TRENTON — How old are the oldest rocks in New Jersey and where are they located? Perhaps these questions haven’t exactly kept you up at night, but geologists have been wondering about them for a long time.
Dear EarthTalk: I’ve heard that New York City schools are trying out “Trayless Tuesdays” in their cafeterias in order to reduce waste. Why are trays such a big issue? And how can cutting them out on one day a week really make a difference?
TRENTON – The New Jersey Department of Transportation will implement a new traffic pattern on Interstate 287 northbound over Possumtown Road in Piscataway Township so the left lane on the bridge can be reconstructed.
UNION – The Senior Department of the YM-YWHA of Union County will hold its annual Chanukah party and luncheon on Wednesday, Dec. 15 at 11:30 a.m.
WOODBRIDGE – Jazz Guitarist Andy Rothstein will share his knowledge of improvisational jazz-fusion for the guitar by conducting a series of two workshops – “Hands-on Jazz Guitar Workshop I” and “Hands-on Jazz Guitar Workshop II,” beginning in January 2011.
RAHWAY — The first grade students of Roosevelt School in Rahway reenacted the First Thanksgiving for their parents and Principal Rocco Collucci, followed by a feast, with their teacher Theresa Juliano.
EDISON — The Parents’ Association at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison held its annual holiday boutique for Lower School students in the Oakwood Room on Dec. 1 and 2.
EDISON – Ann Hergenrother, Middle School Head at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison, announced the names of students who have been placed on the Honor Roll and Honor Roll with Distinction for the first trimester of the 2010-2011 academic year.
CLARK — The Township of Clark held their annual winter festival and tree and menorah lighting ceremony on Sunday, Nov. 28.