CLARK — St. John the Apostle School in Clark opened the 2010-2011 school year with a special Mass on Sept. 9. The school’s 392 students received a special blessing from Father Robert McBride, pastor of St. John the Apostle Church.
MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – Senior Jay Gwaltney rushed for over 100 yards and added a 54-yard touchdown reception and junior Jamahl Williams had a pair of interceptions to lead the Kean University football team to a 27-9 win over Morrisville State College in New Jersey Athletic Conference action.
UNION– Sophomore Tiago Goetzke scored his second game-winning goal in as many games, as the Kean University men’s soccer team opener New Jersey Athletic Conference play with a 1-0 double-overtime victory over #25 Richard Stockton College on Saturday afternoon.
SOUTH ORANGE – The BIG EAST unveiled the 2010-11 men’s basketball conference schedules for all 16 member schools on Friday. Combined with its non-conference schedule, Seton Hall will host 15 games in its fourth season at Prudential Center in Newark.
RAHWAY — Roosevelt Elementary School in Rahway kicked off the school-wide Positive Behavior Support in Schools program.
September signals more than summer’s end and back-to-school for children. For the seventh year, September has been designated as National Preparedness Month (NPM) to encourage Americans to take simple steps to prepare for emergencies in their homes, businesses and communities.
For my third grade special project last year, I needed to find a system that I was a part of that was broken. I picked school lunches because there weren’t always healthy options.
NEW BRUNSWICK — A 41-year-old New Brunswick man was found guilty today of strangling and bludgeoning his wife in their apartment, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced.
NEW BRUNSWICK – Five juveniles who were arrested and charged following the death of Dr. Divyendu Sinha of Old Bridge will be tried in Superior Court as adults, authorities announced today.
NORTH BERGEN – Standing at the construction site where ground was broken last year to begin the ARC Tunnel project, U.S. Senators Frank R. Lautenberg and Robert Menendez and other New Jersey Democrats today urged Gov. Chris Christie to get the project back on track.
TRENTON – Nobody matched all five numbers plus the Red Power Ball in Wednesday’s drawing, so Saturday’s Powerball jackpot is worth $112 million.
NEWARK—With swine flu and seasonal flu on the rise last year, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is recommending that everyone ages 6 months of age and older get vaccinated early this year.
TRENTON – The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) announced today that the new Route 27 bridge in Metuchen will be re-opened to traffic this afternoon or evening, nine months ahead of the original schedule.