TRENTON –Commissioner James Simpson kicked off New Jersey Department of Transportation’s participation in National Work Zone Awareness Week Tuesday, urging motorists to contribute to a safe highway construction season by taking it slow through work zones.
SCOTCH PLAINS – The Union Catholic High School Performing Arts Company will be performing their spring musical “The Drowsy Chaperone” under the direction of Maryann Carolan.
SOUTH AMBOY –Officials are searching for South Amboy’s oldest living veteran to participate in the city’s annual Memorial Day festivities. Call Karen at 1-732-525-5961 for more information.
ELIZABETH –Business owners are invited to learn how to “Grow Your Business with Basic Marketing Principles/Social Media Strategies” at a workshop offered at Union County College on Thursday, April 21, from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., in the college’s Kellogg Building in Elizabeth.
Evidence is rapidly building that hydraulic fracturing, or fracking – a controversial natural gas drilling technique – is far more dangerous to the environment than the natural gas industry or federal regulators want you to know.
I am writing in support of Josh Fine’s candidacy for the Highland Park Board of Education. I moved with my family over ten years ago to Highland Park being attracted to a diverse, eclectic and educated community.
UNION COUNTY — The New Jersey State Police, the NJ State Police Office of Emergency Management, and emergency response and emergency management agencies will be conducting a multi-day, full scale exercise to test first responder deployment and response capabilities in New Jersey’s Urban Area Security Initiative region.
As a former teacher, school administrator, and educational researcher, I am concerned that a competitive business model that includes merit pay and teacher evaluations based on standardized tests will not translate into improving public schools.
Newark residents George T. Ingram, 18, Jonathan M. Lopez, 21, and Ervin A. Toledo, 20, as well as Angela Concepcion, 23, of Toms River were charged with third degree theft after being arrested at the Target department store on West Edgar Road on March 31.