TRENTON— During its regular bi-monthly meeting, the New Jersey Council of County Colleges presented the 2009 Community College Spirit Award to Dr. Patricia Biddar, executive director of assessment, planning and research at Union County College, for her exemplary service to New Jersey’s community colleges.
RAHWAY—Students at Franklin School in Rahway were recently visited by Officer Buckley and K-9 Dagon from the Union County Sheriff’s Office.
ROSELLE PARK – “Discovering New Jersey,” a solo exhibit of artwork by Roselle Park resident, Leona M Seufert, will be on display at the Casano Community Center Gallery from Oct. 20 – Dec. 18.
RAHWAY—Students at Franklin School in Rahway were in for a musical treat! Branislav Svitek and Nick Marino from The Music Shop stopped by to demonstrate various instruments to third, fourth and fifth grade students.
NEW BRUNSWICK – A 2004 Mercedes Benz, a 1998 Ford Expedition and a 2000 Jeep Wrangler will be on the block during Middlesex County’s annual auction of cars, heavy equipment, jewelry and office and computer supplies.
SAYREVILLE – The author who captivated audiences with “The Heritage of Terra: The Endeavor” returns with the second installment of the trilogy: “The Obligation: Shadows of a Threat”.
WOODBRIDGE—American Legion T. Nulty Post 471’s Blue Star Family Support Group will be at the St. James Street Fair on Saturday, Sept. 26, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. seeking your assistance to aid American soldiers.
ELIZABETH – Trinitas Regional Medical Center and the National Kidney Foundation’s Greater New York Chapter will offer a Kidney Early Evaluation Program on Tuesday, Oct. 20, from 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
CRANFORD—The Cranford and Kenilworth public libraries will partner on a two-part “Meet the Author” series featuring readings by contemporary American authors. Both sessions will be held in the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue in Cranford.
CRANFORD – Distinguish yourself from other, similarly qualified employees in your field by refining your interpersonal and written communication skills. Through an eight-week course at Union County College, you can gain such skills for professional as well as personal development in a highly competitive marketplace. The course, “Effective Communications in Business,” will begin in mid-October and extend through early December.