UNION– Sophomore Lee Cavico and junior Ken Gregory combined for 12 RBI as Kean University swept visiting William Paterson University, 17-9 & 10-4, Saturday afternoon in the regular season conference finale for both.
NEWARK – The Kean University softball team swept the New Jersey Athletic Conference doubleheader from host Rutgers-Newark on Saturday afternoon, clinching the fifth seed in the upcoming NJAC tournament.
LOCK HAVEN, Pa. – The Kean University men’s and women’s track and field teams had a limited number of competitors at the Elliston Invitational at Lock Haven University on Saturday afternoon.
UNION COUNTY – Rain barrels are a tried and true way to save money on water bills while keeping a healthy yard and garden all summer long. Now Union County residents can save money on the rain barrel, too.
CRANFORD—Pedals for Progress, in its continuing effort to recycle bicycles properly, will stage a used bicycle collection on Saturday, May 8, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Orange Avenue Pool, 1025 Orange Avenue, Cranford.
RAHWAY—Get creative with table settings and gift baskets at the Rahway Public Library. On Wednesday, May 5, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., join Valerie Garrison, proprietor of Heart to Heart Custom-made Gift Baskets, for a hands-on-demonstration for creating beautiful table settings and gift baskets.
STATE—Children’s Specialized and Kohl’s are co-hosting free carnivals in May. The two have partnered together in an effort to educate the public about the special needs of children with physical and neurological challenges.
RAHWAY—The Somerset Jazz Consortium will be having jazz performances at the Rahway Public Library on Saturdays during the months of May and June.
CRANFORD—The Cranford Chamber of Commerce announced that its popular Cruiser Nights will return this year, beginning on May 13.
LINDEN—Linden residents 50 years of age or older may register for a senior citizen identification card on Tuesday, May 4, at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center, 330 Helen Street, from 9 a.m. –noon.