STATE — On April 16, a consortium of New Jersey Tea Parties will hold a statewide convention at the National Conference Center, 399 Monmouth Street in East Windsor.
NEWARK — Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G) announced last week that it will seek approval from the New Jersey Board of Utilities to upgrade transmission lines and substations from existing 138,000-volt (138kV) power to 230,000-volt (230kV) power in the northern and central regions of the state.
ELIZABETH – Elizabeth Public Schools was recently featured in a case study published by the Disney Institute. The school district was the first to look to Disney to help change their organizational culture and accelerate student achievement by incorporating Disney’s time-tested practices into their district practices.
MILLTOWN–Jewish Family and Vocational Service of Middlesex County is offering computer training classes this spring, beginning April 1.
LINDEN — The Union County Department of Human Services, Division on Aging’s Outreach Team will offer a free presentation at the Linden Public Library on Tuesday, March 22, at 10 a.m. in the Columbia Bank Room.
EAST ORANGE – The American Lung Association in New Jersey will host its fourth annual ‘BJ’s Walk for Hope,’ on Saturday, May 14 at Elmwood Park in East Orange. The walk, occurring from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., is free to attend and open to the public.
RAHWAY — On what would have been Dr. Seuss’s 107th birthday, the children of Franklin School in Rahway celebrated Read Across America. The Cat in the Hat made his annual visit to the pre-school and kindergarten students and was greeted with hugs and high-fives.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK — On Saturday, March 26, Middlesex County’s office of Rutgers Cooperative Extension will be hosting two garden workshops at the EARTH Center in Davidson’s Mill Pond Park, 42 Riva Ave in South Brunswick.
EDISON — Fifth-grade students Clayton Lee of Scotch Plains and Simu Singh of Piscataway meet their new friend, who is just hours old, in Kathy Meier’s Science and Technology classroom at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School.