LINDEN — The Linden School No. 9 PTA held its fifth annual Barnes and Noble Read-A- Long. This one of the many initiatives of the PTA to promote reading and made it fun for the children to read in a different environment.
MILLBURN – What better way is there for New Jersey teens to shout down drugs than by using one of the most effective entertainment mediums?
CARTERET — Mayor Dan Reiman is appealing to the Middlesex County Executive Superintendent of schools to block a recently renegotiated contract extension and salary increase for the Carteret School Superintendent.
CLARK — The Arthur L. Johnson 2010 Central Jersey Group II Sectional State Championship Girls Soccer Team was honored at the Board of Education Meeting on Dec. 14.
ELIZABETH – At tonight’s meeting of the Elizabeth Board of Education, board members will honor Felipe Gómez for over 50 years of tireless dedication to the cause of democracy in his native Cuba and civic service to the community.
EDISON — Looking for gift ideas for the chef in your life? Middlesex County College is offering 30 different cooking classes starting in January.
CRANFORD – Beginning in January 2011, Union County College, in partnership with the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs and the New Jersey Business & Industry Association, will offer a comprehensive series of training courses to meet the federal and state requirements for New Jersey contractors performing renovation, repair and painting projects that may disturb lead-based paint in pre-1978 homes, child-care facilities and multi-family dwellings.
CLARK — Sister Regina Martin, principal at Mother Seton Regional High School, lights the Advent wreath with students in the school chapel. The Advent prayer service is held daily in the Clark school’s chapel before the start of the school day.
CLARK — Grateful for their ongoing support of The Clark Scholarship Fund, the fund’s president and treasurer recently presented a recognition plaque to Columbia Bank’s Clark branch manager, Sharon Reddin.
TRENTON—Voters in Woodbridge and South River approved school construction projects yesterday.