American immigrants from Mexico, and their descendants, are one of the fastest-growing segments of the population, according to the latest U.S. census — a fact that comes to mind especially as May 5, Cinco de Mayo, approaches.
NEWARK – The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) and St. George’s University School of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies, announced Tuesday that they are negotiating a partnership agreement under which UMDNJ would actively collaborate in the education and training of third- and fourth-year St. George’s medical students in rotations at New Jersey hospitals.
RAHWAY – Comedian Howie Mandel is coming to the Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway for an exclusive area engagement on at 8 p.m. on May 19.
RAHWAY — Rocco Collucci, principal of Roosevelt School in Rahway, recently accepted a $1,000 donation from Mary Peter of the Rahway Junior Service League.
CLARK – Family and friends of Clark’s Boy Scout Troop 145 invite the public to join them for a mini-golf and picnic fundraiser to be held Thursday, June 9, at Hyatt Hills Golf Complex in Clark. The fundraiser will be held from 5 until 9 p.m. and will include 18 holes of miniature golf and a picnic with great food and beverages.
EDISON – If today’s students don’t think tragedy can hit home, they received a sobering message during a special assembly on Drug and Alcohol Prevention in the Upper School on Wednesday, April 27.
TOMS RIVER—Planning a move? The New Jersey Warehousemen & Movers Association offers the following tips:
EDISON — The first grade students at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School recently finished their unit studying the body.
EDISON — The team of Saheela Ibraheem of Piscataway, Greg Oh of Warren, Patrick Liu of Edison, Julia Ye of Warren and SK Mun of Plainfield finished third in the state in the AMTNJ Math Competition