HIGHLAND PARK – The borough’s “It’s In Our Power Highland Park” campaign is combining efforts with NJPIRG’s Energy Service Corps to host an “Educational Forum for Eco-Friendly Families” on Saturday, July 9, from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Blood Drive • July 9 from 12:30 – 6:30 p.m. & July 10 from 11:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. – Jersey Gardens Outlet Mall, 651 Kapkowski Rd., Elizabeth, will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566.
Welcome to Rosa’s Black History, Past & Present. I’m Rosa Harrington, president of Youth Reading To Senior Citizens, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Each month, I will give you a quiz on Black history to help increase your interest and knowledge in the subject.
SOUTH AMBOY – The annual Music In The Park summer concert series, presented by the Middlesex County Department of Parks & Recreation, returned to Raritan Bay Waterfront Park on O’Leary Boulevard this week.
Some things are just destined to go down in flames. I’m starting to think that the time honored and much cherished summer vacation from school is one of them. As an educator, I don’t like this because I am so use to my life revolving around the traditional school calendar that I don’t think I could adjust to something new at this stage of the game. But, the writing’s on the wall.
It gets more discouraging the older I get, when I read and positively see what’s coming out on T.V. Recently, I read about the “F” word becoming accepted in just about every situation. Someone’s got to be kidding, right?
TEANECK — Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Metropolitan Campus, located in Teaneck and Hackensack, has announced that several students from Elizabeth and Linden qualified for the Dean’s List for the spring 2011 semester.
LEXINGTON, Va. — Christopher M. Wisnowski of Linden is one of 311 cadets at the Virginia Military Institute that were recently named to the Deans’ List for the second semester of academic year 2010-11.
MADISON – Several local students at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s College at Florham, located in Madison have been named to the Dean’s List for the spring 2011 semester.