EDISON—With millions of American children settled back into the routine of a new school year, it’s time for parents to get ready for parent-teacher conferences.
JERSEY CITY—Sophomore forward JULIA CASERES (Union, NJ/Union) and freshman forward ASHLEY CUNHA (Edison, NJ/Edison) each netted hat tricks and sophomore midfielder KATLIN VARGO (Edison, NJ/Union Catholic) contributed two goals as New Jersey City University sank the Dolphins, 11-0, on Wednesday.
FLORHAM PARK—AAA New Jersey invites Morris, Essex and Union County students to participate in AAA’s 66th annual Traffic Safety Poster Contest. The program encourages creativity and represents a unique opportunity for students to communicate safety messages to their peers. [smartads]…
RAHWAY—Money, Bucks, Dinero, Cash, Clams, Greenbacks, Booty, Pelf, Geld, Dough, Gold, Jack, Wampum, Lucre, Chips – we have a lot of words for the stuff they say makes the world go round…
UNION – Award-winning poet, writer, anthologist and educator, Naomi Shihab Nye, will examine multiculturalism in a lecture, “Variety is the Solution: A Look at How Literature Brings Us All Together in the World,” on Monday, Nov. 16, at 11 a.m. in Wilkins Theatre, located at 1000 Morris Avenue in Union.
UNION – The Holocaust Resource Center at Kean University will host historian, award-winning author and Holocaust scholar, Dr. Samuel Kassow, on Monday, Nov. 30, at 7:50 p.m. in Wilkins Theatre, located at 1000 Morris Avenue in Union.
EDISON—Throughout the month of November, members of Middlesex County’s Jewish community will gather at the Jewish Community Center of Middlesex County to participate in the only continent-wide campaign aimed at teaching North American Jews to read the Hebrew language.
RAHWAY — Bill Pear’s and Natalie Polanin’s fifth grade students at Roosevelt School in Rahway had the opportunity to use the free program Skype to communicate with students from an elementary school in North Carolina.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas—Air Force Airman Jateese D. Gardner graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
RAHWAY – The Grover Cleveland preschoolers, parents, and staff toured the Rahway Fire Department as part of the fire prevention studies unit.
EDISON—The Edison Metro Lions Club recently celebrated its third anniversary at the Holiday Inn in Somerset.
RAHWAY—Madison School’s PreK and Kindergarten classes had a visit from some community helpers on Oct. 15.
CLARK – On a chilly Friday night in October, as the crowd rolled in to the high school football stadium to watch Clark’s ALJ Crusaders vs. Cranford Cougars, nine boys stood nervously at the field goal post waiting for the announcer to welcome them to the stadium.