Science Exploration Day

RAHWAY — The Grover Cleveland School D.A.I.S.Y. preschool students and parents enjoyed Science Exploration Day” on Oct. 6. They used various types of magnets as they explored each work area.

Charity Golf Classic Raises $15,000 For Cerebral Palsy Association

MIDDLESEX COUNTY — The 15th annual Friends of Middlesex County Charity Golf Outing at Tamarack Golf Course on Sept. 29 contributed $15,000 to the Cerebral Palsy Association of Middlesex County. The 2010 outing brought the event’s total contributions to the charity to $200,000.

The Importance of Social Skills in School

While homework and learning difficulties cause worry for many parents, a child’s struggles “on the playground” can be just as concerning. Some children have no problem getting along with their peers and seem comfortable in new situations or leadership roles, but for others, navigating the social scene is not so easy.

No Such Thing as a Free Lunch—or Free Healthcare

A few days ago, I received an email from the daughter of our congresswoman—a mass email, of course. She explained that because of healthcare reform, which her mother supported, she no longer had to pay a $25 copayment for each prenatal appointment.

Regional Plan Association Unveils New Report On Benefits Of The ARC Tunnel

NEWARK – U.S. Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ) today joined with the Regional Plan Association (RPA) at Newark Penn Station to unveil a new study that reveals the ARC Tunnel could reduce daily travel times by up to 30 minutes for thousands of New Jersey Transit commuters throughout the state.

Environmentalists Plan Rally

EDISON – Members of the Edison Wetlands Association and New Jersey Sierra Club are planning a rally tonight in front of the Edison Municipal Building at 6:30 p.m., prior to the Council Meeting at 7 p.m.