TRENTON – A bill sponsored by Union County state Senators Raymond J. Lesniak and Nicholas P. Scutari which would expand eligibility for the State’s drug court substance abuse treatment program and create a pilot program in two counties in which any offender who’s eligible would be automatically enrolled in a drug treatment program was approved by the Senate Thursday by a vote of 33-2.
METUCHEN — On May 22 five Metuchen High School students competed in the Annual Merck Science Day competition sponsored by the Merck Institute for Science Education and the New Jersey Science Teachers’ Association.
SCOTCH PLAINS – The wide use of prescription drugs, pain relievers and over-the-counter medications also mean more medication emergencies. Accidental overdoses are now the nation’s second leading cause of accidental death, behind automobile crashes.
UNION COUNTY — Calling all bird watchers, frog fanciers, fish aficionados and nature lovers of all varieties! Here’s your chance to find the answer to that age-old question: “What’s going on out there?”
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Two Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools students attended the DECA International Career Development Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah, after qualifying at regional and state competitions.