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…

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…

Rahway Celebrates Season

RAHWAY—The city’s annual holiday tree lighting will take place this Friday, Nov. 28, at 7 p.m. at City Hall Plaza. There will be music and entertainment for the whole family to enjoy. City residents are asked to donate one non-perishable…

Thanksgiving Is Top Day For Home Cooking Fires

In 2006, Thanksgiving Day topped the charts once again as the peak day for home cooking fires. According to National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) reports, there were 1,400 home structure fires involving cooking equipment that year, which is more than…

Students Come Together To Fight Human Trafficking

ELIZABETH—“Minga”, roughly translated, is a word used in South America that means “a community coming together to work for the benefit of all”. A group of students at Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth has come together as a “Minga”, saying “yes”…