PARRIS ISLAND, S.C.—Marine Corps Pvt. Robert J. Freeman, son of Jeanine Klimek of Manahawkin and Robert Freeman of Carteret, recently completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S. C. designed to challenge new Marine recruits both physically and mentally.
PARRIS ISLAND, S.C.—Marine Corps Pvt. Travis M. Phillip, son of Roy S. Phillip of Elizabeth, recently completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S. C. designed to challenge new Marine recruits both physically and mentally.
RAHWAY—The teachers at Roosevelt School in Rahway have found that one of the best ways to encourage student reading is through school sponsored family reading nights. These events encourage families to spend quality time reading together.
RAHWAY—Students at Roosevelt School’s after-school Art Club are exploring art techniques of drawing and painting.
RAHWAY—Each February, the American Dental Association (ADA) sponsors National Children’s Dental Health Month to raise awareness about the importance of oral health. Developing good habits at an early age and scheduling regular dental visits helps children get a good start on a lifetime of healthy teeth and gums.
RAHWAY — Fourth grade students at Roosevelt School in Rahway are studying crayfish as part of their structures of life science unit.
SOUTH ORANGE – The Seton Hall men’s basketball team has received a bid to compete in the 2010 National Invitation Tournament (NIT); it was announced Sunday evening. The Pirates were awarded the #4 seed and will host #5 Texas Tech on Tuesday, March 16 at Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.
HIGHLAND PARK — Police arrested a Highland Park man Friday, charging him with the murder of a borough woman who was stabbed in her apartment, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Highland Park Police Chief Stephen J. Rizco announced.
TRENTON – Legislation to convert property tax rebate checks into direct tax relief credits, streamline New Jersey corporate laws, direct an investigation into the agency that tried to overcharge New Jerseyans for high school wrestling tournament tickets and to honor New Jersey National Guard members top Monday’s Assembly voting session.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Middlesex County Freeholder Mildred S. Scott, chairperson of the county’s Law and Public Safety Committee, was joined by county and local public safety officials in unveiling the county’s new radio system that improves the reliability, security and effectiveness of emergency radio communications on a daily basis and in the event of any large-scale crisis.
CRANFORD—As Dolores Maviglio made her way through the gallery, she was not only struck by the sheer quality of the art, but that all the works were created by teenagers. She was very impressed.
RAHWAY—The Rahway Public Schools recently held a fundraiser to benefit victims of the earthquake disaster in Haiti.
CRANFORD–Over 300 patrons filled the Cranford Community Center for United Way of Greater Union County’s Cranford Community Council’s inaugural Taste of Cranford event. The event generated more than $5,600 to benefit United Way of Greater Union County’s Special Response Fund.