UNION COUNTY – The Union County Commission on the Status of Women will host the 18th annual Women of Excellence dinner at The Westwood, 438 North Avenue in Garwood on Friday, March 26, at 6:30 p.m., in honor of the nine recipients of 2010 Women of Excellence Awards.
LINDEN—After-school hours can be a golden opportunity for children if the time is used wisely.
Castle Learning Center in Linden offers a variety of after-school tutoring and enrichment programs.
UNION COUNTY – Hundreds of students at the Union County Vo-Tech Schools will walk an overnight, 12-hour marathon to raise funds for cancer research on March 26 and 27. The drive is part of the national Relay for Life campaign of the American Cancer Society.
March 16 at 10:45 a.m. – Officer Daniel Pitts investigated a report of criminal mischief to a motor vehicle, which was parked at 250 Broadway.
CLARK – Clark Recreation’s summer program is open to Clark children, from those entering their second year of pre-kindergarten up through those entering eighth grade in September. The program runs from Tuesday, July 6, through Thursday, Aug. 12.
MOUNTAINSIDE—Jake the Opossum needed a little coaxing to leave his nesting box and see the youngsters who came to see him recently at Union County’s Trailside Museum and Science Center.
WESTFIELD—Westfield Community Players continues the 2009 -2010 season with Frederick Knott’s thriller “Dial M for Murder”. The show continues Friday and Saturday evenings March 26 and 27.
Blood Drive • March 26 from 7:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. – Bishop Ahr High School, 1 Tingley Lane, Edison, will host a blood drive. For info, call 1-800-933-2566.
HILLSIDE—Kean Stage will present the classical guitarist, Emanuele Segre in concert on Sunday April 11, at 3 p.m. in Enlow Hall.
LATHAM, N.Y.—Brigadier General Patrick A. Murphy, the adjutant general for the State of New York, recently announced the promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.