Clark Cub Scouts Plan Pancake Breakfast

CLARK — The Cub Scout Pack 145 Family will be hosting a pancake breakfast Saturday, Jan. 15, from 8 a.m. through noon at the municipal complex cafeteria, located at 430 Westfield Avenue in Clark. The menu will include pancakes, bacon, juice, coffee, and other breakfast goods.

Local School Boards Honored

TRENTON—The New Jersey State Board of Education marked School Board Recognition Month on Wednesday by approving a resolution that commends the hard work and dedication of the state’s nearly 4,800 local school board members.

New Jersey Offers NFL-Theme License Plates

TRENTON – This week, the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission completed the rollout of its initial sports-theme license plate offerings with the introduction of plates honoring the area’s three NFL teams: the New York Giants, the New York Jets and the Philadelphia Eagles.

NJ Students Invited To Compete In “Brain Bee”

PISCATAWAY – New Jersey high school students have an opportunity to prove their brain power by competing in the 2011 Central New Jersey Regional Brain Bee. Modeled after a traditional spelling bee, the Brain Bee is a live question and answer competition in which students are quizzed about the human brain and central nervous system. There is no cost to participate.

Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Program Opens At Children’s Hospital Of New Jersey

NEWARK — Pediatric cardiac surgery is now available at Children’s Hospital of New Jersey (CHoNJ) at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center under a new partnership with NYU School of Medicine. The on-site program directed by Sunil P. Malhotra, MD, operates in partnership the NYU School of Medicine and Ralph S. Mosca, MD, Division Chief of Pediatric and Adult Congenital Cardiac Surgery at NYU Langone Medical Center.

Go Red For Women Promotes The Power Of A Happy Heart

NEWARK–The American Heart Association has announced that Diana Jordan, a nationally renowned healthcare humorist, comedian and author, will present an inspirational and entertaining keynote address at the second annual Northern New Jersey Go Red For Women Luncheon on Friday, Feb. 11, at the Prudential Center in Newark.