UNION TOWNSHIP — The Mayors Council Rahway River Watershed Flood Control will meet Thursday, Feb. 6 at 8 p.m. in the Union Township Municipal Building to discuss objectives for 2014 and the next steps on the Rahway River flood mitigation effort.
GARWOOD — A special comedy fundraiser event to benefit the Friendly Sons of St. Patrick Union County is being held on Thursday, January 2, 2014 beginning at 8:00 pm, doors open at 7:00 pm at Crossroads, 78 North Avenue in Garwood. The event will feature a celebrity style roast of Comedian Joe Carney from The Dumb Kids in the Back.
GARWOOD – A municipal court judge who serves Clark, Garwood and Scotch Plains is accused of trying to intervene and reduce the punishment for a Garwood councilman’s daughter who was arrested for alleged possession of alcohol, according to a report by the Clark-Garwood Patch.
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.