SUMMIT–Registration is now open for the 2011 season of the Tubbs Romp to Stomp Out Breast Cancer Snowshoe Series®. Benefiting the North Jersey Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure®, the Tubbs Romp to Stomp will be held on Jan. 22 at Mountain Creek Resort in Vernon.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS – Enjoy a fun-filled night with your significant other or friends as United Way of Greater Union County and the Summit, New Providence, Berkeley Heights Community Council hosts the first annual, “Night of Dance” on Saturday, Feb. 12, from 7–11 p.m. at The Berkeley Plaza, 735 Springfield Avenue, Berkeley Heights.
Dear EarthTalk: What is being done to enable ocean fish populations to rebound after being so over-fished? Are nations coming together on this in any way? — Deborah Kay, Milford, CT
PERTH AMBOY – A Perth Amboy retailer sold a Jersey Cash 5 ticket worth nearly $150,000 in Thursday’s drawing.
EDISON — First graders at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison celebrated the publication of their first books during a publishing party held on the morning of Jan. 14. To publish these books, the students selected their topics, researched them, wrote and edited their stories, and later adorned their books with colorful illustrations.
LEXINGTON, Va. – Two Linden residents are among the 524 cadets who were recently named to the Deans’ List at Virginia Military Institute for the first semester of academic year 2010-11.
DOVER — Three students from Union County have been named to the Dean’s List at Dover Business College for the Fall 2010 Quarter, according to Dover Business College Vice President of Academic Affairs Karl Soehnlein, PhD.
CLARK — At the December library board meeting, the Board of Trustees approved two significant policy changes. Effective Feb. 1, the late fee for adult books will increase to $0.20 per day to a maximum fine of $12 per item. There is no change in the fines for children’s books, magazines or audiobooks.
CLARK – Arthur L. Johnson High School Junior Mark Boulanger is presented with a Certificate of Appreciation from Clark Board of Education President Jill Curran in recognition of his scoring 800 on College Board SAT for the Critical Reading Assessment.