CLARK—The American Cancer Society will unofficially kick-off the Relay For Life season by “Painting The Town Purple” on Saturday, May 1. All residents of Clark and neighboring communities are invited to join the festivities, which will take place in front of Clark Bagels, 1045 Raritan Road, from 9 a.m. to noon.
Clothing Drive • May 1 from 8 to 11:30 a.m. – Holy Family Parish, 215 Pershing Ave., Carteret, will hold a clothing drive in the parking lot. Clean clothing, linens and sneakers will be accepted in plastic garbage bags. For info, call Debbie at 1-732-541-5736.
RAHWAY—The 10th Annual PowerBar-sponsored Mayor’s Trophy 5K Run, One Mile Fun Run and Health Walk and 100 Yard Pee Wee Run will be held on Memorial Day, May 31 in downtown Rahway, rain or shine.
CRANFORD—Building on the success of a well-received exhibit of some of the historic newspapers in the collection of Liberty Hall Museum, the Museum and Kean University present a three-panel traveling exhibit featuring reproductions of some of the most-famous headlines in American journalism history.
RAHWAY—Reverend Dr. James W. Ealey, B.A., M.Div., Th.M.,DD, of Second Baptist Church at 378 East Milton Avenue, Rahway has served as a pastor for 43 years.
LINDEN – Students from Linden School No. 8 recently visited Linden Fire Station No. 1.
ROSELLE — Grace Wilday Junior High School in Roselle recently announced the third marking period 6th and 7th Grade Honor Roll.
RAHWAY—The second grade students at Franklin School in Rahway enjoyed learning about Mexico and their rich culture after reading the story, ‘Anthony Reynoso Born to Rope’.
UNION—A new club of future school teachers on the Kean University campus is proof that volunteerism is still a priority in the Education field.
COLUMBIA, S.C.—Army National Guard Pfc. Percy Ley has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.