MILLBURN — On Oct. 24 at a special meeting at the Millburn Municipal Building, seven mayors representing their communities signed an historic Interlocal Agreement for the development of the South Mountain Regional Detention Basin, a storage project to reduce water elevations during peak storms in the Rahway River Watershed.
WATCHUNG – Mount Saint Mary Academy in Watchung will hold an entrance exam for all prospective students in the eighth grade on Saturday, Nov. 3 and Saturday, Nov. 10 at 8:30 a.m. on the Mount campus. Students will have the option of taking the test on either day.
STATE – On World Stroke Day, Oct. 29, the American Stroke Association, a division of the American Heart Association, is urging people globally to reduce the threat of stroke in their lives and in the lives of loved ones.
EDISON — The Wardlaw-Hartridge School welcomed Princeton University professor Kwame Anthony Appiah to deliver the inaugural presentation of the Snowdon Global Lecture Series on October 18 in the Upper Snowdon library. The lecture series is being sponsored by Wardlaw Country Day School alumnus Ted Snowdon ’65.
As someone who advocates for thousands of small businesses, I know they want fact, not spin. Unfortunately too often we hear inaccuracies and misinformation about how government policies affect small businesses. Ending the Bush-era tax cuts for the richest 2 percent of Americans is one policy where small business has been caught up in a whirlwind of spin.