“When I think of Mothers Day, I think of soup kitchens,” said Jean Halley, a sociology professor at Wagner College, when we talked to her recently about Mothers Day. Professor Halley has devoted much of her career to the study of mothers’ lives.
NEW BRUNSWICK — On Tuesday, May 3, the Middlesex County Bar Foundation honored the winners of the 12th Annual Project Law Essay Contest for Middlesex County High School Students. The event was held at the Middlesex County Superior Court in New Brunswick.
CLARK — The student representative to the Clark Board of Education, senior Scott Cheshul, was honored at this week’s reorganization meeting of the Clark Board of Education.
CLARK — Clark Recreation is currently running a three-week skateboard/skooter clinic at the Esposito Park on Madison Hill Road. The students are learning basic skateboard moves and tricks from well-trained skateboarders
NEW BRUNSWICK – Cycling enthusiast Grant Petersen once stated, “Think of bicycles as rideable art that can just about save the world.” This is the sentiment behind the Century for the Cure bicycle ride to benefit the Cancer Institute of New Jersey (CINJ) Foundation.
JERSEY CITY – For the third consecutive year, The Provident Bank hosted its Deposit $1 of Hope fund-raiser for the Community FoodBank of New Jersey (CFBNJ).
CLARK — St. John the Apostle School’s student-body president, Darius Singletary was a mystery reader in Patricia Stryker’s fifth grade class.
CLARK — Valley Road School Teacher Erin Reilly was recently recognized by the Clark Board of Education for the honor of being one of only ten recipients statewide of an “Innovation in Special Education” Award through the New Jersey School Boards Association.
CLARK — Clark Recreation recently held an eight-week “World of Magic” class. Each week, a professional magician taught the young wizards a new trick.