EDISON – The Edison Recreation Department will be offering two trips and two events to close out 2011.
Halloween is the second largest commercial holiday in the United States. There are fun and frightening activities to partake in this fall season, but keep in mind the following safety tips so festivities remain a treat for all.
TRENTON – The New Jersey Department of Education announced that more than 3,000 families will be able to select the public school option that best fits their children’s needs in the 2012-2013 school year.
ROSELAND – You may never have thought of yourself as the environmentally friendly type, but what if going green meant saving cash? Don’t worry, you don’t have to live in a sod house and compost while wearing knee-high rubber boots to impact your budget’s bottom line.
There are more than 2.5 million breast cancer survivors living in the US. Thanks to advances in the early detection and treatment of cancer, most women diagnosed with breast cancer in the US will live for many years. But once the cancer is gone, they often face a new set of physical, emotional, and financial challenges.
JERSEY CITY — Senior forward Walter Avans (Roselle Park /Union Catholic) moved into second place in school history in total goals and third in career points by netting the 36th, 37th and 38th goals of his career to give the Gothic Knights a 3-0 lead and New Jersey City University won its first New Jersey Athletic Conference men’s soccer game of the season with a 5-1 rout of The College of New Jersey at the Robert L. McNulty Memorial Soccer Field.
EWING — Senior striker Jennifer Albuja (Union City /Hoboken) became the first Gothic Knight to ever score against long-time national power The College of New Jersey, netting her 20th goal of the season in the 15th minute, but the #14/20 ranked Lions were too strong, sending NJCU to a 6-1 loss in a New Jersey Athletic Conference women’s soccer game on Saturday at the TCNJ Soccer Complex.
The other day I got one of those annoying emails from a supposed Nigerian prince promising rich rewards for helping to move money out of his country. It’s hard to believe those kinds of scams are still thriving, but they are.
STATE – Gov. Chris Christie has proclaimed the week of Oct. 24-28 as Post-Polio Awareness Week in New Jersey. The opening day of the week has special significance: Oct. 24 is World Polio Day, designated by the United Nations to highlight the need to wipe out polio in remaining parts of the world where the dreaded disease is still rampant.