STATE – Legislation sponsored by state Sen. Ray Lesniak to deregulate the telephone industry would likely mean higher prices for New Jersey landline telephone customers, according to a report released this week.
CLARK – A drawing for official ballot positions for Clark’s annual school election will be held on Thursday, March 17, at 3 p.m. in the superintendent’s office on the second floor of Arthur L. Johnson High School, 365 Westfield Avenue. The drawing is open to the public.
RAHWAY — Math Club members at Rahway High School joined with their peers at schools and museums across the country to celebrate Pi Day on March 14 (3.14).
CLARK – Children’s author and illustrator Steven Light visited St Agnes School in Clark to kick off the school’s March into Reading program. He delighted the children by reading three of his books and sharing his sketchbooks.
CLARK–Second grade students at St Agnes School in Clark have “adopted” a trio of cubs. After studying about five of the many endangered animals, the students wanted a way to help these animals. During the month of February, the children were able to collect $50 and send it to the World Wildlife Fund.
My ancestor, Pedro Francisco, was born on July 9th, 1760 to a wealthy family in the beautiful Azores Islands. Five years later, young Pedro’s life was changed forever when he was kidnapped by pirates and never saw his family again.
WOODBRIDGE – Gov. Chris Christie will visit Woodbridge Tuesday morning for a town hall meeting to discuss his agenda for New Jersey and his fiscal year 2012 budget proposal.
NEWARK — A former Edison Little League coach was sentenced to 37 months in federal prison for possession of child pornography, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced today.
TRENTON –New Jersey State Police detectives arrested a Middlesex County sheriff’s officer this morning on charges that he assisted the former sheriff in collecting a bribe, Attorney General Paula T. Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen J. Taylor announced.