SPRINGFIELD — Union County Freeholders Angel G. Estrada (2nd L), Mohamed Jalloh (4th L) and Vernell Wright help Goodwill NY-NJ Executive Vice President of Business Operations Mauricio Hernandez (C) cut the ribbon officially opening the first DonationXpress center in New Jersey in Springfield on May 24.
ELIZABETH– Elizabeth High School is ranked among the nation’s best according to a new listing of the top 1,000 high schools by Newsweek. In America’s Best High Schools 2012, Newsweek compared the quality of education among the nation’s top secondary schools, and Elizabeth High School ranked number 217 nationally.
PISCATAWAY – As students, educators and parents streamed into the Busch Campus Center on Monday, May 21, at Rutgers University, they weren’t sure what to expect from the first Dare to Dream Student Leadership Conference to target the community of New Jersey high school students living with neurological conditions such as Tourette Syndrome, OCD, ADHD, anxiety and Asperger’s Syndrome.
NEWARK – The North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority (NJTPA) Board of Trustees recently approved approximately $3 million in federal funding over three years to support five community shuttle services that will help connect riders to key transit hubs, job centers and educational facilities throughout the region.
NEWARK – Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa and the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs have filed suit in federal court against a mobile app developer whose educational games allegedly collect personal information from children, then transmit the information to a third-party company without notifying parents or obtaining their consent.
NEWARK – On Tuesday, federal agents arrested eight of nine people charged for their alleged participation in a widespread foreign student visa fraud, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.