EDISON – Through a joint effort, a $2.4 million contract has been awarded for the long-awaited restoration of Edison Memorial Tower, a historic structure at Edison State Park honoring the work of inventor Thomas Alva Edison, DEP Commissioner Bob Martin and Edison Memorial Tower Corporation President Nancy Zerbe announced Thursday.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Computer training classes to help job seekers improve their computer and job search skills under the NJ State Library’s $5.1 million Broadband Technology Opportunity Program (BTOP) grant are underway in Middlesex County at the libraries in Woodbridge, Jamesburg, Carteret and South Amboy.
TRENTON -The Christie Administration today announced the award of nearly $16 million in grants to municipalities and counties to keep New Jersey clean through community litter cleanup efforts.
It’s been some time since I’ve had the opportunity to enjoy participation in expressing my thoughts in regards to particular situations on events since the demise of the Elizabeth Reporter. I do know many people have missed the paper, as I had been told so any number of times.
SOUTH AMBOY – From 1888 to 1980, the Raritan River Railroad ran from South Amboy to New Brunswick. In its heyday, the line saw both passenger and freight train service. Now, only one railroad station remains in Milltown.
If you’re in the mood for some good old fashioned storytelling, director Francis Lawrence’s “Water for Elephants,” adapted by screenwriter Richard LaGravenese from the popular novel by Sara Gruen, is just the ticket.
EDISON — The 2011 Edison Earth Day Celebration will be co-presented by the Edison Township Environmental Commission and the Edison Sustainable Jersey Green Team on Saturday, April 30, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
RAHWAY–Arts Guild New Jersey will present “Crime Story,” an exhibition of artwork inspired by crime, crime scenes and crime-themed artworks next month.
ELIZABETH – Girl Scouts Melissa Sintra, Priscilla Borges, and Carinha Castanheira of Troop #42004 in Elizabeth will hold an Awareness Fair in Elizabeth on April 30 in effort to achieve the Girl Scout Gold Award.