TRENTON – Gov. Chris Christie appointed Donald E. Goncalves, the assistant secretary of the Elizabeth Board of Education, to the newly-created Education Transformation Task Force.
SAYREVILLE – Relying on good old-fashioned peer-to-peer communication, high school students from throughout Middlesex County produced 30-second public service announcements to warn their friends and classmates about the dangers of driving while impaired or distracted.
CRANFORD – On Sunday, May 22, novelist Tom Perrotta will speak at 2 p.m. in the Roy Smith Theater on the college’s Cranford campus, as part of the Union County College Alumni Association Author’s Series.
(NAPSI)—You cannot stop what seem like constant increases in the price of gasoline, but you can take several common-sense steps to squeeze more miles out of a gallon.
CLARK – The Clark Board of Education will meet tonight at the Clark Council Chambers, 315 Westfield Avenue, beginning at 7 p.m.
Dear EarthTalk: Where do hydrogen-powered fuel cell vehicles fit in the mix with electric cars now coming on so strong? — Amanda Jenkins, Troy, MI
SCOTCH PLAINS – The Caregiver Support Group at RWJ Rahway Fitness & Wellness Center is hosting a special program on communication for those caring for people with Alzheimer’s or related dementias on Wednesday, June 1 at 6 p.m. at the RWJ Rahway Fitness & Wellness Center in Scotch Plains.
SOUTH AMBOY – Residents, families and community organizations are painting windows to honor American veterans in South Amboy’s Patriotic Window Painting Contest.
Changing Of The Guard … Jian Bland of Edison, Student Council President of The Wardlaw-Hartridge School, steps aside from the podium after her final morning meeting and hands over control to incoming president Aneesa Sonawalla of Edison.