NEWARK – The New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs has launched its first mobile application, or “app,” that allows users to access its license and registration database and find information about the approximately 600,000 individuals who provide services to the public, ranging from healthcare practitioners to home improvement contractors.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Union Catholic High School graduated 194 members of the Class of 2011 on Saturday, June 4th in the Union Catholic Gymnasium. A Baccalaureate Mass was held on Friday, June 3 at Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish in Scotch Plains.
ELIZABETH – Two members of Community Access Unlimited (CAU) recently spoke at the New Jersey Alliance for Children, Youth and Families annual convention held at Rutgers University May 20, giving a presentation titled, “Living in the System.”
Dear EarthTalk: Can you explain the 2010 Safe Cosmetics Act? What does it purport to do and has it been signed into law? — Megan Wilson, Austin, TX
TRENTON–With the economic recovery plodding along, many New Jersey families are planning to vacation locally this year, traveling no farther than the state’s beaches, boardwalks and theme parks.
CLARK — On the evening of May 23, the Arthur L. Johnson High School Art Department of Clark, presented their annual art show. Teachers Christopher Marcin, Brad Terhune, Bryan Klimchak and Janice Gossman proudly displayed students’ artwork from their variety of art classes.
CRANFORD—Looking for some good reading at bargain prices? The Friends of the Cranford Public Library invite you to visit their used book sale in the Friendly Book Cellar at the Cranford Public Library, Wednesday, June 8, 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Thursday and Friday, June 9 and 10, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Saturday, June 11, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
NEWARK – A total of 646 aspiring cosmetologists from across New Jersey will become fully licensed at the end of this month, each having completed approximately 1,000 hours of training and a rigorous, state-administered licensing exam, Thomas R. Calcagni, Acting Director of the State Division of Consumer Affairs, announced Monday.
CLARK – Aladdin JR., a stage adaptation of the popular tale, is coming to Carl H. Kumpf Middle School in Clark.