My wife decided to upgrade her dinosaur cell phone to a “smartphone” and enlisted my help. Initially, we ran into the brick wall of decisions smartphone shoppers frequently face: How to choose among hundreds of available phones, pick the right service provider and predict which calling and data plan and other options would best fit her needs without breaking the bank?
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Between now and Christmas Eve, the Postal Service will deliver 15.8 billion cards, letters and packages across the country and around the world.
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.