Layer Cake Lesson

RAHWAY — Students in Mrs. Johnson’s fifth grade class at Roosevelt School in Rahway are observing the layers of the earth. Pictured are Isabel Elliott and Samantha Nievas. The earth layer cake was made by Miss Scotti.

Model Students

EDISON — Students from the Model United Nations Club at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison attended the 19th Annual Rutgers Model United Nations Conference in downtown New Brunswick from Nov. 11 to 14 with Allyson Schieve, Model United Nations Advisor and Director of the Writing Center.

Former Perth Amboy Mayor Pleads Guilty To Corruption Charges

TRENTON –Former Perth Amboy Mayor Joseph Vas and a longtime aide have pleaded guilty to corruption charges, including charges that they solicited an illicit payment of $58,000 from a city vendor and illegally funneled money into Vas’ congressional campaign via straw donors to evade campaign funding and reporting rules.

Medicine Chest Challenge Cleans Up Over A Ton Of Unwanted Medicine In NJ

STATE – On Nov. 13, the American Medicine Chest Challenge — a public health initiative to raise awareness about the dangers of prescription drug abuse and a statewide day of disposal of unused, unwanted, and expired medicine — was held in 100 communities throughout New Jersey, and resulted in thousands of residents disposing of over a ton of unused, unwanted, and expired medicine.