BOSTON, Mass. – Three Colonia residents were named to the dean’s list at Boston University for the spring semester.
WOODBRIDGE – The Provident Bank is now offering a special rate on a 20-year bi-weekly, fixed rate mortgage. Instead of making a large payment every month, homeowners can make half payments every two weeks. This bi-weekly mortgage is paid off in 16-17 years instead of 20 years, saving homeowners thousands of dollars in interest.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Myeisha Washington, a JOMC (Public Relations) major and a resident of Elizabeth, was among the 2500 outstanding students that made the Spring 2010 Dean’s List at North Carolina A&T State University.
GREENVILLE, SC – Trevor May recovered from a shaky start, and the BlueClaws blew open a close game in the sixth in a 5-1 win against the Greenville Drive Monday night.
BOSTON, Mass. – Miriam Aioub, a resident of Port Reading, was named to the Dean’s List at Boston University for the spring semester.
Finally! An election without negative advertising and mudslinging! National Farmers Market Week is August 1-7, and it includes a contest to choose America’s best farm markets. You can vote for your favorite local market through the end of August.
Too frequently hopeful politicians resort to using fear and negative tactics to bully votes their way. Unfortunately, the residents of the Borough of Carteret have this kind of candidate running for Mayor this November, Republican Ken Freeman.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The MoveOn organization is gearing up to challenge Republican efforts to scare people into accepting Social Security benefit cuts.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Leonard Lance sent almost 1.2 million pieces of mail to constituents at taxpayer expense in the first three months of 2010.
STATE – A study conducted by a Rutgers University professor determined that New Jersey’s public workers are not overpaid compared to those in the private sector with a comparable level of education.
RAHWAY – In conjunction with Rahway’s Aug. 5 National Night Out event at The Union County Arts Center at 1601 Irving Street, Rahway PBA Local 31 is sponsoring a blood drive from 6 to 9 p.m.
RAHWAY — Local residents and businesses may help those less fortunate in the community by bringing school supplies to the Edward Jones branch office during regular business hours from Aug. 1, to Sept. 1.
EDISON — The Edison Chamber of Commerce has launched a new magazine, called Edison Quality of Life. The full color, 25-page publication brings together the best and the brightest beacons of Edison and takes you on a tour of the community. It was written with both the new resident and new business in mind, according to chamber officials.