EDISON — Gabriela Garcia Medina, an international spoken word poet, electrified a crowd at Middlesex County College as she read her poetry March 8 as part of Women’s History Month.
UNION – The Union Public Library, along with others throughout the sate, is honoring the legacy of Abraham Lincoln by collecting for the “Pennies For Peace” program.
UNION COUNTY — Berkeley College President Dario A. Cortes, PhD, has announced that high school seniors from Union County, NJ, have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College.
ELIZABETH — The Union County Homicide Task Force arrested a Newark man and charged him with the early-morning Sunday death of a Belleville man who was killed in an Elizabeth motel room during an apparent robbery, Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow announced today.
RAHWAY – The Rahway Branch NAACP will hold a Candidates’ Night Forum on tonight to allow community members to meet the candidates seeking seats on the Board of Education.
EDISON — Republican Congressman Leonard Lance will hold a town hall meeting on Wednesday, March 23, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Edison Township Municipal Complex Court Room, 100 Municipal Boulevard.
STATE — On April 16, a consortium of New Jersey Tea Parties will hold a statewide convention at the National Conference Center, 399 Monmouth Street in East Windsor.
NEWARK — Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G) announced last week that it will seek approval from the New Jersey Board of Utilities to upgrade transmission lines and substations from existing 138,000-volt (138kV) power to 230,000-volt (230kV) power in the northern and central regions of the state.
ELIZABETH – Elizabeth Public Schools was recently featured in a case study published by the Disney Institute. The school district was the first to look to Disney to help change their organizational culture and accelerate student achievement by incorporating Disney’s time-tested practices into their district practices.