ELIZABETH — Students of the Our Lady of Guadalupe Academy in Elizabeth are pictured with some of the items they collected during a Food Drive that they packaged into Thanksgiving baskets for members of the community.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Middlesex County Department of Senior Services Executive Director Margaret Chester, a founding trustee of the New Jersey Foundation for Aging, was honored at the NJFA’s third annual fall celebration.
RAHWAY — When Teddy Roosevelt became President, the United States had 5 National Parks: Yellowstone, Yosemite, Sequoia, General Grant, and Mount Rainier.
RAHWAY – Arts Guild New Jersey has recently received a $10,000 grant from the Horizon Foundation for New Jersey that will fund general operating expenses.
LINDEN — The Department of Recreation and Community Services annually holds an art class for students in Kindergarten through 6th grades.
CRANFORD — Calvary Lutheran Church of Cranford has announced the members that have been elected to leadership positions within the congregation.
EDISON — The Upsilon Gamma Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society for two-year colleges, recently inducted 85 new members at Middlesex County College. The students were recognized for their academic achievement, leadership abilities and service to their community and college.
LINDEN — Linden Public School recently celebrated American Education Week, which highlighted the importance of bringing together educators, parents, students, and communities in a unified effort to build great public schools.
As we enter the holiday season, we can’t help but notice all the shedding of blood in our state: shootings, murders, fights, robberies, etc. I suggest this is so frequent because many people have actually lost their respect for the gift of human life.