LINDEN — On Friday, Feb. 5, students of Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Academy in Linden learned a lesson about faith and forgiveness from former police officer Steven McDonald.
RAHWAY—Have students taken over Franklin School in Rahway? Fifth grade student Emerson Figueroa was elected to be principal for the day.
LINDEN—If you are a busy parent or you are not satisfied with your child’s school report card, Castle Learning Center can help you.
RAHWAY—Students at Roosevelt School were asked, “What are you doing for others?” They traced and cut out a handprint and wrote their messages.
UNION COUNTY — Tina Renna, president Union County Watchdog Association, is demanding answers from Westfield officials concerning the dismissal of two disorderly persons charges filed against a politically-connected police officer.
ELIZABETH — The Wall Street Journal has reported that U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez urged the Federal Reserve to bailout a struggling bank without disclosing that two of his top campaign contributors were chairman and vice chairman of the bank’s board of directors.
TRENTON – The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) is preparing for another potentially significant winter storm, expected to arrive this evening. The storm would be the second major weather event in New Jersey in the last four days.
STATE – Another snowstorm is moving in later tonight and could blanket the area with between 8-18 inches before tapering off Wednesday night.
RAHWAY—Rahway homeowners may be able to obtain financial assistance to upgrade their old appliances and water fixtures through a special ‘reverse rebate’ auction.
LINDEN—A review of voting statistics from the February 2008 presidential primary election reveals what appears to be a pattern of racial discrimination.