LINDEN – Students Zarya Kimbrough and Xavier Small, along with their families, cozy up in their tent with a book at Linden School No. 4’s Camp Read A Lot event. Even the moose hangs overhead waiting to see what happens next in the story.
TAMPA, Fla. — Anthony D. Jackson has been promoted to the rank of technical sergeant in the U.S. Air Force Reserve.
COLUMBIA, S.C. — Army Pvt. Cynthia A. Brandt has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
RAHWAY — Students from the dental hygiene program at UMDNJ recently came to Franklin School in Rahway to teach Kindergarten students about dental health.
PLAINFIELD – PSE&G recently awarded United Way of Greater Union County $40,000 to support Neighborhood House Association After School Program in Plainfield. The grant will help support 50 children between ages 6-12 at the Washington Community School.
RAHWAY –Father Oscar Ramirez of the Divine Mercy Parish (formerly St. Mary’s ) accepts donated coats on behalf of the parish from Sgt. Ricky Calderon of the Rahway Police Auxiliary from the unit’s annual coat drive.
CLARK – Students at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School in Clark recently participated in the St. Jude Children’s Hospital Math-A-Thon. The students completed a Math funbook while receiving pledges from friends and family.
ELIZABETH – United Way of Greater Union County’s African American Leadership Initiative raised more than $9,200 with their “Making a Mark” Black History Month Celebration on Friday, Feb. 25th at Kean University’s STEM Building.
When people think of farmland, large swaths of corn or grain likely come to mind. But in the Garden State, farmland means everything from apples to zinnias – and a diverse array of agricultural products that includes delicious cheeses and wines.