ROSELLE—The Roselle Varsity Girls Basketball Team was honored for its run to the Union County Finals at the Roselle Board of Education meeting on April 26.
RAHWAY—This spring, eleventh grade advanced placement students at Rahway High School experienced what it means to be part of a community of readers. Students studied Tim O’Brien’s “The Things They Carried,” which explores the lives of soldiers in Vietnam.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas—Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Nicholas M. Watson graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas—Air Force Airman Ryan J. Chiari graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
RAHWAY—On Wednesday, April 28, Roosevelt Elementary School in Rahway hosted the GT District Battle of the Books. Third and fourth grade gifted and talented students form the four elementary schools competed.
RAHWAY—Third grade students at Franklin School in Rahway are in the process of studying all about the solar system. Students learned interesting facts the planets, the sun and even observed the moon.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Union Catholic High School freshman Arnold Majano of Rahway has been selected as this year’s recipients of the Sandra Stagg Memorial Scholarship.
LINDEN—Hundreds of progressive voters rallied Saturday around candidates running on the Column B Democrats for Change slate, as Councilman Derek Armstead kicked off his campaign for Mayor with former Councilman James Moore running for Council President.
RAHWAY—Freeholder Richard ‘Rick’ Proctor is running to succeed Mayor James Kennedy in the hope that he may continue moving the city in the direction started 20 years ago in response to economic conditions that developed in the 1970s and continued through the following decade.
UNION COUNTY — A citizen’s group severely criticized the “outrageous waste and patronage” in the Union County Sheriff’s Department in a report on the 2010 county budget.