NEWARK – PSEG recently celebrated the volunteer efforts of 16 employees and the New Jersey nonprofits they support. Grants totaling $33,000 were presented to the philanthropic organizations in recognition of the outstanding work of the employee volunteers.
GARWOOD — The 5th Annual Step Up for The Arc raised $42,000 to help The Arc of Union County continue programs and services serving more than 1,000 children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities enabling them and their families to enjoy a productive and enhanced life.
TRENTON – Legislation to create an Internet database to provide the public a “one stop” source of current information on local employment opportunities and requests for proposals was released by the Assembly Budget Committee on Thursday.
TRENTON – A bill to create a new type of corporate structure in New Jersey that allows for-profit companies to organize in a way that promotes their social or environmental mission was approved this week by the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee.
RAHWAY – Arts Guild New Jersey (formerly The Arts Guild of Rahway), will present a lecture/discussion by nationally renowned artist and art professor Mel Leipzig on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011 at 7 p.m.
TRENTON – A legislative package making New Jersey’s laws governing corporations more in line with Delaware’s business friendly statutes was unanimously released Thursday from the Assembly Budget Committee.
CRANFORD – This holiday season, the Cranford branch of Enterprise Rent-A-Car is supporting two local organizations this year, Jersey Cares and the New Jersey chapter of the National Arthritis Foundation.
TRENTON – Legislation to expand New Jersey’s film and digital media production tax credit once it’s restored in 2011 was released Thursday 7-0-4 by an Assembly panel.
MONROE – On Dec. 13, the New Jersey Apartment Association (NJAA) hosted approximately 1,000 underprivileged children at its 13th annual children’s holiday party. The event was held at Pegasus at the Meadowlands Race Track.