RAHWAY — Mr. Ericksen’s 7th grade geography class at Rahway Middle School recently finished their “USA Road Trip” project. Students were assigned a state and researched different locations to visit.
SUMMIT – Lou Faraone, BSN, RN, CEN, NREMT-P, clinical coordinator for emergency services for Overlook Hospital, who has drawn on his experience as both a paramedic and nurse to help guide staff and emergency medical service (EMS) personnel at Overlook Hospital and its satellite emergency department in Union, recently received the Organization of Nurse Executives of New Jersey’s Aspiring Nurse Leader Award.
EDISON– The Edison Municipal Complex will showcase a display of African American History during the month of February.
CLARK — The Clark Library will feature the works of photographer Debra L. Partesi through the end of February. The exhibit, titled The Wonders of Union County, will display images of the wildlife and natural beauty that abounds in our area.
CLARK — Is it math or is it magic? Students at Valley Road School in Clark enjoyed a PTA-sponsored assembly that incorporated magic into everyday math lessons.
RAHWAY — Fifth grade students in Deborah Prakapas’s class at Roosevelt School recently created dynamite dioramas of their favorite scenes from books they have read.
ELIZABETH — Harry Carson, former NFL linebacker and New York Giants captain, brought his special brand of motivation and inspiration to the young people of the Trinitas Residential Treatment Center during a recent visit.
RAHWAY — On Jan. 17, Girl Scout Troop 41312 from Rahway had the opportunity to take part in the “Eat Well – Live Well” program at Wegmans in Woodbridge.
TRENTON – By an 8-5 vote, the state Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee advanced a controversial bill that would give businesses tax credits for funding scholarships for low-income students to attend private schools.