Sweet Science

RAHWAY — Rahway Middle School students in Colleen Tombs’ science classes used paper chromatography to analyze and identify the candy coating on M&Ms and Skittles. To begin, students studied chromatography or the separation of components in a mixture. Using water-soluble markers, the eighth graders separated the components that make up a marker.

Marshall Earns Distinction

NORFOLK, Va.—Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Portia L. Marshall, a 2005 graduate of Sayreville War Memorial High School and her command, USS George H. W. Bush (CVN 77) homeported in Norfolk, Va., recently earned the honor to fly the Enlisted Surface Warfare Specialist (ESWS) and Enlisted Aviation Warfare Specialist (EAWS) pennants.