CRANFORD—The Celebration Singers, a 50-member mixed chorus, will hold auditions on Aug. 18 and 25, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Cranford United Methodist at Walnut and Lincoln Avenues in Cranford. Director Sean Berg encourages interested tenors to try out.
WESTFIELD—The 4-H Program of Union County is looking for an adult volunteer to run its Fashion Design/Sewing Club. The club leader helps children learn basic sewing and fashion design techniques.
UNION COUNTY—County residents age 60 and older may be eligible for vouchers to purchase locally grown “Jersey Fresh” fruits, vegetables and herbs.
ROSELLE PARK—Useless “stuff” taking up space? Need to “declutter” your life? Want to do a good deed in these economic hard times?
FORDS—Albert Pacheko of Pacheko Women’s Clothing and Accessories Boutique in Fords presents a check to Rob Eccles, Regional Vice President of the American Cancer Society.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. high school student team competing in the 41st International Chemistry Olympiad won one gold and three silver medals at the event held July 18-26 in Cambridge, England. The students, from Georgia, Indiana, New Jersey and New York, competed against more than 250 students from 65 countries.
SAYREVILLE – Patrons of Sayreville’s strip clubs can continue to bring their own beer, at least for now.
UNION COUNTY – Despite the troubled economy, the Union County Freeholders are planning a $1.49 million renovation of a 127-year-old barn in the Watchung Reservation, with the county picking up nearly three-quarters of the tab.
WESTFIELD—Two of Union County 4-H’s most popular youth clubs—Archery and Living History—are seeking adult volunteer advisors.
CLIFTON—Sheleata Jones of Perth Amboy received a Licensed Practical Nurse diploma at the 2009 Dover Business College Commencement Ceremony, held Saturday, July 18.