Rahway Students Learn About Science

RAHWAY – Madison Elementary School in Rahway marked Carl Sagan Day during American Education Week. Sagan grew up in Rahway, attended Rahway High School, went on to college and became a well-known astronomer, author, and lecturer.

Rahway Teacher Named To Educational Honor Society

RAHWAY — Recently, Rahway High School teacher Maryjane Finne completed requirements for a Master of Arts in Educational Leadership from Thomas Edison State College and was initiated into Kappa Delta Pi, the International Honor Society in Education.

Hehnly’s Kindergarten Applefest

CLARK – Kindergartners at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School in Clark had their annual “Applefest” earlier this fall. They brought in homemade apple-themed items to swap with the rest of the school for non-perishable food items for donation to a local food bank.

NJ Senators Call For Extension Of Unemployment Benefits

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Frank R. Lautenberg and Bob Menendez (D-NJ) today joined with 27 of their Senate colleagues to call for a long-term extension of emergency unemployment benefits to help New Jerseyans keep food on the table during the holiday season and provide for their families in the coming year.

Lawmakers Tout ‘Back To Work NJ’ Bill Package Proposal

TRENTON — Senate President Stephen M. Sweeney and Assembly Speaker Sheila Y. Oliver on Wednesday announced the Legislature’s focus in the coming weeks will turn to a landmark “Back to Work NJ” bill package designed to create jobs and jumpstart economic development throughout the state.