TRENTON — With first day of school jitters behind them, parents and students must now lay the foundation for a successful school year. Children’s Futures, a Trenton-based nonprofit focused on achieving positive outcomes for children and their families, offers tips for parents and children to achieve school success throughout the year.
NEW PROVIDENCE — The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company is officially opening the New Providence A&P located at 1260 Springfield Avenue with a three-day celebration.
NEW BRUNSWICK — The New Jersey State Bar Foundation presents a free public seminar on Buying and Selling a Home on Tuesday, Oct. 19, from 7-9 p.m.
MONTCLAIR – The Consumers League of New Jersey will honor Senate Majority Leader Barbara Buono (D-Middlesex) tonight for her work on strengthening New Jersey’s Lemon Law.
JERSEY CITY– Junior center midfielder ERICA BUONACQUISTA tied the game in the 55th minute before junior forward JULIA CASERES netted the game-winner as New Jersey City University defeated Ramapo College in women’s soccer for the first time since 1994.
RAHWAY — Third grade students at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway enjoyed an informative visit from Police Officer Buckley and his canine partner.
RAHWAY — Fifth grade students in Deborah Prakapas’s class at Roosevelt School prepared careful technical designs of the vehicles they built while learning about motion and design in science.
CLARK – Employees and supporters of L’Oréal USA, based in Clark, gathered recently for the company’s third annual charity golf outing, Fore the Children, at Fiddler’s Elbow Country Club in Bedminster Township and New Jersey National Country Club in Basking Ridge.
MAHWAH–Sophomore forward NANA KOFI KUSI scored his second goal of the season in the 70th minute and New Jersey City University outshot Ramapo College, 23-18, but the Roadrunners scored three times in the first half and defeated the Gothic Knights, 4-1.
DULLES, Va. – Union resident and local student Richard Pfarr has successfully completed the Freedom Alliance Military Leadership Academy.
RAHWAY–Students at Roosevelt School in Rahway are enjoying their weekly visits to the library. Students are learning about the library, finding great books to read, and using webtools for learning.
ELIZABETH — The Benedictine Academy Parents Association held a “Welcome Back Cookout” at the school in Elizabeth on Saturday, Sept. 18.
RAHWAY — Students in Susan Bechelli’s fifth grade class at Grover Cleveland School in Rahway recently read a story about a young Native American who had trouble competing in a bow and arrow contest due to impaired vision.