ELIZABETH — Three sitting members of the Board of Education will be challenged by a slate of newcomers recruited by the city’s political machine to disrupt reformers’ primary election efforts aimed at displacing state Sen. Raymond Lesniak, the power broker who is sponsoring legislation to privatize public education.
UNION COUNTY – The following candidates filed to run for their local school boards in this year’s election on April 27:
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – The following candidates filed to run for their local school boards in this year’s election on April 27:
CLARK – The Clark Board of Education will meet tonight, with the public session scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. in the Clark Council Chambers at 315 Westfield Avenue. An executive session is scheduled at 5 p.m. in the high school’s media center.
BINGHAMTON, N.Y. – Four Edison students are on the Dean’s List for their outstanding academic achievement for the Fall 2010 semester from Harpur College of Arts and Sciences at Binghamton University, State University of New York.
CLARK — Raquel and Howie from Clark Target came to the Clark Preschool to read to all the classes to help celebrate Dr. Seuss’s Birthday and Read Across America last week.
LINDEN — Students of Saints Mary and Elizabeth Academy’s 7th grade class hosted Mardi Gras celebrations for the entire school. Festivities opened up with a parade of students performing flips and somersaults. Students then were able to enjoy activities such as bowling, basketball shooting contest, tic-tac-toe and face painting.
MIAMI, Fla. — Scott Hagan of Rahway has been awarded a Bachelor of Science in Management degree in Management from Kaplan University, a leader in higher education innovation.
ROSELLE/ELIZABETH – On Saturday, April 16, the Elizabeth NJ Firemen’s Federal Credit Union will sponsor the Play Ball for Miracles Charity Softball Tournament to raise money for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and the families of firefighters who have children with special needs.
LINDEN – On March 2, volunteers from Infineum USA L.P. joined millions of children, parents, educators and professionals across the nation to celebrate Read Across America day to honor the birthday of the beloved children’s book author, Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as “Dr. Seuss,” at several local schools.