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Meet Bill Leary: Giving back to the school that gave him his start.

William Henry Leary IV’s career in the heating and air conditioning business began when he was a student at the Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools campus in Piscataway in the 1980s.

Today, as the owner of a Metuchen company with 35 employees and a fleet of 18 trucks providing a full range of residential and commercial services, he helps current students along the same path. [more]