Students Recognized For Volunteer Service

ELIZABETH — Eleven Benedictine Academy students recently received the Jefferson Volunteer Community Service Award for the month of March. The winners are members of the all-female Catholic college prep high school’s “SHAC Squad”, “Students Helping All Children”.

Community Leaders Oppose Federal Cuts To Critical Services

MIDDLESEX COUNTY – The federal government must stop the practice of extending temporary budget measures that so far have cut federal aid for critical human services by 15 percent, according to a coalition of government, religious and non-profit leaders who fear they will not be able to continue providing services to people in need if the cuts continue and a permanent budget is not adopted.