STATE –Environmentalists oppose two bills sponsored by Assemblywoman Annette Quijano that they say will weaken environmental standards and muzzle opportunities for public input on state regulations.
HILLSIDE – The Community FoodBank of NJ Hillside needs volunteers to assist its Food Stamp Outreach team with pre-screening and application assistance.
TRENTON – The New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission is reminding customers of upcoming agency and inspection station closings during the Christmas and New Year’s holidays.
Some folks seem to come alive during the holiday season.
Others … don’t.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – A bill that will end the barrage of loud television commercials was signed into federal law last week.
ELIZABETH – United Way of Greater Union County announced last week that it has been awarded $125,000 to support their network of Family Success Centers by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF). The grant is designed to help the centers provide emergency assistance to families in need.
RAHWAY — Franklin Elementary School in Rahway recently held their annual Winter Concert. Performances included the Franklin School Band, Franklin School Strings Orchestra, Select Chorus, a piano solo by Dominick DePaz as well as a musical play titled, “A Rainbow Christmas” performed by the second grade.
GRANTHAM, Pa. – The Kean University women’s basketball team scored the game’s first nine points and never looked back as the Cougars defeated host Messiah College, 73-64, in non-conference action on Saturday afternoon.
UNION– Senior forward Jonathan Jones had game-highs of 31 points and 17 rebounds to rally the Kean University men’s basketball team to a 68-60 victory over Albright College in non-conference action on Saturday afternoon.