LINDEN—A group of volunteers for the Linden Department of Public Property & Community Services Program recently surpassed their goal of knitting 600 lap blankets.
RAHWAY — United Water will flush hydrants throughout Rahway beginning the week of April 19. Crews will work Monday through Friday between 9 p.m. and 1 a.m. to minimize customer inconvenience. The flushing program is expected to last for about six weeks.
LINDEN –Lindsay Chaillet of Linden has been honored for her exemplary volunteer service with a President’s Volunteer Service Award.
RAHWAY—The Rahway Police Department, in partnership with the Lafayette Masonic Lodge #27 of the Free and Accepted Masons, have reestablished the Rahway Business Watch Program.
LINDEN— The fourth class of the Linden Athletic Hall of Fame will be enshrined at an induction dinner at Amici’s III Ristorante, 1700 West Elizabeth Avenue, Linden at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 25.
LINDEN – Police charged three women with shoplifting approximately $250 worth of merchandise from Kohl’s department store on Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.
NEWARK– This week, the Newark Bears signed a pair of Union County pitchers: right-hander Pedro Rivera from Elizabeth and left-hander Luis Fernandez of Union. They will both be making their professional debuts in the Atlantic League debuts in 2010.
ANNVILLE, Pa. – Right-handers Courtney Smyth and Cassie Shotwell each tossed complete game shutouts to lead the Kean University softball team to a doubleheader sweep of host Lebanon Valley College in non-conference action on Thursday afternoon.
ROSELLE – On Friday, April 30, at 9:30 a.m., Morning Star Community Development Corporation’s Center for Employment, Education & Training (CEET), in partnership with the NJ Department of Labor, will host an information session for businesses and entrepreneurs at the Amalfe Community Center located at 1268 Shaffer Avenue, Roselle.
CLARK—On Sunday, April 18, from noon to 4 p.m., the Dr. William Robinson Plantation & Museum will host a “Sheep to Shawl” demonstration.