RAHWAY—The fifth grade students at Roosevelt Elementary school recently completed the Motion and Design kit in science. To close out the kit, the students took part in the annual “Roosevelt Lunch Box Derby.”
WOODBRIDGE –Woodbridge Town Hall will host a one-day ‘Passport Satellite Office’ on Thursday, Feb. 4, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Middlesex County Clerk’s Office, along with the Woodbridge Township Municipal Clerk’s Office, will be accepting applications for U.S. passports in the Council Meeting Room (First Floor), Woodbridge Municipal Building, located at 1 Main Street.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – After leading her team to a 3-0 week, Bloomfield College’s Tiffany McDaniel has been tabbed the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for the week ending Sunday, Jan. 24.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Three seniors at Union Catholic High School in Scotch Plains have been nominated to compete in the National Honor Society scholarship program.
NEW BRUNSWICK—In an attempt to collect 1,000 pints of blood to exceed the Northeast college record which they presently hold, and at the same time raise fund for Haiti, Rutgers University students are sponsoring a campus-wide drive on Thursday, Feb. 11.
STATE—NJ Blood Services, which supplies blood to 60 hospitals throughout the state, is in need of volunteers to work blood drives.
In the midst of the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression, the Bollwage Team snapped into action… they gave themselves a pay hike!
EDISON—On Saturday, Jan. 30, Edison police arrested four Elizabeth residents in connection with a string of car burglaries at the Menlo Park Mall and surrounding stores, authorities announced today.
Last Wednesday night was certainly an interesting one for political observers in New Jersey. The evening began with the Garden State’s new chief executive, Chris Christie, appearing on New Jersey 101.5 to talk about what he would do in his first year.
NEW BRUNSWICK – Middlesex and Monmouth counties would each save their taxpayers over $20 million – a total of $40 million—over the next 10 years under a unique Shared Services agreement for Youth Services.
WASHINGTON, D.C.—A bipartisan group of congressional and state leaders and experts on criminal justice policy came together last week to examine how states are changing their crime and corrections policies through “justice reinvestment”–an approach that uses data-driven, fiscally responsible policies and practices to increase public safety and reduce recidivism and corrections spending.
STATE—February is American Heart Month and the Saint Barnabas Heart Centers remind families to take symptoms seriously and to summon medical assistance by calling 9-1-1 immediately if they think a family member is having a heart attack.
Come February – many parents will forego the vacation to sunnier climes and stay at home with their kids during winter recess. In most of the country, the weather outside will be cold, local aquariums and museums will be packed and everyone’s cabin fever temperatures will be running high.