Aspiring journalists share experiences at symposium By Bob Fleming ALLENTOWN — High school students can prepare for a career in journalism by investing their time and talents writing for their school newspapers and developing their reporting skills — that was the message delivered by a panel of guest speakers at a journalism symposium held recently …

der=0 bgcolor=”#D0D0D0″> JERRY WOLKOWITZ Brad Garton of Roosevelt uses his computer and a sound board to play a digital music piece he composed. Garton, the director of the Columbia University Computer Music Center, New York, brought researchers and composers from the center to Roosevelt on Saturday for a presentation hosted by the Roosevelt Arts Project.

Nottermans file lawsuit against Roosevelt, planners over failed development application By Bob Fleming ROOSEVELT — Borough officials learned last week that a landowner’s lawsuit against the Planning Board concerning a residential development application that failed to obtain that panel’s approval has been amended to include the borough as a defendant. Abby Notterman, Princeton Junc-tion, and …

Four candidates enter race for 3 seats By bob fleming JERRY WOLKOWITZ F our candidates, including three incumbents and one newcomer, are seeking election to the three available three-year seats on the Roosevelt Board of Education in next month’s annual school board election. Incumbents Sharlene Ellentuck and David Ticktin, completing their first terms on the …

Taxpayers face 14¢ increase By louis c. hochman T he 2000-01 Millstone Township school district budget will carry with it a 14-cent tax increase if it is approved by voters next month, and administrators say most of the costs contributing to the increase are out of their control. If the budget is rejected by voters …

Shakespeare event winners announced The Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank was host to the English Speaking Union Shakespeare Competition Feb. 5. More than 30 high school students from throughout the area battled for the honor to compete in the nationals at Lincoln Center in New York City. Each student was asked to prepare and …

in brief Workshop offers tips on business start-up Millstone Township Community Education will sponsor "Business Start-up Workshop" from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. March 18 at the Millstone Township Middle School library. Topics will include the legal forms of ownership, such as corporation, S-corporation, partnership, registering your business, bookkeeping, taxation forms, payroll and more. The …