St. Joseph Carpenter School Students Created Drug Intervention Assembly

May 19, 2018

ROSELLE, NJ - The students at the St. Joseph Carpenter School in Roselle has created their own drug intervention assembly as part of the Lead and Seed initiative they have been working on in their school. Last week the students presented the drug intervention assembly to the 8th-grade class.

On May 11, the students presented the drug prevention messages to the schools ...

Abraham Clark H.S. Looking for Support for Project Graduation

ROSELLE, NJ - Abraham Clark High School is looking to the community for help in supporting this year's Project Graduation, scheduled for June 21.  

As in the past, the ACHS PTO and the Everett Hatcher Prevention Coalition are sponsoring the 2018 Project Graduation event. However, funds are still badly needed for this event. 

After graduation, the graduates are invited to ...

Union Catholic's Njoroge and Samuels Sign National Letters of Intent

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Two members of Union Catholic's Class of 2018 gathered with their families, coaches, classmates, and school administrators for a special ceremony in the main lobby of the school on Friday morning to sign their National Letters of Intent.

Josh Njoroge signed to play soccer at Jefferson University in Philadelphia, and Christina Samuels signed to continue her track ...

Interview: Two Abraham Clark High School Seniors Finish Year Strong, Looking Forward to their Future

ROSELLE, NJ - Two seniors at Abraham Clark High School are accomplishing big things as they finish their last year of high school and set their sights on their future. 

Gersy Sorto came from El Salvador four years ago not knowing any English at all and has exceeded expectations of teachers and staff and has excelled to be ranked #2 of his senior class. Sorto also serves as the ...

Roselle Board of Education Accepts Resignation of Superintendent Dr. Richard Corbett

ROSELLE, NJ - Dr. Richard Corbett announced his resignation as Roselle Public Schools superintendent Monday night as the district announced that it would embark on a search for its chief administrator by establishing a search committee comprising community leaders, administrators, teachers, and students. 

Dr. Corbett’s resignation is effective June 30, 2018, and was unanimously ...

Union County Arbor Day Poetry Contest Winners Receive Recognition at Freeholder Meeting

ELIZABETH, NJ - During their Thursday night meeting, Union County Freeholders presented resolutions to the winners of the 2018 Union County Arbor Day Poetry Contest.

Union County Freeholder Chairman Sergio Granados and Freeholder Linda Carter presented the resolutions to the students. One student representing each grade read their poem to those in attendance at that meeting. You can view that ...

Roselle's Circle of Sisters Expo

ROSELLE, NJ - Roselle had its first Circle of Sisters Expo, the event was hosted by Derithia Williams, Vice Principal of Grace Wilday, Jr. High School and Dr. Cynthia Atkins, President of Women of Shachah, Inc. (Women's Advocacy).  The event occurred at the Abraham Clark High School in Roselle, NJ at 3 pm. Most of the presenters were women from the community of Roselle, who ...

Roselle Park School District Holds First Public Budget Hearing for the 2018-2019 School Year

ROSELLE PARK, NJ -  The Roselle Park Board of Education had its first public hearing on a proposed $35.9 million budget for the 2018-2019 school year, which represents a minor increase over last year.  

The new school budget will increase the annual tax bill by about $45 for the average Roselle Park home assessed at $253,000, said Susan Guercio, the school business administrator, and ...

Roselle Park to Hold Arbor Day Event on Friday

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - A reminder to residents that the Borough of Roselle Park will hold its 14th Annual Arbor Day celebration. A donated Sargent Cherry tree will be planted to provide shade and beauty to the Middle School for years to come.  

Mayor Hokanson, the Borough Council, and School Superintendent Pedro Garrido along with students from the school will celebrate and plant the ...

Adults and Children Alike Participate in Washington School “My Color Run” Event

ROSELLE, NJ - Adults, children, and adults wanting to be a kid again, came out on Saturday to participate in the towns first ever Color Run. The event was held at the Washington School as a fundraiser for the schools' drama club.

Everyone got involved in throwing bags of color dust at each other in the field, followed up by running through an obstacle course and then out into the street to ...

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Union County College Commencement Ceremonies to be Held on May 23

May 22, 2018

CRANFORD, NJ – Union County College (UCC) will celebrate two Commencement Ceremonies on Wednesday, May 23, 2018. The ceremonies will be led by the College’s President, Dr. Margaret M. McMenamin, in the Harwood Arena on the campus of Kean University in Union, NJ.

The first ceremony will begin at 12:00 p.m. and the Associate in Arts degrees, Associate in Applied ...