EDISON — Third graders from The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison enhanced their knowledge of the Native American culture and traditions during a trip to Kateri Environmental Center in Wickatunk on Monday, Nov. 8.
TRENTON – Senators Teresa Ruiz (D-Essex) and Loretta Weinberg (D-Bergen), chairs of the Senate Education and the Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committees, respectively, urged New Jersey’s college and university presidents to ban from their campuses alcoholic energy drinks.
NEWARK— The NJ TRANSIT Board of Directors approved a contract that will provide security and terrorism awareness training for its frontline employees, funded by a grant received through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Transit Security Grant Program.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Middlesex County has expanded its program offering skills assessment and work readiness classes to low-income, out-of-school youth ages 16 to 21.
EDISON – Computer search engine Ask.com announced plans to close offices in Edison and Hangzhou, China.
LINDEN – A thief took a money box containing approximately $25,000 in cash and several bottles of liquor from a store on West St. Georges Avenue Sunday night, police said.
NEWARK — Rail commuters seeking a more tranquil onboard experience are in luck. NJ TRANSIT Executive Director James Weinstein announced a significant expansion of the agency’s Quiet Commute program on five of NJ TRANSIT’s busiest rail lines.
NEW BRUNSWICK– Research presented Wednesday at a national conference by a team of investigators at The Cancer Institute of New Jersey (CINJ), shows careful consideration should be given before initiating androgen deprivation therapy, a common treatment for older men with localized prostate cancer.
TRENTON — The New Jersey Department of Transportation (NJDOT) announced the I-78 eastbound Exit 52 ramp to the Garden State Parkway (GSP) will be closed tonight to safely remove concrete construction barrier from the ramp.