LAWTON, Okla. — Army Pvt. Eric M. Peters has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.
WAYNE – Freshman Makia Sturgis recorded the game-winner in overtime as the Kean University field hockey defeated William Paterson University, 2-1, Tuesday night.
GARWOOD – Quick Chek, the privately-owned premier chain of 125 food store locations throughout New Jersey and Southern New York, announced that its Garwood store, located at 252 North Avenue, will celebrate its 40th anniversary serving customers and its surrounding community Thursday, Sept. 30.
CLARK– The Clark Education Association gives an award every year to one of the outstanding educators in the school system. Out of the numerous nominees presented this year, Donna Kircher, Hehnly Elementary School’s nurse, received the award for her tireless service to the children and school.
GLASSBORO – The Kean University women’s volleyball team dropped a 3-0 decision to Rowan University in NJAC action on Tuesday evening.
Supporters of health reform said it would never happen.
Maybe they got caught up in their own rhetoric. Maybe they just didn’t want to believe it was possible. But rationing in America has started.
WOODBRIDGE — On Monday, the New Jersey chapter of the American Federation of Teachers voted to endorse Ed Potosnak, Democratic Candidate for New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District.
NEW BRUNSWICK — Two Rutgers University students have been charged with invasion of privacy for secretly placing a camera in another student’s dormitory room and transmitting a sexual encounter on the internet, authorities announced today.
TRENTON – A Dunellen, man was sentenced today to 80 months in prison for possession of child pornography, United States Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
NEWARK – Former state Senator Wayne Bryant and attorney Eric D. Wisler, a former partner in the politically-connected law firm DeCotiis, Fitzpatrick & Cole, were indicted Monday on multiple counts of fraud and bribery.
CARTERET — On Wednesday, Sept. 22, Carteret Mayor Dan Reiman joined Robert Koch Jr., chairman of Skanska Koch, at a ribbon cutting ceremony to officially open a 426 kilowatt solar panel array on the roof of their 15-acre Carteret facility.
Sept. 21 at 9:30 p.m. – Members of the Linden Narcotics Bureau arrested the following individuals at a residence on the 1800 block of Ingalls Avenue:
NEW YORK, N.Y. — A new Kaplan Test Prep and Admissions survey of admissions officers at 387 of the nation’s top colleges and universities reveals that the phenomenon of the helicopter parent – a term given to parents who “hover” over their children – may be more prevalent than ever, but that schools are divided on how to address it.