ROSELAND – Roth IRA conversions have been a hot topic this year. New rules have made 2010 the first year that there is no income limit for Roth IRA conversion eligibility. Because of that, many taxpayers have access to a Roth IRA for the first time.
ELIZABETH – Julio Iglesias will perform at the Ritz Theater in Elizabeth on Friday, Dec. 3 at 8:30 p.m.
NEW BRUNSWICK—Four acts will help the audience relive their memories at State Theatre in New Brunswick on Saturday, Nov. 20 at 7:30pm. The line-up includes Jay and the Americans, The Duprees, The Happenings, and Martha and the Vandellas. Tickets range from $32-95.
STATE – The Salvation Army’s annual Red Kettle campaign will begin on Friday, Nov. 19. As more people come to the Salvation Army to request help, the kettle drive becomes increasingly critical.
LINDEN – Teacher Kimberly Terwilliger of the Joseph E. Sohl Middle School in Linden now has extra money to supplement her students’ lesson plans with hands-on learning, thanks to a $3,335 grant from PSEG.
NEWARK – The United States Merchant Marine Academy at Kings Point defeated the Kean University men’s soccer team, 2-0, Friday evening in the first-round of the NCAA Division III Tournament held at Lubetkin Field.
GETTYSBURG, Pa.– Yesenia Cadenas of Elizabeth, a junior at Gettysburg College, is spending the fall 2010 semester studying in Japan.
RAHWAY — Carl Sagan (1934-1996) was a scientist who lived in Rahway and was a Rahway High School graduate. Roosevelt School in Rahway celebrated Carl Sagan Day by studying the stars and students all had the opportunity to visit Star- Lab.
UNION COUNTY — Over 100 people came to celebrate the publication of “Connections Student Art and Literary Magazine” created by Literacy Volunteers of Union County. Among the guests, most notable, was Ashleigh Udalovas, Miss New Jersey 2010.