There is talk about “merit pay” for teachers, as if this was something other than a fraud. Those who work earn pay as compensation.
Pardon me for saying so, but the ‘Democrats for Change’ challenge to the ‘Machine Pols’ has a snowball’s chance in Hades of succeeding. I take no pleasure in saying this, but the professional politicians are too well entrenched in their positions for a well-deserved change to occur.
In recognition of National Volunteer Week, April 18-24, I would like to thank the many tutors, board members, and office volunteers who donate their valuable time to Literacy Volunteers of Union County.
It is with sincere gratitude that I recognize the tireless efforts of Fresh Air Fund volunteers in Northern New Jersey as the country celebrates National Volunteer Week.
On behalf of the custodians of Woodbridge Township I would like to say something about privatizing. It is a proven fact that it doesn’t work and will cost the district more in the long run.
The joys of pregnancy and motherhood can be short-lived—or non-existent—for women with postpartumdepression. An estimated 10 percent of new mothers struggle with this disorder that can be devastating for the mother, her infant, partner, and family.
The First Presbyterian Church of Metuchen supports over 30 local and worldwide charities with proceeds from our unique rummage sale. Many supporters of the rummage sale have asked, what then happens after the rummage sale, what happens after the crowds have disappeared, what happens to the clothes and knick-knacks leftover at the end of the day?
When facing tough times, most Americans turn to the arts. We crank up our favorite songs on the radio, go to a movie, or settle in for an evening of “Dancing with the Stars.”
According to the Drunk driving laws of New Jersey, any person found with a Blood Alcohol Content of 0.08% or more is eligible to be arrested for DUI and is considered to be driving under the influence, a common yet serious crime in the country.
Reforming our obsolete immigration system is a human rights issue that can no longer wait. Our nation needs a clear and workable path toward legal residency for the millions of undocumented workers and families living in this country.