SCRANTON, Pa. — The University of Scranton conferred more than 630 master’s degrees and 37 doctoral degrees at its post-baccalaureate commencement ceremony in the Byron Recreation Complex on campus on May 29.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Air Force Airman 1st Class Maria D. Bencosme graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
EDISON — The amphitheater at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School was filled to capacity with members from the school community on the evening of May 25 who turned out to hear Upper School students perform during The First Annual Cookin’ Cabaret.
With New Jersey’s unprecedented budget deficit, Governor Chris Christie is proposing unprecedented spending cuts. But cutting and possibly phasing out the Payment in Lieu of Taxes program breaks trust with the public and will discourage towns from protecting their critical open spaces and natural lands.
OLD BRIDGE — Police arrested a Monmouth County man on charges of sexually assaulting a 7-year-old girl in Old Bridge, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Old Bridge Police Chief Thomas H. Collow announced today.
ELIZABETH — Less than 24 hours after a double homicide occurred in the city of Elizabeth, members of the Union County Homicide Task Force arrested a suspect, according to Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
NEWARK— That morning cup of coffee seems like a boost to the metabolism, but it can be the precursor to a caffeine overdose. While a limited amount of caffeine may have its benefits, excess consumption can produce serious side effects.
As more families try to avoid processed foods, raw milk is becoming a popular alternative to pasteurized milk. With its supposed nutritional benefits, raw milk may seem to be the healthier option, but there are risk factors that need to be taken into account.
WOODBRIDGE – Woodbridge Township’s popular free summer concert series will begin tomorrow night on Main Street at School Street. Entertainment begins at the Wednesday night events at 6 p.m., with the featured performer taking the stage at 7 p.m.
UNION—“Make a Splash – Read” is the theme this summer at the Union Public Library. Explore the worlds of water and water fun through programs, contests, story hours, a reading club and much more.
MOUNTAINSIDE — The Internal Revenue Service will host another special nationwide open house on Saturday June 5 to help small businesses and individuals solve tax problems.
NEW BRUNSWICK – The Superior Court of New Jersey Middlesex Vicinage, along with the Middlesex Vicinage Advisory Committee on Minority Concerns, the Metuchen-Edison Area Branch of the NAACP and the Puerto Rican Action Board will present a child support seminar.
LINDEN — Friends of Linden Animal Shelter is teeming with cats! Adventuresome adolescents, captivating young adults, and mature comfort-seekers…cats of all ages and personality types await their second chance for love.