NEW BRUNSWICK – The New Jersey State Parent Information Resource Center, a program of Prevent Child Abuse-New Jersey, recently received a 2010 Partnership Organization Award from the National Network of Partnership Schools at Johns Hopkins University.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Daylight-saving time ends Sunday, Nov. 7, and marks the 23rd anniversary of the Change Your Clock Change Your Battery® program, which reminds people to check and change the batteries in their smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors during the fall time change.
LINDEN — In Linden, Mayor Rich Gerbounka was re-elected and James Moore will be Council President after a count of provisional ballots narrowed the incumbent’s lead over Democratic Councilman Derek Armstead but confirmed the independent’s victory.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. economy added 151,000 jobs in October, according to data released by the federal Department of Labor this morning. The unemployment rate, essentially unchanged since May, remained at 9.6 percent.
WOODBRIDGE – Edison Wetlands Association (EWA), Re-Purpose New Jersey and Bayshore Recycling Corp. today launched the second Woodbridge Center Mall Clothing Drive with a press event celebrating this weekend’s clothes and shoes donation drive.
EDISON — George J. Lisicki, former national commander in chief of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, was named to the Middlesex County College Board of Trustees. He was appointed by the Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders.
TRENTON – Looking to provide Garden State residents with another way to show their team pride, the Motor Vehicle Commission (MVC) today began the sale of license plates that honor the area’s basketball teams – the New Jersey Nets, the Philadelphia 76ers and the New York Knicks.
TRENTON – Nobody matched all five numbers plus the Red Power Ball in Wednesday’s drawing, so Saturday’s Powerball jackpot could be worth up to $123 million to the winner.
ROSELLE – It has been 10 long years since the Roselle Rams made the playoffs in the Central Jersey, Group 2 division. But with a win this Saturday against 2-5 Manville, the 5-2 Rams will be playing in the post season.