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Students Invited to be Creative in New MCVTS Makerspace

March 18, 2019

MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ - It used to be called the library, and then the media center, but now a room on the East Brunswick Campus of the Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools is a “makerspace.”

“We’re calling it The Hub because we want this to be the center of the school,” said Jacqueline Treadwell, media specialist. “We want everyone to come in ...

Social Media Symposium III: Grow Your Awareness of the Cyber World

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Do you need support managing social media in your home? Is your child attached to his/her device? Are you fully aware of what’s going on in the cyber world? Would you like some guidance on setting controls on technology devices?

Parents and Students (Gr 4 & Up) ~ Join the South Brunswick Parent Academy for a day of learning at the: Social Media Symposium ...

East Brunswick Animal Hospital Seeking Information About Lost Dog

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Arrow is missing and the East Brunswick Animal Hospital is reaching out to area residents to try to bring him home to his family. Arrow escaped from his yard on Riva Avenue in the Milltown section on March 14 and he is still not home. Anyone with information on Arrow is asked to contact the East Brunswick Animal Hospital by messaging their Facebook page.

Obituaries

Piscataway – Patricia Ann Horvath, 79, passed away on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at St.
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Stephen G. Giordiano, 89, died Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at St. Peter’s University Hospital ...
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Collaboration Serves Students with Autism and Taxpayers

March 15, 2019

The Paul Robeson Community School for the Arts is running three high quality special class programs for students with Autism spectrum disorders and saving New Brunswick taxpayers thousands of dollars. Now in its third year of operation, the special class program is a partnership between the New Brunswick Public Schools and the Collaborative Educational Services (CES) division of the Educational ...

Warning Signs that Your Loved One Has a Substance Use Disorder

According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) 2017 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), approximately 19.7 million people ages 12 and older had a substance use disorder related to their abuse of alcohol or drugs. Identifying the signs of a substance use disorder in someone you love can be a challenge. Thomas Romanelli, Certified Alcohol and Drug ...

NJ Makers Day at Piscataway Public Library

We hope you can join us on March 23rd!

At Kennedy:

Try It, You'll Like It - explore healthy food with HealthBarn USA sponsored by the Friends of Piscataway Library
Sew a Mug Rug Coaster
Small Electronics Builds with the South Plainfield Amateur Radio Club (SPARC), funded by Hadley Communication Technologies - register here to ...

Ashnault earns Rutgers' first top-seed ahead of NCAA tournament

The best collegiate wrestlers in the country are all gearing up for the NCAA Wrestling Championships, and one of South Plainfield’s own will enter his bracket as the number one-seed.

Anthony Ashnault has been making Scarlet Knight history ever since he first joined Rutgers’ wrestling program, and even before he steps out on the mat in Pittsburgh on Thursday, he’ll already ...

NJ Governor, Legislature, Announce Legal Marijuana Agreement

March 16, 2019

TRENTON, NJ – Gov. Phil Murphy, Senate President Steve Sweeney, Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin, Sen. Nicholas Scutari and Assemblywoman Annette Quijano announced an agreement on the broad outlines of legislation to legalize adult-use marijuana in New Jersey this week.

“Legalizing adult-use marijuana is a monumental step to reducing disparities in our criminal justice ...

In Westfield, NJ, a Dream to Help People Live Better Through Food at Fettle + Fare

March 17, 2019

Opening a new restaurant is rarely an easy task, and for Fettle + Fare owner Amanda Vargas, who has multiple sclerosis and is legally blind, the journey to create her shop in Westfield, NJ, was extra challenging. 

It was here that she created a space that is more to her than a place to find tasty, nutritious food. It’s a symbol of growth and helping others ...

Yes I'm Not

Recently I discovered, somewhat unexpectedly, that I am a robot.

Ironically, I came to this discovery after contemplating the purchase of a Roomba robotic vacuum cleaner. The motorized Roomba disk roams by itself around the house methodically cleaning the floor. The Roomba also seems like it could make a good pet.

But owning a robot is not for the faint of heart or the weak of silicon.