ROSELAND– The recent economic crisis brought extremely high levels of layoffs and unemployment across the country. As the ranks of the newly unemployed swelled, so did the entrepreneurial spirit, with startups at a 15-year high.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK — Rutgers Cooperative Extension’s Master Gardeners of Middlesex County invite the public to visit their Butterfly House at the EARTH Center in Davidson’s Mill Pond Park, 42 Riva Avenue, South Brunswick.
RAHWAY – Richele Lund is the recipient of the 2010-11 Teacher of the Year Award at Madison Elementary School in Rahway. She has been teaching first grade at Madison School for seven years.
STATE — More than 375 Berkeley College associates volunteered 1,500 hours of community service at 40 community agencies in New Jersey and New York as part of the second annual Berkeley College Community Service Day held Friday, June 10.
CLARK — The entire student body of Valley Road School in Clark had a blast at the school’s annual PTA-sponsored Field Day. Every year in June, students and teachers take a day off from their studies to enjoy a wide variety of indoor and outdoor games.
EDISON – Alyssa Kennedy ’13 and Pranali Soni ’13 won first place at the 2011 Upper School Science Fair for their project entitled “Heron’s Fountain.”
EDISON – Last week, Mayor Antonia Ricigliano announced that Edison will save $1.6 million over 10 years by refinancing bonds.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Alexis R. Tomlinson graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
SCRANTON, Pa. — The University of Scranton has announced its Dean’s List, which recognizes students for academic excellence during the 2011 spring semester.