ELIZABETH – From May 10 to 27, Union County College will be offering a free job training course in the restaurant industry to residents of the city of Elizabeth.
HIGH BRIDGE – Friends of Suzanne, a non-profit organization, is holding its Fifth Anniversary “ Walking with Friends” Cancer Benefit on Saturday, April 24, at Commons Borough Park on Main Street.
SCOTCH PLAINS – There was a firestorm last year when the federal Preventive Services Task Force changed its recommendations about mammograms and self-exam. So what are women supposed to do?
UNION COUNTY—By the end of 2010, it is estimated that nearly 48,000 more New Jersey residents will be diagnosed with cancer during the year. In Union County alone, fifty-three people are diagnosed each week, totaling 2756 individuals annually, right here in our own community.
RAHWAY—Students at Franklin School in Rahway were recently visited by students from Rahway Middle School. The middle school students demonstrated various instruments that students could sign up for starting in the fourth grade.
RAHWAY—Roosevelt School in Rahway has been transformed into a chic Art Gallery as student artists from grades one to five presented a showing of their work.
RAHWAY—The second grade students in Alicia Scipioni’s class at Franklin School in Rahway recently made their very own musical instrumentals after reading the story, “Max Found Two Sticks.”
ELIZABETH—The Rahway High School Model United Nations recently placed second overall at a competition held in Elizabeth on March 27. Senior Leonard Alexis was named Best Delegate during the competition.
LAWTON, Okla.—Army National Guard Pfc. Carlos A. Colon, a 2007 graduate of Abraham Clark High School in Roselle, has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla., as an honor graduate and received a letter of commendation. The…
CLARK—During the week of Feb. 22-26, Saint John the Apostle held its first annual Jump Rope and Hoops for Heart fundraiser for the American Heart Association. The event was held to help raise money for those who have been affected by heart disease and stroke.