Did you know that childhood obesity is the No. 1 health concern among parents in the United States, topping drug abuse and smoking? Among children today, obesity is causing a broad range of health problems that previously weren’t seen until adulthood.
AVENEL – Avenel VFW Post 7164 and its ladies’ and men’s auxiliaries have elected officers for the 2010-11 term.
BOSTON, Mass. – Three Colonia residents were named to the dean’s list at Boston University for the spring semester.
WOODBRIDGE – The Provident Bank is now offering a special rate on a 20-year bi-weekly, fixed rate mortgage. Instead of making a large payment every month, homeowners can make half payments every two weeks. This bi-weekly mortgage is paid off in 16-17 years instead of 20 years, saving homeowners thousands of dollars in interest.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — Myeisha Washington, a JOMC (Public Relations) major and a resident of Elizabeth, was among the 2500 outstanding students that made the Spring 2010 Dean’s List at North Carolina A&T State University.
GREENVILLE, SC – Trevor May recovered from a shaky start, and the BlueClaws blew open a close game in the sixth in a 5-1 win against the Greenville Drive Monday night.
BOSTON, Mass. – Miriam Aioub, a resident of Port Reading, was named to the Dean’s List at Boston University for the spring semester.
Finally! An election without negative advertising and mudslinging! National Farmers Market Week is August 1-7, and it includes a contest to choose America’s best farm markets. You can vote for your favorite local market through the end of August.
Too frequently hopeful politicians resort to using fear and negative tactics to bully votes their way. Unfortunately, the residents of the Borough of Carteret have this kind of candidate running for Mayor this November, Republican Ken Freeman.