STATE – Choosing the right backpack may be one of the most important school supplies a parent can purchase for their child in regards to their health and safety. Is your child’s backpack a good fit?
UNION COUNTY – The county will receive more than $6 million in federal funding for community development, emergency homeless shelters, and to expand access to affordable housing for low-and moderate-income families, New Jersey’s senators announced Thursday.
ELIZABETH – Union County’s Kids Kingdom Traveling Jubilee will bring an afternoon of entertainment and activities for children to Mattano Park in Elizabeth on Saturday, Aug. 13, from 1 to 6 p.m.
ELIZABETH-Memories from Robert Baptista: “Hi Diane, This is a remembrance of growing up in Elizabeth in the 1940s and 50s:
ELIZABETH – Jersey Gardens outlet mall will present its annual Summer Festival on Saturday afternoon, Aug. 13, from noon-5 p.m.
Listen to the folks at the monkey cage: “They’re so much like us…just a chromosome or two different, you know.” Fact is, it might as well be a million chromosomes. But while simple old bacteria stands a better chance of usurping the Earth, “Rise of the Planet of the Apes” taps into the pseudo biology that perpetuates our fascination with this franchise.