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Wardlaw + Hartridge Students Embrace Community Serviceations

September 23, 2017

EDISON, NJ - Middle School students have begun the school year by participating in two community service projects. Families worked with members of Jersey Cares and Union County Parks Departments to restore and rehabilitate trails at the Watchung Reservation on Sept. 9.

On the following Saturday, Sept. 16, nine students and their parents took part in our first Service Learning Day at the ...

ETEA Endorses Keith Hahn in Edison Mayoral Race

EDISON, NJ - The Edison Township Education Association (ETEA) is endorsing Keith Hahn in the race for mayor in Edison.

"Keith supports Edison’s public schools and has worked hand-in-hand with the ETEA to bring community events to the township’s children," said ETEA President Jeff Bowden, who charged current Edison Mayor Thomas Lankey with poor communication with the ...

Wardlaw-Hartridge Students Celebrate Character Day

EDISON, NJ - Lower School students at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison celebrated Character Day, a global movement of over 130,000 events happening in 119 countries across the globe, on Sept. 13.

Silvia Davis of Metuchen, Head of Lower School, shared a special book, Ordinary Mary's Extraordinary Deed, during morning assembly in Lower Snowdon. Mrs. Davis used the book to show how ...

Opening Day at Wardlaw-Hartridge School

EDISON, NJ -- Silvia Davis of Metuchen, new Head of Lower School at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison, greets second-grader Julia Marin of Edison on the first day of school.

Ms. Davis is joined by Dana Matthews of Metuchen, the school’s new Associate Director of Admission, Matangi Melpakkam of Piscataway and Gerard Gonnella of Somerset, Director of Admission, in front of the Berry ...

Wardlaw-Hartridge Begins School Year with 135th Convocation Ceremony

EDISON, NJ - The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison kicked off its 135th year with the annual Convocation Ceremony in Laidlaw Gym on Thursday, Sept. 7.

Lower and Middle School Students entered the gym with their teachers, smiling and eager to begin the new school year. The Upper School students marched in behind their respective class flags and were accompanied by their advisors.

The ...

Opening Day on Wardlaw-Hartridge School

EDISON, NJ -- Silvia Davis of Metuchen, new Head of Lower School at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison, greets second-grader Julia Marin of Edison on the first day of school.

Ms. Davis is joined by Dana Matthews of Metuchen, the school’s new Associate Director of Admission, Matangi Melpakkam of Piscataway and Gerard Gonnella of Somerset, Director of Admission, in front of the Berry ...

Dianne Veilleux Takes Reins as MCVTS Superintendent of Schools

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Dianne D. Veilleux, who had been assistant superintendent for seven years, has taken charge as superintendent of the Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools.

She succeeds Brian J. Loughlin, who retired Sept. 1 after 40 years with the district and seven as superintendent.

The board of education voted in May to appoint Veilleux after a subcommittee interviewed ...

South Brunswick: Solar Eclipse 2017 Photos

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Residents with the proper eye protection got a glimpse of a solar eclipse Monday afternoon as the back side of the moon blocked out about 80 percent of the sun.

From about 1 p.m. to just after 3 p.m., residents could see the partial eclipse with the aid of eye protection, or when clouds passed by.

For the first time in about 100 years, the eclipse crawled across the ...

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Stress, Success and Destiny: NJ Public Lecture Series

September 21, 2017

This is to announce a fascinating lecture series on the theme of ancient wisdom and its role in everyday life. The speakers are world renowned philosopher from India A. Parthasarathy (also known as Swami Parthasarathy) and his daughter-disciple Sunandaji. 

Swami Parthasarathy will speak on the “Law of Karma” and will explain how you alone are in control of your life. As he ...