EDISON — The sixth grade hosted the fourth grade for a joint science project using technology in The Wardlaw-Hartridge School on Wednesday, Nov. 30. The project was created by fourth grade teachers Ellen Ritz and Ellen Colandrea, Technology Director Marc Spivak, and sixth grade science teacher and technology integrator Tom Gilbert.
A very important question asked this time of the year is “What do you want for Christmas?” But that is not the only important question. If you are a parent of a senior in high school who has applied to college under the early action or early decision plan you might be asking, “Will the envelope be thin or fat?” because beginning next week, the first batch of college admission decisions will be sent out to students.
“I never met a man I didn’t like,” Will Rogers is reputed to have said. That maxim might represent a healthy outlook on life, but should likeability be a priority as we consider for whom we will vote?
SOUTH AMBOY – Community residents are invited to an open house event at Sadie Pope Dowdell Library, adjacent to the high school on O’Leary Boulevard, on Monday, Dec. 12 from 6-8:30 p.m.
ELIZABETH — Berkeley College recently recognized Ashante Barnes-Awe, director of Student Development and Campus Life at Woodland Park, with the 2011 Honorable Mention Student-Centered Associate of the Year Award.
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NEW BRUNSWICK – On Saturday, Dec. 10, at 7:30 p.m., The Salvation Army – New Jersey State Advisory Board will present a Christmas Brass Concert featuring the celebrated New York Staff Band.
ROSELLE PARK – Church of the Assumption invites the community to ring in the New Year on Dec. 31, from 9 p.m. – 1 a.m. in the church’s Loreti Hall.
CLARK – Santa Claus will be making a stop at O’Johnnie’s Hallmark Shop, 170 Westfield Avenue in Clark, on Saturday, Dec. 10.