Press Releases

November 5, 2018

Tyler Clementi Foundation’s Jane Clementi to Participatein Daniel Pearl Education Center Speaker Series on Nov. 14.  Jane Clementi, who lost her son Tyler to suicide after he became the victim of homophobic cyber bullying, will talk about her Tyler Clementi Foundation “Upstander” program as part ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - An acclaimed look at the state of education through the eyes of students will be presented this month by the theater program of the Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools. First performed in 2014 and later reprised for state educational leaders, “The Education ...

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Participants in Easterseals Employment Training Program get assistance with the use of LinkedIn, creating personal profiles and leveraging the platform for help in securing employment opportunities. Clients were recently treated to complementary headshots. Area employers interested in supporting ...

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TRENTON – To mark October as Dyslexia Awareness Month, the New Jersey Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NJSHA) is urging parents to seek advice of experts if they have concerns regarding their child’s reading or writing development or if they want to rule out a potential language-based learning ...

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MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - Are you looking for employment or a new job opportunity? Maybe you’re new to the workforce and aren’t sure where to start looking for a job. The Middlesex County Office of Workforce Development may be able to get you on the right track at its Annual Fall Job Fair. The fair ...

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Celebrate the sounds of the 60s when The British Invasion Years, a nostalgic musical tribute band, performs in East Brunswick on Saturday, November 17 at 8:00 PM. All proceeds will benefit Temple B'nai Shalom.   More than just the Beatles, this nostalgic musical tribute spans the entire ...

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The Center for Non-Profits, New Jersey’s umbrella organization for the charitable community will convene over 550 attendees for the largest annual gathering of non-profit leaders and allies, at its 2018 New Jersey Non-Profit Conference, Raising the Voices of Our Communities, Wednesday, December 5 ...

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Special education administrators statewide responded enthusiastically to the first offering from the Special Services Professional Development Academy (SPDA), a new shared service from the Educational Services Commission of New Jersey (ESCNJ). The “Academy Initiation Mini Conference” drew over ...

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TRENTON – There was no shortage of pressing topics at the Food Council Committee for Good Government’s 45th Annual “Good Government” Breakfast recently at Forsgate Country Club, as more than 200 state lawmakers and food industry leaders discussed key issues and honored industry professionals and ...

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ELIZABETH – This week, Amazon will start hiring for more than 9,000 full-time, part-time and seasonal roles for its customer fulfillment centers and delivery facilities across New Jersey. Candidates can walk-in, apply and receive a job offer on-the-spot at a hiring event. Amazon expects to make ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ  - Get ready for Halloween fun and frights! The Teen Council of the Middlesex County 4-H Youth Development Program invites you to their Haunted House and Haunted Hayride fundraiser- if you dare! Join the 4-H teens every Friday and Saturday evening in October from 7 to 10:30 ...

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Author Yvette Manessis Corporon, whose new book recounts what she calls “survival and courage in the face of evil,” will be the next speaker in the Daniel Pearl Education Center Speaker Series on Thursday, Oct. 4, beginning at 7:30 p.m. at Temple B’nai Shalom in East Brunswick. There is no charge ...

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The High School Robotics team of Central Jersey is a non-profit organization that provides a year-round activity for students in 7th-12th grade to participate in the FIRST Robotics Competition. The goal of FIRST is to inspire students to pursue careers in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering ...

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Emmy Award-Winning Producer and Writer to Speak as Part of Daniel Pearl Education Center Speaker Series Author Yvette Manessis Corporon, whose new book recounts what she calls “survival and courage in the face of evil,” will be the next speaker in the Daniel Pearl Education Center Speaker ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ –  Senator Joe Vitale, Chairman of the New Jersey Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee, has spent his entire political career fighting for quality, affordable health care.  Senator Vitale issued the following statement in response to Bob Hugin using cancer ...

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SUCCESS WITHOUT STRESS: Free Lecture series in NJ  Where: Trayes Hall at Rutgers University, 100 George Street, New Brunswick, NJ When: September 28 to 30, 2018, 6.30 pm to 8.00 pm.  Free Admission. All are welcome. More information and RSVP: www.vedantausa.org This is to announce a ...

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TRENTON – Today, the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU) officially announced that it is inviting bids for 1,100 megawatts (MW) of offshore wind power development – enough to power more than 350,000 homes. This first solicitation positions New Jersey to be a leader in responsibly developed ...

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CHERRY HILL – The New Jersey Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NJSHA) is inviting the public to attend a free program featuring Deputy Assembly Speaker Pamela Lampitt of Voorhees that focuses on government issues that affect speech, language and hearing services in the state. Lampitt, Chair ...

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ROBBINSVILLE, NJ - On Wednesday, September 12, New Jersey Department of Labor Commissioner Robert Asaro-Angelo and Robbinsville Mayor David Fried, along with approximately 30 education and employment leaders, visited the Amazon fulfillment center in Robbinsville to learn more about Career Choice, ...

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NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - In effort to provide more children in foster care with an advocate, CASA of Middlesex County is launching Lift Up! A Volunteer Recruitment Campaign with a lakeside wine and cheese party on Sept. 23 at Lago – Restaurant & Banquet Hall in North Brunswick. Court Appointed ...

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The Boy Scouts of America, Patriots’ Path Council will be honoring local community members at the 3rd annual Boy Scouts of America Scouting…Vale la Pena! Service Awards Dinner. Assemblyman Craig Coughlin, Linda Mazzella, Bob Porter, Mayor Daniel Reiman, Jeanette Rios, and Gary Rumpf will be honored ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – September 10, 2017 – Saint Peter's University Hospital welcomes students ages 14 to 20 interested in healthcare, IT, engineering, nursing and technologist’s careers to an open house for the hospital’s Exploring program. This is an exciting opportunity for local residents and ...

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SOUTH RIVER – September 6, 2018 – The New Jersey Speech-Language-Hearing Association (NJSHA) is inviting the public to attend a free program featuring Assemblywoman Nancy Pinkin of East Brunswick that focuses on government issues that affect speech, language and hearing services in the ...

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South Plainfield residents, it’s time to begin sorting through those shoe boxes in the attic.  Do you really need restaurant credit card receipts from 2004?  Your deceased in-laws’ electric utility bills from 2010?  If privacy concerns have kept you from setting them out in your curbside recycling ...

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WESTFIELD, NJ – Food Logistics, a national trade publication that covers the movement of product through the global food supply chain, has named Romark Logistics to its 2018 Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers list. “We are honored to continue to receive recognition from business-to-business ...

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Old Bridge, NJ- Middlesex County Freeholder Candidate Rich Castaldo released the following statement calling out Freeholder Shanti Narra over her hypocrisy on women’s issues.  Freeholder Narra was one of 88 women “leaders” who released a statement calling out Bob Hugin over decades old allegations ...

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