University To Screen Student-Made Film

MADISON — “Favorite Son,” a feature film directed and co-written by a Fairleigh Dickinson University film professor and made by a mostly student crew, will come home to FDU with a free, public screening at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, September 22.

Spreading Good Cheer

EDISON—Varsity Cheerleaders at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison earned the “Overall Most Improved Squad” award while attending the Pine Forest Cheerleading Camp in Beach Lake, Pennsylvania from June 16 to 19 with their coaches Tanda Tucker and Brooke Sofield.

Roadhouse Café Announces Fall Linep

UNION – The Salem Roadhouse Café is one year old. To celebrate, the café has announced a fall lineup including the finest in musical and artistic presentations. On Saturday, Sept. 19 at 7:30 p.m., the café will feature Slight Imperfection,…

Powell Completes Basic Training

PARRIS ISLAND, S. C.—Marine Corps Pvt. Keith G. Powell, grandson of Clarice Powell of Edison, 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…

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.