ELIZABETH — Union Catholic High School of Scotch Plains defeated Benedictine Academy of Elizabeth 54-22 on Dec. 31 to win the fifth annual Dr. Rose Marie Battaglia Christmas Basketball Tournament held last week.
ELIZABETH – On Saturday, Jan. 8, beginning at 9 a.m. Union County College Division of Economic Development and Continuing Education will be hosting an open house those interested in learning more about the various certificate programs and enrichment courses offered during the spring semester.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK — Hindus have applauded the South Brunswick School District for declaring Diwali as a school holiday, calling it “a step in the right direction”.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) last week released guidance recommending that schools take steps to reduce potential exposures to PCBs from older fluorescent lighting fixtures.
EDISON — Middlesex County College will offer Instant Decision Day on Thursday, Jan. 6 at 6 p.m. The event will be held in the College Center on the Edison campus.
NEWARK — On Sunday, Jan. 16, the PTSA and Newark Public Schools will open the doors of Science Park High School in tribute to the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
CLARK– Second grade students in Jennifer Lewis’s class at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School have an old fashioned pen and paper relationship with Gail Lombardi’s second grade students at Valley Road Elementary School in Clark.
CLARK – The students at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School in Clark recently enjoyed a day with the National Circus Project. The students participated in various circus-themed activities throughout the day. The hands-on workshops were a fun mix of physical education and cultural arts programs.
CLARK – In the spirit of the holidays, second grade students at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School in Clark donated their class gift money to 16-year old Clark resident, Eryka Underwood, who was severely burned in an accident on Nov. 2, 2010.
RAHWAY — On Monday, Dec. 13, Rutgers Men’s Basketball Coach Mike Rice, along with some of his coaches and players, visited Rahway Middle School.