Insurance Coverage You Shouldn’t Do Without

By Jason Alderman Some people looking to reduce expenses drop or trim their insurance coverage, gambling that they won’t become sick, have a car accident or suffer a fire or other catastrophe. Unless you’ve got unlimited savings, however, forgoing adequate…

Asthma Research Study Open to Qualified Participants

NEWARK—Each year, more than five million children seek medical care from their primary care providers for asthma related symptoms.  Asthma accounts for roughly 484,000 hospitalizations and 200,000 hospitalizations.   Children tend to experience increased asthma symptoms with the change of…

April Is “Youth Month” In Woodbridge

 Recreational Activities, Health & Fitness Programs, And Educational Events Showcase Youth Month  By Mayor John McCormac Just like kids growing out of their wardrobe, the 2009 Woodbridge Township Youth Month celebration has expanded with more exciting events and programs for…

Race To Fight Breast Cancer

NEWARK—The North Jersey Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure® will host the 2009 Komen North Jersey Race for the Cure®, the largest series of 5K run/walks in the world, on Sunday, April 26, from 8 a.m. – noon…

Students Assess Stimulus Package For Math Challenge

EDISON—Led by math teacher Benjamin Patiak, four students from The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison took part in a 14-hour mathematical modeling competition on Saturday, March 7.  Christopher Georgevich of Elizabeth, Saheela Ibraheem of Piscataway, Manish Kewalramani of Edison and Sahil…

Borough Receives Grant For “Green” Health Center

CARTERET—The borough will receive $100,000 towards construction of Carteret’s highly anticipated health center, Mayor Dan Reiman and county officials announced last week. The project, which was first announced in 2007, is now through its planning stages, according to Reiman, and…

Scouts Plan River Clean-Up Event

CLARK – Cub Scout Pack 30 and Boy Scout Troop 330 are already planning this year’s annual Earth Week Rahway River clean-up event. The scouts and other volunteers will work together to remove litter and debris from the Rahway River…