RAHWAY — Krissy Suckow’s eighth grade language arts classes at Rahway Middle School recently completed persuasive movie projects. As a National Day of Writing activity, addressed the question “Why should teachers believe in me?”
LINDEN – The city’s Department of Public Property and Community Services is offering Linden adult residents daily use of fully equipped exercise rooms located at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center, 330 Helen Street and the Linden Multi Purpose Center, 1025 John Street.
METUCHEN – The annual World Day for Consecrated Life, a celebration of men and women who serve God and the faithful through religious life, will be commemorated by an evening prayer service Feb. 6.
CLARK –The Board of Trustees of the Clark Public Library has approved the following meeting schedule:
STATE – State officials are advising drivers to slow down and exercise caution during Tuesday morning’s “rush hour” commute. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for much of the state from late tonight through Wednesday evening.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Federal officials unveiled new dietary guidelines for Americans today that place a stronger emphasis on reducing calorie consumption and increasing physical activity. More than one-third of children and more than two-thirds of adults in the United States are overweight or obese.
CARTERET– Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway will operate the borough’s fitness and wellness center, Mayor Dan Reiman and the Carteret Borough Council have announced.
STATE – Two New Jersey Republicans, Rep. Scott Garrett and state Sen. Tom Kean Jr., are mentioned in a report that concludes that White House officials improperly spent taxpayer compensated time focusing on 2006 campaigns.
CLARK — Marine Sergeant Michael Brattole, a 2006 graduate of Arthur L. Johnson High School, will be honored at a ceremony before a hockey game between the Clark school and Jonathan Dayton High School at Warinanco Skate Rink on Wednesday, Feb. 2 at 6 p.m.