Pet Adoption Day

WOODBRIDGE—Best Friend Dog and Animal Adoption will hold a pet adoption on Sunday, Sept. 13, at The Woodbridge PetSmart, 863 St. Georges Avenue, Woodbridge, from 1-4 p.m.

Our Public Schools Are Crippling the Economy

America’s public schools are failing. From the smallest towns to the biggest cities, our schools aren’t delivering the tools that young people need in today’s economy. Many kids simply aren’t finishing school. And too many who do graduate are unprepared for college and the working world.

Munera Completes Basic Training

PARRIS ISLAND, S.C.—Marine Corps Pvt. Jonathan Munera, son of Jeanne and Fernando Munera of South Amboy, recently completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, S.C. designed to challenge new Marine recruits both physically and mentally.