LINDEN—Approximately 700 students in grades six through eight, 70 faculty/staff members, and a student leadership collation of 35 students from several school clubs, led by teachers Kevin LaMastra, Michael D’Amato, and Sylvia Smith, of the Soehl Middle School in Linden, will employ a $10,000 grant from the NJEA Frederick L. Hipp Foundation for Excellence in Education to implement Project 2015: Youth Led Social Action for Global Change.
NEW BRUNSWICK—A bake sale, rummage sale, clothing drive, food drive, health screening and a blood drive will be among the many offerings when New Brunswick Elks Lodge 324 hosts its Community Service Day on Sunday, Oct. 18, rain or shine.
UNION—The Model Railroad Club, Inc. will put discount advance tickets for its 2009 annual light and sound show and open house on sale Saturday, Oct. 17.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Six artists over the age of 60 from Middlesex County were named winners in the New Jersey Seniors Art Show this year.
COLUMBIA, S.C.—Army Pvt. Juan D. Medina has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
UNION— Liberty Hall Museum at Kean University will host several activities for children and visitors of all ages throughout November.
CRANFORD—Representatives of Emerald Financial Services will present “Pearls of Wisdom,” a free seminar on the retirement issues people face and possible strategies to help create financial security.
For some, the ‘culture’ of ‘rap’ and ‘hip-hop’ connects in a way that ‘hymns’ or ‘rock-n-roll’ can connect for others.
LINDEN—The Linden Fire Department recently hosted Fire Prevention Night at the Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade on Sept. 29.
SCOTCH PLAINS—Union Catholic Regional High School’s Parent Guild will present a Night of Comedy featuring three nationally-known comics on Friday, Nov. 13 at 7 p.m. at Union Catholic High School 1600 Martine Avenue, Scotch Plains.