SPRINGFIELD – The AAA New Jersey Automobile Club and New Jersey Blood Services (NJBS) will host a blood drive at AAA’s Springfield office, located at 135 Route 22 East, on Friday, May 7 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
RAHWAY—Recently, Rahway High School students from JoAnne Campanelli’s advanced art class recently spent a sunny spring morning in the Rahway High School courtyard. The class spent the time studying and drawing subjects found in nature.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Union Catholic High School juniors Tim Connell of Clark, Vincent LaRocca of Winfield Park and Sean Sarra of Linden (pictured left to right) have been selected to attend the American Legion Boys State program this summer at Rider University.
SCOTCH PLAINS — Sometimes there is a power that moves us to do something, to feel something, to love someone, to help someone, but we cannot see that power. Think about the ways wind has power and transforms and moves but we cannot see it. That is the way God moves in our lives.
PLAINFIELD –The Plainfield schools superintendent and two assistants were charged today with stealing more than $10,000 worth of educational services by providing false documents to send two Perth Amboy children to school in South Plainfield, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and New Jersey Attorney General Paula T. Dow announced.
ELIZABETH — Alejandro Cleves who served as the kingpin of a notorious drug ring that was responsible for bringing upwards of 250 kilos heroin into the United States annually, pled guilty in court yesterday to a charge of 1st degree leader of a narcotics trafficking network.
LINDEN – After a recent string of cat burglaries, Linden police are reminding residents to keep their doors and windows locked. Authorities are also recommending the use of some type of outdoor lighting during nighttime hours, preferably motion-activated security lights.
LINDEN – Two men robbed a station attendant at a Linden gas station Friday night, according to police.
April 27 at 6:27 a.m. – At the Morris County Jail, Officer . Joseph Teston arrested Cedar Knolls resident Michael Palma, 48, on outstanding warrants from Clark and Union for contempt of court/motor vehicle violations.
WESTFIELD—CONTACT We Care, the 24-hour caring and crisis hotline based in Westfield and serving the entire state of New Jersey, was awarded the 2010 Unity Award for Achievement by the Union County Human Relations Commission. The award was presented at the 9th Annual UCHRC Achievement Award reception held April 26th at Liberty Hall Center in Union.