Mothers Day And Soup Kitchens

“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.

Skateboarders Learn New Skills

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

Valley Road School Teacher Honored

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.

Young Magicians

CLARK — Clark Recreation recently held an eight-week “World of Magic” class. Each week, a professional magician taught the young wizards a new trick.