STATE – College students will see a significant reduction in a federal grant program intended to help low and middle income families if a Republican budget plan passes, according to an analysis released today by U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ).
SOUTH BRUNSWICK – The 192-acre, historically important Pulda Farm in South Brunswick has been preserved forever now that the purchase of the land has been finalized, county officials announced Friday.
SOUTH AMBOY – The city recently received $250,000 from the New Jersey Department of Transportation 2011 Municipal Aid Program for a road improvement project.
LINDEN – In February, heavyweight wrestler Austin Frank earned his 100th career victory at a quad match in Kearny. The Linden High School senior became the first wrestler in school history to reach that milestone.
UNION – Union Township officials joined physicians, staff and other representatives of Overlook Hospital on Thursday, Feb. 17, to mark the opening of Overlook Hospital Imaging, Union Campus.
RAHWAY — Applications are now available for a Memorial Day tradition in Rahway — the 11th Annual PowerBar Mayor’s Trophy 5K Road Race. You can pick one up at the Rahway Recreation Center, 3 City Hall Plaza (275 Milton Ave.) or by going to www.cityofrahway.com. You may also call 1-732-669-3600 to have an application mailed to you.
CLARK — Spring is almost here and Clark Recreation is ready to introduce all of the new and returning spring and summer programs.
ELIZABETH — Veterans can learn more about benefits or entitlements that they could be eligible to receive by visiting the Jersey Gardens Mall on March 1, 2 and 3.
RAHWAY – Area residents will be able to learn about two mental health issues through programs led by the New Jersey Mental Health Players at the Rahway Public Library in March.