UNION—In the summer of 2008, Congress approved an expansion of benefits in the G.I. Bill for military veterans serving after September 11, 2001. In August 2009, recipients became eligible for tuition support, which is based upon the highest in-state tuition charged by an educational institution.
UNION — Celebrate this holiday season at historic Liberty Hall Museum during its month-long holiday extravaganza. Beginning Thanksgiving weekend, the Liberty Hall mansion will be decked with holiday cheer featuring the decorative styles of bygone eras.
TRENTON—The Mega Millions jackpot will reset to $12 million for the drawing to be held on Friday, Nov. 13, but not before giving one lucky New Jerseyan their share of a $77 million jackpot. The fortunate New Jersey winner shares the jackpot with a fellow winner in California. Each share of the jackpot is worth an estimated $38.5 million.
UNION—Liberty Hall Museum and the Kean University Service Corps will be collecting items for Toys for Tots this holiday season. Help the needy children in Union County by bringing an unwrapped gift for children ages 0-15 to one of three drop locations now through Dec. 14.
UNION—The Children’s Department of the Union Public Library has scheduled several programs at the main library during the month of December.
UNION—The Children’s Department of the Union Public Library has scheduled the following programs at the Vauxhall Branch during the month of December:
UNION – Kean University will host the first in a series of “Student for a Day” events on Wednesday, Nov. 18, at 9 a.m.
UNION—A $12,000 grant secured through the National Weather Service is helping Kean University students learn more about the impact of thunderstorms.
UNION—Kean University is seeking budding environmentalists to participate in a sustainability essay contest.
UNION—Music icon and legendary trumpet player Herb Alpert and his wife, internationally renowned singer Lani Hall, will perform together Friday, Nov. 6, at 7:30 p.m. at Kean University’s Wilkins Theatre.