RAHWAY – Rusted Root, America’s perennial jam band, will headline Union County Performing Arts Center’s first ever “School’s Out Jam Band Concert” on Friday, May 21 at 8 p.m. Opening the evening will be the Adam Ezra Group. Tickets are on sale now at ucpac.org or call 1-732-499-8226.
STATE – A store in Pico Rivera, California sold the jackpot-winning ticket in Tuesday’s Mega Millions drawing, worth an estimated $266 million.
PLAINFIELD – On May 8, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., a celebration of Cinco De Mayo will be held at Union County College’s Plainfield campus. The campus is located at 232 E. Second Street and the celebration will be held in the parking lot.
STATE — Everything is getting bigger in Mega Millions: the jackpot, the number of winners, and above all, the excitement. Since no ticket matched all six numbers in Friday’s drawing, the jackpot for tonight grows to an estimated $266 million.
Dear EarthTalk: Given the huge oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico last month, isn’t it high time the government put a stop to offshore oil drilling once and for all?
WESTFIELD — Westfield Community Players (WCP), one of the oldest continuously operating community based theater organizations in New Jersey, is closing out their 75th anniversary season with the Ray Cooney farce, “Caught in the Net”.
CLARK—Stan Gurski, a noted authority on the American Revolution and firearms expert, will be at the Dr. Robinson Museum on Sunday, May 16 from noon-4 p.m.
SUMMIT—The Choral Art Society of New Jersey, Inc. announces a Sunday afternoon concert featuring John Rutter’s Feel the Spirit, a unique arrangement of some traditional spirituals along with some well known opera choruses and more.
UNION COUNTY – Rain barrels are a tried and true way to save money on water bills while keeping a healthy yard and garden all summer long. Now Union County residents can save money on the rain barrel, too.
NEWARK—Sharon and Elizabeth Hazard will offer a pictorial journey through a century of Newark history at the Newark Public Library on Thursday, May 6.