COLONIA—Members of the NJ STARS League at Middlesex County College assisted at the Eighth Annual Easter Parade and Egg Hunt March 27 to benefit a Colonia family who had fallen on hard times.
HIGHLAND PARK – Help beautify Highland Park by planting flowers for the 7th Annual Planting Day.
METUCHEN—The St. Joseph High School Theatre Company will be presenting The Sound of Music next weekend and the following weekend on the campus at 145 Plainfield Road, Metuchen. Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for students and seniors.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK—Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County will present a Build a Rain Barrel workshop on two occasions this spring at the EARTH Center in Davidson’s Mill Pond Park, 42 Riva Avenue, South Brunswick.
CRANBURY—The Rev. Karin R. Mitchell, Rector of St. David’s Episcopal Church in Cranbury has been chosen as one of 28 participants in the twenty-sixth class of the Clergy Leadership Project to take place in West Cornwall, Conn.
EDISON—The Middlesex County College Nursing Program has been accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC). The program was accredited the first year it was eligible, which is after the first class has graduated.
NEW BRUNSWICK — A former president of a labor union representing corrections officers pleaded guilty today to a charge of stealing $66,300 from union coffers, Middlesex County First Assistant Prosecutor Julia McClure announced.
PERTH AMBOY—Mayor Wilda Diaz continues her Census 2010 efforts today as she encourages students to bring home the message about the importance of being counted.
PERTH AMBOY—Mayor Wilda Diaz and the Office of Recreation have partnered with Collaborative Arts (coLAB), a non-profit organization that created an opportunity for the Office of Recreation to conduct a “Theater Arts” program for middle school students.
PERTH AMBOY – The city’s police department is planning a training class for a Community Emergency Response Team (CERT.)