Parent Information and Resource Center Earns National Award

NEW BRUNSWICK – The New Jersey State Parent Information Resource Center, a program of Prevent Child Abuse-New Jersey, recently received a 2010 Partnership Organization Award from the National Network of Partnership Schools at Johns Hopkins University.

Change Your Clock & Your Smoke Alarm Battery On Nov. 7

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Daylight-saving time ends Sunday, Nov. 7, and marks the 23rd anniversary of the Change Your Clock Change Your Battery® program, which reminds people to check and change the batteries in their smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors during the fall time change.

Gerbounka, Moore Win Linden Election

LINDEN — In Linden, Mayor Rich Gerbounka was re-elected and James Moore will be Council President after a count of provisional ballots narrowed the incumbent’s lead over Democratic Councilman Derek Armstead but confirmed the independent’s victory.

New Jersey Shoots & Scores With More Sports License Plates

TRENTON – Looking to provide Garden State residents with another way to show their team pride, the Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) today began the sale of license plates that honor the area’s basketball teams – the New Jersey Nets, the Philadelphia 76ers and the New York Knicks.