WASHINGTON, D.C. – A New Jersey Congressman wants to make sure the federal government helps local governments to pay for upgrades to out-dated communications equipment used by first responders.
HAMILTON – A recent survey of New Jersey motorists conducted on behalf of the Automobile Association of America found a majority would support an increase in the gas tax, if that money was dedicated to transportation infrastructure projects.
SOUTH AMBOY — The Old Bridge Sayreville Rotary is hosting a “Beer‘n Brats Oktoberfest” to benefit area veteran programs. The event will take place on Friday, Oct. 28 starting at 6:30 p.m., at Sacred Heart Memorial Hall, Main Street and Washington Avenue in South Amboy.
STATE – More than $81.5 million in federal disaster assistance is helping fund the ways New Jerseyans are recovering from Hurricane Irene, officials said yesterday.
CLARK – Students at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School in Clark recently participated in their annual Welcome Back to School Assembly that included an inspirational memorial service to honor the heroes of 9/11.
CRANFORD – Union County College is working to raise money for the National Foundation for Cancer Research with a “Kick it to Cancer” sneaker sale.
(StatePoint) Did you know that everyone needs a regular eye exam—even someone who doesn’t wear glasses?
EDISON — Officials of the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names of approximately 16,000 semifinalists in the 57th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Aneesa Sonawalla of Edison, a senior at the Wardlaw-Hartridge School, has earned the status of semifinalist and remains in the running to be a winner of a $2,500 scholarship.
EDISON – The 2011-2012 school year at Wardlaw-Hartridge kicked off with the 129th Convocation Ceremony in Laidlaw Gym on Thursday, Sept. 8.