PERTH AMBOY—The Puerto Rican Association for Human Development, Inc. invites local residents to celebrate Puerto Rico Discovery Day on Sunday, Nov. 15.
WOODBRIDGE – Police arrested a Woodbridge eighth grade English teacher who is accused of having sexual relations with a 14-year-old female student three years ago, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Woodbridge Police Chief William Trenery announced today.
WOODBRIDGE –Woodbridge health officials will administer H1N1 vaccine to Woodbridge public school students age 14 and under with an underlying illness or medical condition tomorrow.
TRENTON—Senate Republican Leader Tom Kean today called on Governor Jon Corzine to immediately impound all unspent state funds because this year’s budget is running almost $1 billion behind in anticipated revenues.
NEWARK—PSE&G is urging its customers to see if they are eligible for help to pay their winter heating bills. Those who recently lost their jobs, or are now working fewer hours because of the economic downturn, may now qualify for assistance programs.
CRANFORD – On Saturday, Oct. 28, the Union County College Men’s Soccer team battled County College of Morris to claim the NJCAA Division III, Region XIX Championship.
JERSEY CITY—Sophomore forward JULIA CASERES scored four times and broke New Jersey City University’s single-season scoring record as NJCU crushed Mount Saint Mary College (NY), 7-2, in an ECAC Division III Metro Quarterfinal contest on Wednesday.
Hurtling above the chocolate box rooftops of Victorian England courtesy of “A Christmas Carol’s” director, Robert Zemeckis, author Charles Dickens and a host of 3D techno-elves, it occurs to us: While we’ve witnessed Mr. Scrooge’s trial at the hands of three ghosts in various forms, it’s the first time we’ve actually flown along with him.
WESTFIELD—The planning committee for Westfield Community player’s 75th Anniversary celebration soiree is busy at work for the Saturday, Nov. 21, event from 8 to 11 p.m. in the theater at 1000 North Avenue West, Westfield.
EDISON—Members of Kathy Merklinger’s third grade class and Ellen Colandrea’s fourth grade class at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison collected a total of $271 this Halloween by trick-or-treating for UNICEF.
CLARK – Recently, 5th grade students from F.K. Hehnly Elementary School in Clark were treated to a trip to space. A representative from the Morris Museum sent the kids to outer space using an inflatable galaxy.
ROSELLE – The Roselle Urban Enterprise Zone Clean Team is taking its mission to beautify Roselle a step further thanks to a new commercial property maintenance effort.
CLARK—Aggressive drivers – drivers who tailgate, cut others off, run red lights, honk their horns, yell or make obscene gestures – are a danger to themselves and others.