GARWOOD – The Union County College Foundation celebrated its 21st Annual Gala on Nov. 15, at the Westwood in Garwood. Held to raise money for scholarships for students, the event raised more than $200,000, which will help further the core mission of the college, to provide students with an affordable, accessible, and quality education.
UNION COUNTY — Libraries are inviting their patrons to help check out hunger this holiday season with donations to a food drive. From Nov. 25 – Dec. 16, Union County Public Libraries will be accepting donations of non-perishable food items to benefit the New Jersey Community Food Bank and other local food pantries.
CRANFORD — Calvary Lutheran Church, 108 Eastman Street, Cranford begins a new focus on educational ministry for young children ages three to five years beginning on Sunday, Dec. 8 at 9:30 a.m.
CRANFORD — The Cranford Dramatic Club invites young artists to enter the “Dear Edwina” Student Art Contest at CDC Theatre.
Cranford native U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Zachery Oberdorfer, a machine gunner with the 1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit, mans an M-2 .50-caliber machine gun during strait crossing training aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) Nov. 1, in the Atlantic Ocean off the U.S. east coast.