FAIR LAWN — For the eleventh straight year, Columbia Bank has donated books to fifty selected New Jersey school and public libraries in celebration of Black History Month.
CLARK — This past week Carl H. Kumpf’s principal and school administators were invited to observe two classes of sixth grade reading students receive their own e-book reading device.
EDISON — Ayush Menon of Edison, a fifth grade student at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School, recently won the U.S. Junior Squash Championships in the Boys’ Under-11 category.
As Governor Chris Christie prepares next year’s state budget, AARP calls on the Governor and legislature to ensure that the budget addresses NJ’s excessively high property taxes, and includes support for the many people in our state who need the help that key programs provide.
MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. – The Kohl’s Department Stores (NYSE: KSS) Kohl’s Cares® Scholarship Program will award more than $420,000 in scholarships and prizes, ranging from $50 Kohl’s gift cards to $10,000 scholarships, to more than 2,200 young volunteers who have made a positive impact on their communities.
UNION COUNTY — Union County Freeholder Chairman Alexander Mirabella (2nd L) speaks with NJ State Senator Thomas Kean (L), Dr. Dawood Farahi, President of Kean University, and Union County College President Margaret McMenamin during the first session of the Union County Means Business networking breakfast series.
CLARK — Kindergarten teacher, Melissa Sakowski and second grade teacher, Jennifer Kelleher started the first Hungry Writers Club at Valley Road School in Clark. This club was opened up to kindergarten and second grade students.
EDISON — Phil Kim has been playing the contrabass clarinet for only two years, but he’s already become advanced enough to earn very special instrumental recognition.
Dear EarthTalk: I was horrified to read recently that our oceans are actually becoming acidic, that the continued burning of fossil fuels is changing the chemistry of our seas. What’s going on? — Kim Richardson, San Diego, CA