MONROE—In response to rising needs, Jewish Family & Vocational Service of Middlesex County has expanded its kosher food pantry to include dairy products and eggs.
“The Internal Revenue Service is seeking volunteers for the Volunteer Return Preparation Program (VRPP),” said New Jersey’s IRS spokesperson Gregg Semanick. “The IRS is looking for volunteers to take part in the VRPP throughout New Jersey during the 2010 tax filing season.”
RAHWAY—Marla Lind, Fashion Show Boutique Auction Chairman (at right) admires 3 of the 7 donated basket entries in the 5th Annual RWJ Rahway Hospital Family Basket Contest.
If you’ve ever heard your child say things like, “I can’t do it,” or “I’ll never figure this out,” during homework time, you’ve probably wondered how you can help him or her overcome such feelings of self-doubt and frustration.
CLARK – The petting zoo was one of the fun activities at F.K. Hehnly’s “HarvestFest” held last week to welcome in the fall season.
RAHWAY—Mrs. Dawkins’ second grade class at Grover Cleveland Elementary School in Rahway participated in the Prevention Links’ Forest Friends program.
MIDDLESEX—The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has signed an agreement with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Department of Energy covering federal facilities, which details responsibilities for the cleanup of a contaminated site in Middlesex.
MORRISTOWN—Nicole Ferrentino, 17, of Clark, received a scholarship from The Seeing Eye for raising several puppies for the world-famous dog guide school.
Oct. 6 at 11:38 a.m. – At the Southern State Correctional Facility, Det. Alex Yanes arrested Lakehurst resident Jason Corliss, 27, on an outstanding warrant for contempt of court. He was subsequently transported to the Union County Jail.