[PHOTOS] Our Lady Of Peace Students Get Ready For Catholic Schools Week


FORDS — The teachers and students at Our Lady of Peace School in Fords are preparing for Catholic School Week. Catholics School Week opens with 10 a.m. Mass in the parish church on Sunday, Jan. 26, followed by an open…

Linden School No. 10 Supports Teacher With Breast Cancer


LINDEN — The Linden Public School No. 10 PTA is selling T-shirts as a fundraiser to assist Kim Marie Kefalas, a third grade teacher who is battling breast cancer. If anyone is interested in purchasing a T-shirt, they may contact…

Four Rahway High School Students Perform With Regional Honors Bands & Orchestra

Region II Band and Orchestra performers from Rahway High School from left, Philip Schroeder, Gabriel Rolon, Saahir Fazaluddin, and Robert Parson.

RAHWAY — Four Rahway High School band members, previously selected by audition, performed with the Region II Honors Bands and Orchestra on Sunday, Jan. 12 at Montgomery High School in Skillman. Robert Parson, bassoon and Saahir Fazaluddin, mallets (first chair)…

Elizabeth School Recognized For Student Achievement

ELIZABETH – Terence C. Reilly School No. 7 from Elizabeth has been named a National Title I Distinguished School by the New Jersey State Department of Education. School No. 7 is one of 59 schools throughout the country and the only school in New Jersey being nationally recognized for exceptional student achievement in 2013.

Christie Calls For Longer School Year

Gov. Chris Christie

TRENTON – As the Legislature continued its investigation of a widening George Washington Bridge scandal, Gov. Chris Christie delivered his annual State of the State address on Tuesday. The Republican governor acknowledged that “mistakes were clearly made” and said he…

Perth Amboy Catholic School Students Win “Be Smart About Medicine” Contest

Pictured left to right: Lizbeth Nunez, Antonio Feliciano, Alyssa Sierra and Jazmin Genao.

PERTH AMBOY — Four Students from Perth Amboy Catholic School were winners in the “Be Smart About Medicine” Creative Expression Contest sponsored by the Coalition for Healthy Communities, NCADD of Middlesex County.

Clark Sixth Graders Share Information About Storms


CLARK — Students in Danielle DeFalco’s sixth grade earth science classes at Carl H. Kumpf Middle School in Clark created their own public service announcement storm pamphlets last week. The classes have been learning about different types of storms and…