Tricky Tray • Oct. 2 at 6 p.m. – The Friends of Linden Library will hold a tricky tray auction at the Knights of Columbus, 118 N. Park Ave., Linden, to benefit the library. Tickets are $8 in advance ant $10 at the door. Call Mary at 1-908-298-3830 ext. 14. Grand prizes include a 42” HDTV and a Nintendo Wii game system.
Sept. 22 at 5:59 a.m. – Officer Pat Grady investigated a report of a burglary at 237 Westfield Avenue.
CLARK – St. John the Apostle School, Clark opened the 2009-2010 school year with a Special Opening School Mass on Sept. 10.
LINDEN—Linden School No. 9 PTA hosted a Scholastic Book Fair to promote the importance of reading. Pictured above, Kelly Birch is eager to make dinner as she browses through the selection of cookbooks at the book fair.
RAHWAY—Officer Buckley and Volgo, his German Shepherd, from the Union County Police K-9 Unit, visited Grover Cleveland School on Sept. 25.
CLARK—Business professionals representing a range of industries gathered at the recent Veterans Business Association (VBA) networking event held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Clark.
PLAINFIELD—The Union County Homicide Task Force is in the early stages of an investigation of a 27-year-old man who was shot and killed Sunday night, said Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
ELIZABETH – The suspect in a fatal shooing committed suicide last week, authorities said.
TRENTON – Sentencing proceedings are continuing in the bribery scandal that derailed Linden’s Neighborhood Redevelopment Program.
RAHWAY – The Rahway Police Department is looking for residents who are interested in starting Neighborhood Watch programs in their communities.