Soehl Students Collect Food

Soehl Students Collect Food—Soehl Middle School students collected food for the local food bank in Linden known as LINCS. The Soehl students who participated in this community service project are Magdalena Kepa, Ashley Molina, Eric Gregorich, Matthew Jaeger. Photo by…

Thanksgiving Food Drive A Success

Thanksgiving Food Drive A Success—The Blue and Gold Club at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway recently held their annual Thanksgiving food drive. Pictured here, Ana Rita Marques, Cecilia Acevedo-Herras and Tripti Misir stand by some of the food that the…

Sharing The Thanksgiving Spirit

Sharing The Thanksgiving Spirit—Thanksgiving stems from the feast held in the autumn of 1621 by the Pilgrims and the Wampanoag American Indians to celebrate the colony’s first successful harvest. The Thanksgiving holiday is a time for sharing love with family…

Roselle Volunteers Help Families in Need This Thanksgiving

ROSELLE—The Borough of Roselle recently sponsored a holiday food giveaway to help Roselle families in need. On Nov. 22, dozens of residents came to Borough Hall to receive a turkey, gift certificates and non-perishable food items. The borough facilitated the…

Linden Students Celebrate Thanksgiving

Linden Students Celebrate Thanksgiving—Linden School No. 1 celebrated Thanksgiving early with a day of sharing with friends. The students in Miss Garbowski and Mrs. Zucosky’s classrooms learned the importance of teamwork and to share responsibilities. Together, the students made a…

Gathering Good Will

Gathering Good Will—Students in Debbie Kendall’s fifth grade class at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison gather a large collection of food donations collected by the Lower School students that will be distributed by Starfish Foundation in Plainfield to the needy.…

High School Gives Back At Thanksgiving

  High School Gives Back At Thanksgiving—Union Catholic High School, Scotch Plains delivered 35 baskets filled with non-perishable food items to Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish located in Scotch Plains. The baskets were then distributed to families in need in…

This Thanksgiving, Emergency Nurses Urge Roadway Safety

STATE—This Thanksgiving, tens of thousands of people will travel “over the river and through the woods to Grandmother’s house” and to thousands of other destinations to spend the holidays with friends and family. Sadly, some of those trips will end…

Clark Plans Holiday Festival

CLARK—The Township of Clark will hold its annual Holiday Winter Festival and Tree/Menorah Lighting Ceremony on Sunday, Nov. 30 at the Municipal Building. The activities begin at 3 p.m. and wrap up at 6 p.m. with the lighting of the…