ELIZABETH– Brittany Henderson, a junior at Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth, will perform on at the “WBGO Champions of Jazz Benefit” at the NJ Performing Arts Center in Newark.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Twenty-six students at Union Catholic High School have earned AP Scholars Awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on AP Exams during the 2009-2010 school year.
Water and energy form two vital pillars that hold up our economy and our lives. Unfortunately, they are inextricably intertwined: Destabilize one and you could threaten the other.
As the holidays approach, I feel compelled to write this letter and share a burden that’s weighing heavily on my heart. The truth is, I’m worried. So many people in our local New Jersey communities are living through difficult and stressful times – times of great need.
TRENTON – State Senate President Stephen M. Sweeney today teamed with a group of mayors from across the state to jumpstart an aggressive campaign to promote shared services as the means to property tax relief.
ELIZABETH — Literacy Volunteers of Union County (LV-UC) has received a grant from the United Way of Greater Union County and has partnered with Jefferson Park Ministries in Elizabeth to work with Haitian refugees who are in the United States less than one year.
Dear EarthTalk: I know that some people abstain from meat on Fridays for religious reasons, but what’s the story behind “Meatless Mondays?” — Sasha Burger, Ronkonkoma, NY
UNION — See a holiday classic come to life for three performances only at Kean University’s Wilkins Theatre on Dec. 4 at 2 and 7 p.m. and Dec. 5 at 2 p.m. Your holiday spirits will soar when you experience The New Jersey Dance Theatre Ensemble’s family classic The Nutcracker.
For many, mid-November through New Year’s Day is a blur of activity when important tasks get ignored. Who has time to review their benefits and tax paperwork when holiday planning looms overhead?