NEWARK – Children’s Hospital of New Jersey (CHoNJ) at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center has been awarded a $15,000 grant from the Toys“R”Us Children’s Fund through its 2011 New Jersey grant initiative.
TRENTON — The Department of Education today announced the formation of the College and Career Readiness Task Force, a group of K-12 and higher education practitioners and business community representatives that will have two main responsibilities: clearly articulating the knowledge and skills that students should master to be “college and career ready,” and ensuring that New Jersey has the appropriate graduation requirements and high school assessments in place to evaluate the mastery of these readiness standards.
TRENTON – State Treasurer Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff recently reminded taxpayers to file their applications for the Homestead Benefit and the Senior Freeze property tax relief programs before the Monday, Oct. 31, deadline.
CRANFORD – Union County College is hosting an Open House on Friday, Nov. 11, beginning at 9:30 a.m. at the College’s Cranford campus at 1033 Springfield Avenue.
When Nietzsche wrote the memorable maxim “What does not kill me, makes me stronger,” he wasn’t talking about viruses—but he could have been.
EDSION – Township residents and members of the Edison Wetlands Association will co-host a public meeting to discuss toxic contamination issues at the Chevron-Ortho Chemical Site on Metuchen Road in South Plainfield.