NEWARK – The owners of three gas stations have been charged with allegedly raising gasoline prices multiple times within a 24-hour period, in violation of the state’s Motor Fuels law, immediately following Hurricane Irene earlier this month.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Lucy Yoon, a senior at Union Catholic High School who lives in Metuchen, scored a perfect 800 on the math section of her college entrance SAT exam.
NEWARK–Most people think of stroke as a dangerous medical condition that affects only older adults. But according to a new study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), ischemic stroke hospitalization rates rose up to 37% in adolescents and young adults aged 15 to 44 years between 1995 and 2008.
NEW PROVIDENCE – NJ Sharing Network Foundation’s 13th Annual Golf and Tennis Classic features more than just the usual prizes and banquet – this year it welcomes Lenore Ford and Peter Rooney to its Board of Trustees.
ROSELLE PARK — The Bumble Bee Bazaar is back. Just in time for holiday shopping, it will be held at the Church of the Assumption, Roselle Park, in Lower Chiego Hall, 113 Chiego Place, Roselle Park on Saturday, Dec. 3, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
RAHWAY–Northfield Bank will host a community “Shred It Day” on Saturday, Sept. 24 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at their Rahway and East Brunswick branches. Shredding events give individuals the opportunity to have their confidential documents destroyed on site, free of charge.
UNION — The YM-YWHA of Union County will offer fall yoga classes starting Oct. 10.
CLARK – On Saturday, Sept. 24, The Provident Bank will celebrate the opening of a new branch in Clark located at 1139 Raritan Road. The new office will replace the branch previously located at 10 Westfield Avenue.
EDISON-Here are some great memories of the Pines Swim Club from Ellen Liebson Porges:
CRANFORD—The Friends of the Cranford Public Library will host a script-in-hand, staged reading by members of The Theater Project, a professional theater company formerly located at Union County College’s Cranford campus, on Saturday, Sept. 24, from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue.
ELIZABETH – Urban Farm Dinners (a project of Groundwork Elizabeth) will host its inaugural event “An Urban Farm Dinner Pig Roast with Andrea Carbine of A Toute Heure” on Sunday, Oct. 16 from 3:30 – 8 p.m. at the Portuguese Instructive Social Club in Elizabeth.
One of the hottest topics in education today is how to keep students safe in our schools and on our college campuses. This has nothing to do with the Sept. 11 attacks on our country. But it has everything to do with terrorists of another kind, the school bully.
TRENTON – New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher and New Jersey Nursery and Landscape Association (NJNLA) President Jan-Marie Traynor kicked off the first official Fall Gardening Month in New Jersey with a ceremony at Hall’s Garden Center in Berkeley Heights.