Bill Providing Income Tax Deduction For Contributions To College Savings Plan Clears Hurdle

TRENTON – A Senate committee released legislation that would provide residents who save for their children’s college education through a state-administered college savings plan with a state income tax deduction for their investments.

Trinitas Open House At Union County College October 19

ELIZABETH- Union County College will be hosting a Trinitas School of Nursing Open House for students who are interested in learning more about the LPN to RN and RN programs and who would like to begin taking classes at Union County College.

Wardlaw-Hartridge Students Attend Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival

EDISON — On Friday, October 8, students enrolled in the Creative Writing course at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison attended the 13th Biennial Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark.

Clark And Linden Residents Among Union Catholic High School’s 2011 National Merit Commended Students

SCOTCH PLAINS – The principal, Sister Percylee Hart, RSM, of Union Catholic High School announced last week that seniors Brian Hartnett of Clark, and Sean Sarra of Linden were among four students to be named Commended Students in the 2011 National Merit Scholarship Program.

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RAHWAY — While reading “Yang the Third,” a story about a Chinese family struggling to adapt to American traditions, Ms. Bechelli’s class at Grover Cleveland School researched Chinese culture and history.