ALJ Grad Receives Fulbright Award

GARWOOD — Garwood resident and Arthur L. Johnson graduate Louis F. Rigano of Rhode Island School of Design has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Student Program scholarship to Japan in Design, the United States Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board announced recently.

Mom On A Mission Walks From Boston To Chicago

HOLLISTON, Mass. – Maria Salomão-Schmidt, mother of five from Holliston, Mass. has announced that she will be embarking on journey that will have her walking over 1,000 miles from Boston to Oprah Winfrey’s studios in Chicago beginning next month.

Fresh Air Fund Thanks Summer Hosts

This year, 123 New York City children found out once again just how special summer is in Northern New Jersey. Fresh Air Fund hosts, volunteers and local supporters dedicated their time and efforts to help these inner-city youngsters experience simple summertime pleasures, including afternoons of swimming, fishing at sunset and roasting s’mores over a campfire.

Obama: Neoconservative

President Barack Obama was far from candid when he announced the end of combat operations in Iraq last month, but he did nothing to hide the fact that he is a neoconservative when it comes to the American empire.