July 14 at 3:41 p.m. – In the vicinity of Westfield Avenue, Officer Antonio Manata arrested Iselin resident Jeffrey Soper, 43, on an outstanding warrant from the Middlesex County Sheriff’s Department totaling $18,678.91. He was subsequently turned over to the Middlesex County Sheriff’s Department
How to improve the evaluation of teachers has become a hot topic. For one thing, the U.S. Education Department’s Race to the Top competition, which has added billions to reform efforts, demands more selective and rigorous teacher assessment systems.
Reading fluency is the ability to read quickly, smoothly and correctly. Fluent readers recognize words instantly and do not need to sound out letters as they read. They are able to incorporate inflection and emotion when reading aloud.
TRENTON – After slashing $139 million in aid for New Jersey cities from the state’s Fiscal Year 2012 budget, Gov. Chris Christie signaled a willingness to restore the funding today. However, the money will come with a catch – the state Department of Community Affairs would oversee the aid program.
ELIZABETH — The suspect in the shooting death of a Staten Island woman found near railroad tracks in Elizabeth last week surrendered to police Saturday morning, announced Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
RAHWAY – For the past fifteen years, the “Annual Lehrer-Gibilisco Benefit Softball Tournament” for Children’s Specialized Hospital has raised money to support the “Lightning Wheels” athletic team.
ROSELLE – Union County’s “Family Fun and Flix” free summer outdoor entertainment series will feature the movie “Space Jam” on Tuesday, July 19, in Warinanco Park, on the border of Elizabeth and Roselle.
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.
ELIZABETH – In August, Academic Year in America (AYA) is looking for Elizabeth families to host high school exchange students from all over the world.