RAHWAY — This year, Rahway’s elementary students will be scoring “Reading Homeruns” for their superintendent, Edward Yergalonis. Each book that they read counts as a “homer”.
NEWARK – PSE&G is reminding customers that the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is now taking applications for the 2012 heating season. PSE&G heating customers typically receive about $300 toward their winter heating bills.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. economy added 80,000 jobs in October, according to data released today by the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics. The modest job growth was not enough to significantly affect the nation’s unemployment rate, which is still 9 percent.
RAHWAY — As part of Red Ribbon Week drug awareness week (Oct 24-28), students at Franklin School held a food drive. During the “I CAN, You CAN, We CAN” day, the school collected 1,204 cans of food which will be donated to Rahway Food Bank.
We’re all living on tighter budgets these days – at both the public and personal levels – so it’s good news that state, county and local governments can invest in energy efficiency and, in the process, save taxpayer dollars.
STATE – All 120 seats in New Jersey’s legislature are at stake in the Nov. 8 election. Although there were some minor changes to the makeup of some districts following the 2010 Census, the new map is unlikely to lead to major changes in Trenton.