GREAT LAKES, Ill. — Navy Seaman David A. Corley, a 1997 graduate of Saint Mary Of Assumption High School, Elizabeth, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
UNION COUNTY — The Fifth Annual Step Up for The Arc was a resounding success with more than $40,000 raised. The monies will help the Arc of Union County continue to provide programs and services to more than 1,000 children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, which enable them and their families to enjoy a productive and enhanced life.
NEW BRUNSWICK – The Provident Bank Foundation recently awarded The State Theatre Regional Arts Center in New Brunswick with a $10,000 grant – the final installment of a three-year, $30,000 pledge – to support its Milk & Cookies series.
EDISON — Middle School students at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison donated $5 each to wear fun and funky hats on Friday, Oct. 1, for Hats On Day.
After years of bloodshed and lies, it’s time to throw away the euphemisms and call people and events what they are in truth.
The continuing financial woes facing governments, institutions, families and individuals these days are causing us to reflect on whether the ways we have been doing things historically are indeed the best ways. The pressure to economize during tough financial times can often provide the impetus for outside-the-box thinking.
STATE – Gov. Chris Christie accepted the recommendation of the ARC Project Executive Committee to terminate the ARC Project based on a 30-day review which confirmed the project is expected to substantially exceed its current budget.
CARTERET–Mayor Dan Reiman and Councilman and Parks Commissioner Vinny Bellino announced that the borough has awarded a $2.1 million contract for construction of a pier extension at Waterfront Park to Atlantic Subsea, Inc.
SOUTH PLAINFIELD — Ed Potosnak, Democratic Candidate for Congress in New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District, held a press conference Wednesday at First Light Energy in South Plainfield in support of solar technology and the broad range of high technology companies that call the region home.