TRENTON—Nearly 93 percent of New Jersey’s school districts expect to lay off staff – with the large majority of those districts looking at teaching staff reductions – due to state aid cuts in the coming school year, according to a survey by the New Jersey School Boards Association.
Many Americans have experienced tough times in the last year or so, including the loss of a job. If you’re uncertain how the tax laws apply to those who are unemployed or seeking a new position, the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA) offers some timely tax season advice:
CLARK – The Township Council will hold a special meeting on Monday, April 5, at 7:30 p.m. in Room 30 at the Municipal Building, 430 Westfield Avenue, Clark.
CLARK – Over 400 children visited the Easter Bunny, made their own Easter baskets, played games and took part in the annual Clark Recreation Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 27.
RAHWAY—Students from Susan Bechelli’s class at Grover Cleveland School visited Riverton Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and dyed eggs with the residents. They shared conversation, snacks and a visit from the Easter Bunny.
COLONIA—Imagine living up to a legacy that no one can remember.
Sky Girl and the Superheroic Legacy, a new young adult novel from Joe Sergi, tells the story of DeDe Christopher, an average high school sophomore with dreams of winning the National Gymnastic Tournament and dating the school quarterback.
CLARK – One of Clark Township’s most popular and meaningful fundraising events is getting an extra boost from Investors Savings Bank.
COLONIA—Members of the NJ STARS League at Middlesex County College assisted at the Eighth Annual Easter Parade and Egg Hunt March 27 to benefit a Colonia family who had fallen on hard times.
On a spring day in the year 30, two processions entered Jerusalem. It was the beginning of the week of Passover, the most sacred week of the Jewish year. In centuries past, Christians have celebrated this day as Palm Sunday. For many, this week, which ends with Easter, is the most sacred week of the Christian year.
RAHWAY — Municipal Republican chairman Patrick J. Cassio kicked off his mayoral campaign with a news conference in front of City Hall yesterday afternoon.
TRENTON – New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) will suspend road construction projects statewide over the holiday weekend to promote safety and reduce congestion.
HIGHLAND PARK – Help beautify Highland Park by planting flowers for the 7th Annual Planting Day.
UNION – Kean University will host The Veil: Visible and Invisible Spaces, curated by Jennifer Heath, now through May 10, in the Karl and Helen Burger Art Gallery, located in the Maxine and Jack Lane Center for Academic Success Building, 1000 Morris Ave. in Union.