WASHINGTON, D.C. — A new law that went into effect Nov. 6 extends the first-time homebuyer credit five months and expands the eligibility requirements for purchasers.
NEWARK – Sophomore Herb Pope (Aliquippa, Pa) posted his fourth straight double-double with 22 points on 10-of-14 shooting, 11 rebounds, and added five blocks to lead the Seton Hall men’s basketball team to a 93-53 victory over NJIT on Monday night.
NEW BRUNSWICK—Imagine being able to enjoy a delicious treat sweetened by the knowledge that a contribution to breast cancer research is being made. This was a reality for thousands of New Jersey residents who took part in Panera Bread’s® Pink Ribbon Bagel Campaign.
STATE – For military service members stationed around the globe, holiday gifts are a big morale boost. Northern New Jersey postal officials are, therefore, reminding the public there is still time to mail holiday packages to military personnel at overseas military installations, including Iraq and Afghanistan.
RAHWAY—The Rahway Division of Senior Services will host its 13th annual holiday celebration on Tuesday, Dec. 22 from noon to 2 p.m. at the Rahway Senior Center, 1306 Esterbrook Avenue.
LINDEN—With the winter season approaching, Linden students, faculty and staff from various schools are collecting food and have created baskets for families in the local community.
CLARK—Clark Cub Scout Pack 145 collected bundles of toys during Clark’s Holiday Winter Festival last Sunday in support of the Marine Corps Reserve’s Toys for Tots program.
LINDEN—During the year end holidays, people are often busy, excited, and sometimes a little bit careless.
The Linden Police Department offers the following crime prevention tips that can go a long way towards ensuring a safe and happy holiday season.
NEW BRUNSWICK – Sixteen families were formed or expanded Nov. 19 as adoption procedures for 23 children were finalized at the Middlesex County Courthouse in New Brunswick.
EDISON—Middlesex County College has developed a state-of-the-art Biotechnology Associate of Science Degree program that articulates seamlessly with the Rutgers University Biotechnology Bachelor of Science Degree.
PERTH AMBOY – Raritan Bay Medical Center has announced a calendar of community outreach events for December.
MADISON, Wis. – Before you go over the river and through the woods to grandmother’s house this holiday season, consider what a University of Wisconsin-Madison infectious-disease specialist calls key myths about travel and illness.
CRANFORD—The Cranford and Kenilworth public libraries will host author Betsy Carter at the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue for a joint “Meet the Author” event at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 1.