PERTH AMBOY — The steering committee of Friends of Perth Amboy Free Public Library present winners of logo contest, 1st prize Samanta Olevera (first prize) and Erika Suero (second prize) with a winners certificate and a $25 gift certificate to Barnes & Noble.
LINDEN — During American Education Week, Linden Public Schools invited parents into the classroom for a hands-on experience of what the day is like for their child. Pictured above, Rene Espinhal and her son Brandon work on a project together at Linden School No. 9.
LINDEN — Members of the Linden Athletic Hall of Fame recently met at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center for the purpose of electing their Board of Officers for the upcoming 2011 year.
“I don’t need this aggravation.” Thus I spake just above a murmur during the harrying last thirty minutes of director Paul Haggis’s “The Next Three Days.” It seemed unfair.
SCOTCH PLAINS — Recently, Two River Community Bank became a community sponsor at NJ Blood Services (NJBS) Scotch Plains donor center on South Avenue, pledging their employees, customers and friends to give 25 whole blood and platelet donations annually.
LINDEN — Linden School No. 9 added a twist to American Education Week. For one day, the school had three principals.
RAHWAY — As part of American Education Week, students in Laura Lopez’s class at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway were invited to school to take part in an “Are You Smarter Than a 3rd Grader” challenge.
UNION – Senior Jonathan Jones scored a game-high 28 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, however the Kean University men’s basketball team fell to Stevens Institute of Technology, 80-77, in the home opener on Monday evening.
“Cut My Taxes!” Americans have heard this cry for years — and we’ve heard it shouted angrily in recent months. We hear that we pay too much in taxes, that government makes poor use of our money, and that our prosperity would rise if only taxes would fall.