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.
CRANFORD—Looking for some good reading at bargain prices?
BERKELEY HEIGHTS – L’Oréal USA opened a new office complex in Berekely Heights near Route 78 this week, consolidating operations from locations in Clark, Cranbury, Cranford, South Brunswick and Westfield in one location.
UNION – The Human Rights Institute at Kean University will sponsor a series of events this fall. All events are free, open to the public, and will take place on various locations on the main campus, located at 1000 Morris Ave. in Union.
LINDEN—The 2009 Linden Halloween Committee and the Department of Public Property and Community Services have announced plans for their 60th annual Halloween Parade.
CLARK—This year the Clark Lions Club and Clark Kiwanis clubs will hold the 49th annual Halloween parade on Sunday, Oct. 25, at 2 p.m. All are invited to participate.