CLARK — The Clark School District has been recognized as one of only 388 school districts throughout the United States included on the national College Board’s Advanced Placement Achievement List.
RAHWAY — Second grade students in Kristi Richert’s class at Franklin School in Rahway learned all about penguins. They learned how penguins survive the cold winters in Antarctica and how they care for their eggs and baby chicks.
RAHWAY — On Thursday, March 24, Roosevelt School held their annual Family Reading Night at the Rahway Public Library. Children enjoyed the story “Dewey: There’s a Cat in the Library”, read by Superintendent of Schools Edward L. Yergalonis.
RAHWAY — Pi is the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. The mathematical constant is the same for every circle and is approximately 3.14. The fifth graders in Deborah Prakapas’s class at Roosevelt School in Rahway celebrated Pi Day on March 14 by enjoying a large cookie pizza “pi”.
LACKLAND AIR FORCE BASE, Texas — Jabrel L. Wilson has joined the United States Air Force under the Delayed Entry Program. The program gives young men and women the opportunity to enlist and delay going into basic military training for up to one year.
MOUNTAINSIDE – The federal Internal Revenue Service will auction a liquor license issued by the City of Plainfield on Tuesday, April 19.
CLARK — Jeff Klaus from the Union County Bomb Squad recently visited the Clark Preschool with his robot Andros. He demonstrated how the robot climbs, turns, finds and picks up objects.
EDISON — A Middlesex County man was arrested Saturday morning and charged with the recent shooting death of a Plainfield man.
HILLSIDE – According to a new study released by the Community FoodBank of New Jersey and Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization, 13.3% of Union County’s population is food insecure.
TRENTON – Fifteen capital projects in Union County are scheduled to advance with a total of over $184 million in funding under the proposed $3.5 billion FY 12 Transportation Capital Program, the Christie Administration announced Friday.