LINDEN—Former Linden Councilman James Moore received a warm send off from state Parole Board Chair Yolette C. Ross, one of only four African-American women in the nation to oversee a state parole board.
CLARK—In an ongoing effort to improve their school, parents, teachers and alumni have pulled together to bring new clubs to the already progressive school.
RAHWAY – A fifth grade class at Grover Cleveland School in Rahway recently honored the accomplishments of Monte Irvin, a baseball player in the Negro Leagues and a Major League Baseball Hall of Fame inductee at the school’s annual Black History Gallery Walk.
ROSELLE – First grade students from Washington Elementary School in Roselle successfully completed a science experiment in class last month. They had so much fun that they decided to hold a science fair Friday, March 5, featuring student experiments.
EDISON—The Booster Club at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison held its annual Swim-a-Thon, with the addition of a Hoop-a-Thon, on March 6, making a splash in the pool and a difference in the community.
RAHWAY – Grover Cleveland School students and their parents enjoyed the Rahway school’s second annual Black History Gallery Walk last week.
CLARK—Alex D’Amico of Clark, a senior entrepreneurial studies major at Rider University, was selected for inclusion in the 2010 edition of Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.
RAHWAY—The Rahway Division of Senior Services will hold its 2010 spring/summer program registration for Rahway residents age 62 and up starting on Wednesday, March 10 at 9 a.m. at the Rahway Senior Center, 1306 Esterbrook Ave, Rahway. Doors will open at 7:30 a.m.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Chefs in the Raw: Sushi and Other Delights is the topic of the Chef of the Month program on March 25 at 7 pm at the RWJ Rahway Fitness & Wellness Center in Scotch Plains.
LINDEN – The Linden Board of Education will hold a special meeting for the 2010-11 final budget hearing on Wednesday evening, March 31, at 6:30 p.m. in the conference room of the Administration Building, 2 East Gibbons Street.