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.
LINDEN – A 37-year-old Staten Island woman was arrested for shoplifting at Kohl’s department store in Linden last week, police said.
SUMMIT – The Patriot’s Path Council, Boy Scouts of America honored local citizens at the Summit Good Scout Award Dinner. Celine Victoria Benet, Annette Dwyer, T. Brett Haire, and Herb Olbrich were honored on Wednesday, March 24, at The Grand Summit Hotel for their commitment to the Summit community.
BELLEVILLE, Ill.—April is National Minority Health Awareness Month, and groups around the country are promoting this year’s theme—“Man Up for Your Health! Healthy Men Move Our Communities Forward.”
MOUNTAINSIDE—Children’s Specialized Hospital Foundation is hosting a FREE Wills Workshop on Wednesday, May 5, 7-9 p.m., at Children’s Specialized Hospital, 150 New Providence Road, Mountainside.
CLARK – Clark AARP Chapter #3733 will meet at 1 p.m. on Friday, April 9 at the Brewer Senior Center, 430 Westfield Avenue in Clark.
Annette Mall has arranged for a representative from the New Jersey Lottery to speak at the meeting.
CRANFORD—The Friends of the Cranford Public Library will present legendary New York disc jockey and author Pete Fornatale for a program celebrating the recent 40th anniversary of the Woodstock Music and Arts Festival.