WASHINGTON, D.C. – The average family spends $2,200 a year on energy bills, nearly half of which goes to heating and cooling. With winter approaching and Americans heading indoors, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Energy Star program is offering easy energy saving tips that increase household efficiency while helping Americans save money and stay warm.
RAHWAY — United Water of Rahway recently partnered with Project Wet, an international non-profit organization dedicated to water education, to teach the third graders at Franklin Elementary School about the water cycle.
STATE — The Provident Bank is offering New Jersey residents a chance to win big this holiday season and support their favorite charities, too.
NEWARK–The U.S. Small Business Administration is searching for outstanding New Jersey small business owners and small business champions who will be honored during National Small Business Week May 20 – 26, 2012.
RAHWAY – Last month, Rahway High School hosted its annual Back to School night. During the event, parents had the opportunity to meet with their children’s teachers, club advisers and administrators.
NEPTUNE – A Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) agreement with the Young Lawyers Division of the American Bar Association (ABA) provides free legal assistance to qualified survivors of disasters like Hurricane Irene.
FLORHAM PARK–Deer mating season is underway and the AAA New Jersey Automobile Club advises motorists to use caution when driving. When deer begin the “rut”—the time frame between October and December when they mate and breed—they often lose inhibitions, resulting in deer-vehicle collisions.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Union Catholic Volleyball recently participated in “Spike Out Autism,” a full-day event consisting of a clinic designed for special needs children to learn skill-building exercises and play volleyball centered games, as well as varsity, junior varsity, and freshmen matches against Paramus High School.
RAHWAY — This year Madison School staff and students are kicking off “The 3R’s of Rahway” program. The 3R’s represent Respect, Responsibility, and Random Acts of Kindness.