PSEG Celebrates Local Volunteers

NEWARK – PSEG recently celebrated the volunteer efforts of 16 employees and the New Jersey nonprofits they support. Grants totaling $33,000 were presented to the philanthropic organizations in recognition of the outstanding work of the employee volunteers.

Step Up for The Arc Awards Breakfast Recognized Top Fundraisers

GARWOOD — The 5th Annual Step Up for The Arc raised $42,000 to help The Arc of Union County continue programs and services serving more than 1,000 children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities enabling them and their families to enjoy a productive and enhanced life.

Assembly Panel Approves Bill To Create Web Site For Public Jobs & Contracts

TRENTON – Legislation to create an Internet database to provide the public a “one stop” source of current information on local employment opportunities and requests for proposals was released by the Assembly Budget Committee on Thursday.

Bill Allowing For-Profits To Organize As Issue-Driven Companies Clears Budget Committee

TRENTON – A bill to create a new type of corporate structure in New Jersey that allows for-profit companies to organize in a way that promotes their social or environmental mission was approved this week by the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee.

Learn About Realism In Art

RAHWAY – Arts Guild New Jersey (formerly The Arts Guild of Rahway), will present a lecture/discussion by nationally renowned artist and art professor Mel Leipzig on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011 at 7 p.m.