Three Metuchen Sixth Graders Recognized In Letters For Literature Contest


METUCHEN — Each year, the Library of Congress’s Center for the Book sponsors a contest called Letters for Literature. Students are asked to write letters to the author of a favorite book, telling why this book inspired them.

Middlesex County Vocational And Technical Schools To Host Annual Advisory Committee Dinner

PISCATAWAY — More than 250 members of the Advisory Committees of the Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools and Adult Technical Schools will gather at 6 p.m. April 25 on the Piscataway Campus for the annual Advisory Committee dinner and meeting.

Middlesex County Vo-Tech Dance Students Chosen For Elite NYU Program

EAST BRUNSWICK — Two dance students from the East Brunswick Campus of the Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools are participating in a highly selective program at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts in Manhattan.

Elizabeth Public Schools To Hold Saturday “Excellence Parade”

ELIZABETH – The Elizabeth Public Schools will hold an Excellence Parade on Saturday, April 21, at 11 a.m. Students from the district’s thirty-three schools will participate in the parade and be represented in various cheering sections throughout the parade route.

Cool Creativity

Cristina Jordan (Woodbridge) puts the finishing touches on her creation.

EDISON — Students in the Garde Manger class at Middlesex County College recently displayed their artistic side as they learned the fundamentals of ice carving. In this course, taught by Chef Walter Leffler, the students used chain saws to mold blocks of ice and then chisels to create the details.