Tax tip of the Day: Visit IRS.gov Web site

 Gregg Semanick-New Jersey’s IRS Spokesperson IRS.gov provides a wealth of information.  You can access tax forms and publications; learn about electronic filing; check the status of your refund; calculate the amount of withholding on your W-4; and, request an online…

Fifth Grader Saves Cousin’s Life

RAHWAY – Last week, a Rahway fifth grader saved her cousin’s life by calling 9-1-1. Brooklyn Williams, a student at Madison Elementary School in Rahway, went to wake up her six-month-old cousin Mark Anthony Little, she noticed that he was…

Kean Tops Preseason NJAC Baseball Poll

PITMAN—After capturing the 2008 NJAC Championship and advancing to the NCAA Division III National Championship Series, Kean University has been selected as the 2009 preseason baseball favorite in the New Jersey Athletic Conference. Kean was selected to finish first on…

Hospital Offers Career Workshop For High School Seniors

PERTH AMBOY—Raritan Bay Medical Center is accepting applications now for an intensive four-day career workshop designed for students entering their senior year of high school who are interested in pursuing careers in the healthcare field. The 10th Annual Healthcare Connection…

THE UN-COMFORT ZONE with Robert Wilson

 The Most Powerful Motivator        I was abruptly awakened and told, “The house is on fire.  Go outside!”  As I ran out of my bedroom and into the hall my socks slipped on the  polished oak floor.  A guiding hand…

Tax tip of the Day: What if I owe the IRS?

Gregg Semanick-New Jersey’s IRS Spokesperson The IRS recognizes that many people are going through difficult times financially.  If you believe you may have trouble paying your tax bill, contact the IRS immediately. To avoid additional penalties, you should always file…

Free Job Training Courses For Elizabeth Residents

CRANFORD – During the month of March, Union County College will be offering free job training courses to residents of the city of Elizabeth. City residents over the age of 18 are eligible to participate in this program. These career…

Colonia Teen Honored

COLONIA—Ayna Agarwal, a member of the Community Campus Edison Branch YMCA, has been named a top runner-up for “The 2009 Prudential Spirit of Community Award” in New Jersey. Agarwal also qualified for the President’s Council on Service and Civic Participation…

Celebrating 100 Days

Celebrating 100 Days—A celebration of the 100th Day of School was enjoyed by Mrs. Shaffer’s first grade class at Saint Agnes School. The children participated in many activities, which included making a 100 collection, writing 100 words, doing 100 jumping…