ELIZABETH– Community Access Unlimited (CAU) members, staff, family and friends made strides toward allowing people with disabilities to lead more fulfilling lives and at-risk youth to plan for surer tomorrows at the 2009 Ira Geller Memorial Walk-A-Thon held Sept. 26 at Rahway River Park.
NEW BRUNSWICK—Suze Orman, a well-known and often-requested resource on money matters, will be the keynote speaker at the Star-Ledger|NJ.com and TD Bank’s Road to Personal Wealth Financial Conference. Orman will bring her savvy style of straight money talk to the podium at Rutgers University in New Brunswick on Saturday, October 31.
CRANFORD—A representative of SCORE will provide a free seminar entitled “25 Businesses You Can Start with Little or No Money” at the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue, Cranford, on Thursday, Oct. 22, at 7 p.m.
RAHWAY—Rahway Middle School held its third annual Road to Success assembly on Sept. 29. Principal John Perillo greeted students and reviewed Rahway Middle School’s Road to Success initiative.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Raritan Bay Medical Center has released a calendar of public events, support groups and classes that will take place on the Pert Amboy and Old Bridge campuses in October.
SCOTCH PLAINS – This past summer, Union Catholic senior Jonathan Yearwood, of Rahway, took his passion for vocal performance to new levels as a participant in NJPAC Summer Youth Performance Workshop.
RAHWAY – To commemorate October, the Month of the Rosary, Sts. Mary/Mark Parish will hold a Rosary Novena, beginning Friday, Oct. 2 and concluding Saturday, Oct. 10, according to Fr. Dennis Kaelin, pastor.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas—Air Force Airman Ignacio B. Livent Payano graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
LINDEN – Linden police arrested 18 impaired drivers and issued 201 summonses for other traffic violations during an 18-day blitz targeting drunk driving.
CARTERET—The Carteret Public Library Board of Trustees will meet Wednesday, Oct. 14, at 6 p.m. at the library, 100 Cooke Avenue.