EDISON—Rite Aid associates, led by guest of honor Edison Mayor Antonia Ricigliano, officially cut the ribbon recently to open the first “Customer World” Rite Aid on 416 Route 1 North.
UNION COUNTY—On Saturday, May 15, Literacy Volunteers of Union County, Inc. will host The Readers Cup, a fundraiser to support adult literacy.
RAHWAY—Mayor James Kennedy and Sandy Erwin, executive director of the Union County Performing Arts Center, are inviting area residents to hear the city’s recently acquired Fazioli F228 Grand Piano, considered by many to be the finest concert pianos constructed in the world today.
MADISON—Elizabeth resident Olga Fridman, a sophmore at Fairleigh Dickinson University’s College at Florham in Madison, spent eight days in Arizona, where she worked with children of the Navajo Nation as part of FDU’s Alternative Break service project program. At FDU, Fridman is enrolled in the finance program.
TRENTON—The New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) is distributing informational palm cards on the signs of postpartum depression (PPD) and other perinatal mood disorders to new locations throughout Union County.
LINDEN—Linden’s 8th Ward celebrated their annual egg hunt in Milkosky Park on Saturday, March 27. Children and their families had fun visiting with the Easter Bunny as well as hunting for hidden eggs.
Every parent has likely witnessed their child being negative from time to time – about school, about homework, perhaps about him or herself. What should you do when your child’s pessimism leads to poor grades and problems at school?
In a national context, New Jersey has funded public higher education poorly for many years. And given the state’s fiscal crisis, college and university leaders anticipated a budget cut requiring higher education to share the pain of helping the state balance its severely out of control budget.
NEW BRUNSWICK—A New Brunswick man has pleaded guilty to a count of aggravated manslaughter, admitting he fatally shot another man on a city street in 2008, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced today.
RAHWAY—A motorcyclist was killed in a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of St. Georges and Linden avenues just after midnight today, police said.
STATE – Communities in New Jersey are at risk of losing millions of dollars in federal funds every year for the next ten years because they are not mailing back their 2010 Census forms, according to Census officials.
Are you having trouble managing a heavy debt load? If so, you’re not alone. Households with credit cards have an average of nearly $11,000 in debt in these accounts, according to the latest figures from the Nilson Report, which follows credit card transactions.
LINDEN – Two men robbed a pizza deliveryman on Clinton Street last Monday night, according to Linden police.