Retirement used to mean leaving work forever at age 65. Today, that description no longer applies to many of the millions of Americans who are at or near the traditional retirement age. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, by 2016, workers age 65 and older are expected to account for 6.1 percent of the total labor force, up sharply from 3.6 percent in 2006.
SAVANNAH, Ga.—Elmer Ramos of Metuchen was named to the dean’s list at the Savannah College of Art and Design in Savannah, Ga., for summer quarter 2009.
LIVINGSTON—Due to the high number of influenza cases in New Jersey, the Saint Barnabas Health Care System including Saint Barnabas Medical Center is taking steps to protect our patients, their families and staff by temporarily limiting visitation in our hospitals, clinics and doctors’ offices.
SOUTH ORANGE – Seton Hall men’s basketball head coach Bobby Gonzalez announced today that Fuquan Edwin (Paterson) has signed a national letter of intent to attend the university and play basketball for the Pirates beginning in the 2010-11 season.
LINDEN—The Linden Historical Society is once again seeking a home to house its collection of historical artifacts, memorabilia and photographs given into its care by the City of Linden and its residents.
EDISON—As a convenience for residents, a green-initiative push and a revenue-generator, Edison Township has opened a recycling center that will be available to residents seven days a week.
NEWARK— NJ Transit is helping the Community FoodBank of New Jersey secure food donations this Thanksgiving to make the holiday season brighter for those in need. Customers can donate non-perishable food items at select train stations from Nov. 17 through…
EDISON—Responding to a widely-recognized and increasing need, Legal Services of New Jersey announced the launch of a new Veterans Legal Assistance Project on Veterans Day.
TRENTON–If you have ever wanted to collaborate on a book or have your words live forever, join the New Jersey State Library in writing a book this November for National Write Your Own Book Month.