Kean University Presents Dance Theatre Of Harlem

UNION — Kean Stage presents Dance Theatre of Harlem on Saturday, Jan. 7, at 7:30 p.m. in Kean University’s Wilkins Theatre. A classic American institution, Dance Theatre of Harlem keeps their choreography and approach to ballet unique while remaining true to classical technique.

6,200 Teachers Earn National Board Certification

WASHINGTON, D.C. — National Board Certification – the “gold standard” for teaching excellence – was celebrated this week at a White House event heralding the newest class of 6,200 board certified teachers, which brings to nearly 100,000 the total number of board certified teachers in the U.S.

Middle School Students Making Holiday Wishes Come True

EDISON — Middle School students at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School select items from a tree that includes items on a wish list from autistic children at Crossroads School in Westfield. The W-H students hope to provide a brighter holiday season for these autistic children by making their wishes come true.

Woodbridge Animal Shelter Celebrates 4th Anniversary

WOODBRIDGE – The Woodbridge Animal Shelter & Pet Adoption Center is celebrating its fourth anniversary with a holiday open house on Sunday, Dec. 11, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Visitors will be able to get photos of their pets with Santa Claus, and there will be discounted pet adoptions.