ELIZABETH–Benedictine Academy students participated in a novel classroom experience this month, when a “webinar” was set-up between the Museum of Russian Icons in Clinton, Massachusetts and one of the Academy’s religion classes. The “webinar” was a first for the museum in conjunction with a school.
NEW BRUNSWICK—To celebrate Elvis Presley’s 76th birthday, the State Theatre will present the national tour of the Broadway musical “All Shook Up” on Saturday, Jan. 15, 2011 at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m.
HIGHLAND PARK – The Raritan Valley Chapter of Hadassah has announced several upcoming events.
WOODBRIDGE — Berkeley College students at the Middlesex Campus in Woodbridge are making it their mission to brighten the holiday season for others.
RAHWAY – Rahway Superintendent of Schools Edward Yergalonis recently visited Madison School to encourage students to read.
TRENTON – Beginning in January 2011, New Jersey’s community colleges, in partnership with the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs and the New Jersey Business & Industry Association, will offer a comprehensive series of training courses to meet the federal and state requirements for New Jersey contractors performing renovation, repair and painting projects that may disturb lead-based paint in pre-1978 homes, child-care facilities and multi-family dwellings.
RAHWAY — On Nov. 30, students from Rahway High School and other area schools spent “A Morning with Leon Bass” at Kean University’s Holocaust Resource Center.
KEASBEY — Wakefern Food Corp., the largest retailer owned cooperative in the United States, celebrated the opening of an almost 90,000 sq. ft. extension to its existing warehouse facility in Keasbey with a ribbon-cutting ceremony last week.
PISCATAWAY — The Francis E. Parker Memorial Home, Inc. announced plans to expand into Monroe. The company purchased a 14-acre site earlier this month.