ELIZABETH — The Benedictine Academy Parents Association held a “Welcome Back Cookout” at the school in Elizabeth on Saturday, Sept. 18.
RAHWAY — Students in Susan Bechelli’s fifth grade class at Grover Cleveland School in Rahway recently read a story about a young Native American who had trouble competing in a bow and arrow contest due to impaired vision.
RAHWAY — Roosevelt School in Rahway participates in the Reading is Fundamental program.
JERSEY CITY–New Jersey City University sank the College of Staten Island, sweeping the Dolphins, 3-0 (25-10, 25-7, 25-10) in a non-conference women’s volleyball match on Wednesday night.
STATE — Ed Potosnak, Democratic nominee for New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District, is disappointed that members of the United States Senate thwarted repeal of “Don’t Ask Don’t Tell.”
UNION – The heavy storms that rolled through the New Jersey area affected the Kean University men’s and women’s soccer games against Rutgers-Newark and the field hockey contest at Montclair State University on Wednesday evening.
GARWOOD — Union County’s school and health department nurses are invited to attend a symposium entitled “Understanding Pediatric & Adolescent Immunizations” which will be held at The Westwood, 438 North Avenue in Garwood on Thursday, Oct. 28.
Former president Jimmy Carter told NBC News on Monday that his work at home and abroad has been “superior” to other presidents. “I feel that my role as a former president is probably superior to that of other presidents,” Carter assessed.
In recent weeks, some of President Obama’s strongest supporters have expressed frustration with his HIV/AIDS policies. Unless the United States switches course and dramatically increases its funding for the global fight against AIDS, we could lose millions of lives and a generation of progress.