CRANFORD – Union County College graduate Maria Botinelly, a Union resident, came to the United States from Brazil in 2006 on what was initially a short vacation for a change of pace.
ISELIN – Students from high schools, junior high schools and elementary schools in Sayreville and Perth Amboy will participate in the Multicultural Grand Cotillion on Sunday, May 20, at the Renaissance Woodbridge Hotel in Iselin.
PISCATAWAY – The Diocese of Metuchen will host a Senior Retreat Day for Catholics, age 55 and older, on Wednesday, May 30 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the St. John Neumann Pastoral Center, 146 Metlars Lane.
With tax season finally behind us, now’s an ideal time for policymakers to reform America’s tax code. With the absurd complexity of the U.S. tax system is still fresh in everyone’s mind, there’s certainly political will for such a move.
EDISON – There are more New Jerseyans living in poverty – including many dealing at times with hunger pains – than at any time in the state’s history.