Portable Planetarium and Visit from Merck Scientist Leaves Lower Schoolers Starry-Eyed

EDISON — On Wednesday, September 15, William Reiss of Fords, Quality Manager at Merck & Co. and the father of second-grader Sara Reiss, served as a tour guide to the stars as he showed students in grades 1 to 5 the exciting educational features of a portable planetarium called Starlab.

Carteret Awards Contract For $2.8 Million In Street Improvements

CARTERET — Mayor Daniel J. Reiman and Councilman Jorge Diaz, Finance Chair, have announced that a contract has been awarded to S. Brothers General Contracting of South River for street improvements in the Tennyson Estates and Chrome neighborhoods.

It’s Me, Maggie: In the Rough

If ever there was a sporting analogy for parenthood, golf is it. There are traps and hazards and obstacles and bad lies, misplaced shots and errors in judgment and bad bounces. Even the professionals have bad days and miss putts.