SPRINGFIELD—In commemoration of the 40th anniversary of Earth Day (Thursday, April 22), the AAA New Jersey Automobile Club is encouraging motorists to recycle used automotive and marine batteries.
CLARK—A healing Mass will take place on Wednesday, April 21, at 7:45 p.m. at St. John the Apostle Roman Catholic Church, located at 1805 Penbrook Terrace on the border of Clark and Linden.
MOUNTAINSIDE—On Sunday, April 25, at 2 p.m., the New Jersey Workshop for the Arts (NJWA) Concert Band under the direction of conductor Howard Toplansky will perform a spring concert at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 300 Central Avenue in Mountainside.
LINDEN—Elizabeth A. Christiani, a student at Linden High School, has earned a $1,000 Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship.
LINDEN—Linden School No. 4 students and community recently had an eclectic tour of the world by celebrating unique and diverse culinary traditions through the annual School No. 4 Cultural Food Festival.
RAHWAY – Ten members of the Rahway High School winter track team were named to the Star-Ledger All-County team.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas—Air Force Reserve Airman Ryan D. Hall graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
ELIZABETH — Authorities have identified three suspects in the homicide of an Elizabeth man last October, said Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
LINDEN—A group of volunteers for the Linden Department of Public Property & Community Services Program recently surpassed their goal of knitting 600 lap blankets.
RAHWAY — United Water will flush hydrants throughout Rahway beginning the week of April 19. Crews will work Monday through Friday between 9 p.m. and 1 a.m. to minimize customer inconvenience. The flushing program is expected to last for about six weeks.