children’s literacy.
RAHWAY—Students at Franklin School in Rahway recently held their annual Third Grade Black History Month PowerPoint Museum. Parents and faculty were invited to attend a virtual electronic museum hosted in the school’s computer lab.