“Smart People” – 3 popcorns

By Michael S. Goldberger, film critic An ambience of intelligence, even when the characters are pompously unbearable, makes director Noam Murro’s “Smart People” an often disarming delight. Set at Carnegie Mellon University, where Dennis Quaid’s widower-professor Lawrence Wetherhold jadedly holds…

New High School House To Open In September

ELIZABETH—Elizabeth Public Schools announced that Alexander Hamilton Preparatory Academy, accommodating grades 9-12, will open its doors in September, bringing a total of eight houses serving the largest high school population in the United States. The Preparatory Academy will integrate a…