LINDEN — During the month of February, the 21st Century Community Learning Center in Linden has coordinated a Pasta for Pennies Drive to help support the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of New Jersey.
RAHWAY — Students in Mrs. Harris’ pre-kindergarten class at Franklin School in Rahway conducted an investigation to see if certain items are heavier or lighter than other items.
SUMMIT — Acclaimed New York architect Thomas Phifer will present Environmental Imperatives in Architecture at the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey in Summit on April 28.
RAHWAY – New Jersey poison education director Paula Valenzuela came to Franklin School in Rahway to teach the third and fourth grade students about poison prevention.
CLARK — Over 150 men, women and children participated in the “Friends of Jason” Zumba fundraiser, which was hosted by Clark Recreation at the rec center.
April 5 at 6:14 p.m. – Officer James Guinta investigated a theft at Seminary Avenue.
April 5 at 7:46 p.m. – In the vicinity of the 1100 block of Raritan Road, Officer Terrance Harrison arrested Clark resident Andrew Mellein, 21, and charged him with possession of a hypodermic syringe. He was subsequently released on his own recognizance pending a court date.
TRENTON – Senator Nicholas P. Scutari (D-Union) said a report that the Department of Transportation has made it a goal to double the number of towns using red-light cameras is deeply concerning, adding that “it appears the state is using the pilot program as a means to raise revenue for towns and cities rather than to improve public safety as the Legislature intended.”
NEWARK – An Elizabeth man admitted to preparing numerous false individual income tax returns on behalf of his clients in Jersey City, resulting in a significant tax loss to the IRS, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced Tuesday.
CLARK — The NJ State 4-H Archery Competition was held at Union County’s Oak Ridge Park archery range in Clark on Saturday, April 9. Teenagers came from 4-H Clubs in Hunterdon, Middlesex, Sussex and Union Counties to compete.