Support Groups are Good Medicine

NEWARK—With many diseases and conditions, there are different factors that enhance healing. Research has shown that stress reduction and promotion of coping skills through a support group may be beneficial to the healing process.

Jersey Congressional Competition

STATE—Two of New Jersey’s 13 congressional districts are among only 34 nationally where voters split their ballots in 2008 by choosing Democrat Barack Obama for president while electing a Republican to represent them in the House of Representatives.

Mother Seton Open House

CLARK—Mother Seton Regional High School will hold an informal open house on Wednesday evening, Sept. 30, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. for all fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth grade girls and their parents.