EDISON — First graders at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison celebrated the publication of their first books during a publishing party held on the morning of Jan. 14. To publish these books, the students selected their topics, researched them, wrote and edited their stories, and later adorned their books with colorful illustrations.
LEXINGTON, Va. – Two Linden residents are among the 524 cadets who were recently named to the Deans’ List at Virginia Military Institute for the first semester of academic year 2010-11.
DOVER — Three students from Union County have been named to the Dean’s List at Dover Business College for the Fall 2010 Quarter, according to Dover Business College Vice President of Academic Affairs Karl Soehnlein, PhD.
CLARK — At the December library board meeting, the Board of Trustees approved two significant policy changes. Effective Feb. 1, the late fee for adult books will increase to $0.20 per day to a maximum fine of $12 per item. There is no change in the fines for children’s books, magazines or audiobooks.
CLARK – Arthur L. Johnson High School Junior Mark Boulanger is presented with a Certificate of Appreciation from Clark Board of Education President Jill Curran in recognition of his scoring 800 on College Board SAT for the Critical Reading Assessment.
NEWARK – The North Jersey Minerva Corporation in partnership with the North Jersey Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. announces it is now accepting applications for its 49th Annual Scholarship Benefit Program.
ROSELAND– Stuart Pachman, a Rahway native and member of Brach Eichler, received the “Distinguished Legislative Service Award” from the New Jersey Bar Association.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Two Middlesex County residents won a holiday contest that let them share their good fortune with a local charity.
Many of New Jersey’s senior citizens migrate south in the winter. In contrast to the “snow birds,” one venerable Red-tailed Hawk from New Jersey was recently found to be the oldest living of its species in the world! She’s a happy reminder that many raptors are experiencing a comeback in this state we’re in.