Sixth Graders Learn About African-American Figures

RAHWAY — Sixth graders at Rahway Middle School recently read African-American biographies.  After reading their selection, the students constructed a biographical timeline highlighting the major events in that person’s life including the impact he or she had on our society. …

Penguin Visits Library

LINDEN — Checkers the Penguin from Jenkinson’s Aquarium on Point Pleasant Beach Boardwalk thrilled the audience on March 21 at the Linden Free Public Library. The response was so tremendous that Checkers did three performances for children and adults alike.

Does Eating Meat Cause Hunger?

By Doug Pibel So far, agriculture has kept up with population — there’s enough food in the world to feed everyone. But not everyone’s getting fed — at least a billion people live with hunger, according to the U.N. World…