BLACKSBURG, Va. — The following Virginia Tech students were among those honored at the university’s spring commencement ceremony held May 14 in Lane Stadium.
CARTERET — Navy Seaman Recruit Stephen Pineiro, son of Mirtha and Benigno Pineiro of Carteret, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
While you may be familiar with the HAP Autism Awareness campaign sponsored each year by Work Smarter Now, I am writing to you today as a member of the Holiday Express community.
TRENTON – This morning, the state Senate approved a compromise plan that would cap future property tax increases at two percent per year by a vote of 36-3.
LINDEN – The city is using automated cameras to enforce traffic regulations at three intersections, officials said Tuesday.
TRENTON – The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission will eliminate Monday hours and extend outs on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, Chief Administrator Raymond P. Martinez announced Wednesday.
STATE — A new George Mason University study on public pension systems across the USA says New Jersey’s system will go broke between three and nine years from now without massive reform.
MILWAUKEE, Wisc. – “Breakfast is the most important meal of the day.” Mothers have used that statement to coax children into eating breakfast for years. As it turns out, Mom was right.
STATE — Senior citizens looking for a place to go during the day for free or low-cost social, cultural and recreational activities can now turn to the Department of Health and Senior Services’ website to find a senior center in their area. Many of these centers also serve as cooling stations during heat waves like the one we’re experiencing this week.
WOODBRIDGE — The Woodbridge Community Youth Players will take the stage to present GREASE on Wednesday, July 14 through Sunday, July 18. The production will take place at the air-conditioned Hungarian American Club located at 95 Port Reading Avenue in Woodbridge.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – This week, Kohl’s Department Stores awarded more than 200 volunteers with $1,000 scholarships toward post-secondary education.
WASHINGTON, D.C. –Thomas Edison State College will receive $5.1 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds to add computer workstations and upgrade connectivity at nearly 125 libraries across the state.
EDISON –– A winning Jersey Cash 5 ticket worth $137,060 was sold at Welsh Farms, located at 1 Schuyler Drive in Edison.