IOWA CITY, Iowa—ACT-tested U.S. high school graduates appear to be making slow but steady progress at becoming ready for college and career, according to ACT’s annual Condition of College and Career Readiness report for 2010, released today.
EDISON – On Tuesday, Ed Potosnak, Democratic Candidate for New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District, received the endorsements of three Middlesex County mayors whose towns lie within the district.
NEWARK – The former Director of Construction for P.C. Richard & Son Corporation pleaded guilty Monday to accepting $80,000 in bribes from a New Jersey-based construction company, United States Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.
Aug. 10 at 1:13 p.m. – At the Union Police Department, Officer Terrance Harrison arrested Elizabeth resident Luciano Sarno, 46, for contempt of court. He was subsequently transported to the Union County Jail.
NEWARK –– PSE&G is recommending that its gas heating customers test their heating systems now, before the chilly weather arrives.
PERTH AMBOY — The youth participating in the Perth Amboy Performing Arts Summer Program will showcase their skills Saturday in “Perth Amboy’s Got Talent: A Theatrical Showcase.”
CRANFORD — The Cranford Chamber of Commerce is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a “Pride in Cranford” cruise, sponsored by Investors Savings Bank.
RAHWAY–Registration is now open for fall classes for adults, teens and children at Arts Guild New Jersey. Multi-week studio art classes begin the week of Sept. 22. Classes run weekly for eight weeks.
EDISON – On Thursday, some of the biggest names in the gaming industry will take over Menlo Park Mall to give fans of all ages the chance to play and watch some of the hottest new video games of the season before they are available in stores.
“Sharing the road with bicyclists is very important, especially when commuting on busy city streets,” says security guru Ken Bower, Vice President and General Manager for AlliedBarton Security Services.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS—Attention caregivers, do you feel tired? Are you overwhelmed and stressed? Caring for a loved one can bring on those feelings. You are not alone.
CARTERET – The Carteret Public Library’s adult reading club will meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 9 to discuss “East of Eden” by John Steinbeck.
NEW BRUNSWICK—State Theatre presents the 4th annual Jersey Beatles Bash starring Glen Burtnik & Friends on Saturday, September 18 at 9pm. Burtnik & Friends will play three Beatles albums note-for-note: Let it Be, Rubber Soul, and Help! Performing alongside Burtnik will be a surprise cast of instrumentalists, singers, and musicians to be announced.