EDISON — Jeni Lynn Vargas (left) and older sister Alexandra Vargas of Dunellen, students in the first and fourth grades at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School, work together reading fairy tale stories in the Lower Snowdon Library.
SUMMIT — Acclaimed New York architect Thomas Phifer will present Environmental Imperatives in Architecture at the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey in Summit on April 28.
RAHWAY – New Jersey poison education director Paula Valenzuela came to Franklin School in Rahway to teach the third and fourth grade students about poison prevention.
There are more than 300,000 rape-related physical assaults against women each year in the US. Nearly one in six women will be the target of an attempted or completed rape in their lifetime
STATE – Less than a quarter of New Jersey voters want Gov. Chris Christie to run for president in 2012, according to a Rutgers-Eagleton poll released today.
CLARK — Over 150 men, women and children participated in the “Friends of Jason” Zumba fundraiser, which was hosted by Clark Recreation at the rec center.
April 5 at 6:14 p.m. – Officer James Guinta investigated a theft at Seminary Avenue.
April 5 at 7:46 p.m. – In the vicinity of the 1100 block of Raritan Road, Officer Terrance Harrison arrested Clark resident Andrew Mellein, 21, and charged him with possession of a hypodermic syringe. He was subsequently released on his own recognizance pending a court date.
TRENTON – Senator Nicholas P. Scutari (D-Union) said a report that the Department of Transportation has made it a goal to double the number of towns using red-light cameras is deeply concerning, adding that “it appears the state is using the pilot program as a means to raise revenue for towns and cities rather than to improve public safety as the Legislature intended.”