CAMDEN – Kean scored nine runs over the final three innings to break up a one-run pitchers’ duel and went on to defeat Rutgers-Camden, 10-2, in NJAC action Thursday afternoon at Campbell’s Field.
WESTFIELD — Westfield Community Players (WCP), one of the oldest continuously operating community based theater organizations in New Jersey, is celebrating their 75th anniversary season with drama, pathos, comedy and mystery.
NORFOLK, Va.—Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Jerry Melvin, a 1999 graduate of Elizabeth High School, and nearly 1,000 sailors and Marines attached to USS Bataan (LHD 5) recently returned to Norfolk, Va. after 10 weeks, supporting Operation Unified Response in Haiti.
SCOTCH PLAINS—Union Catholic High School, located at 1600 Martine Avenue in Scotch Plains, has scheduled an Open House for Tuesday, April 27, at 7 p.m. for families with children interested in attending the school.
RAHWAY—Kristine Richert’s second grade students at Franklin School in Rahway recently learned about animals that live under the sea, in order to help keep Superintendent Frank Buglione safe as he explores the ocean.
ELIZABETH—Sensing voter anger over high taxes and the ailing economy, the same politicians who caused those problems are trying to get the public to lash out at a defenseless enemy—New Jersey school children.
ELIZABETH—On Tuesday, April 13, the Elizabeth Board of Education formally dedicated the district’s newly opened, Terence C. Reilly Gifted and Talented, School No. 7.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Congressman Leonard Lance (R-NJ) announced this week that the Scotch Plains Fire Department received a $63,360 federal security grant from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to purchase new safety equipment.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS—“Hope Springs Eternal: A Rebirth of Haiti Through Art,” an art exhibit and reception opens Friday, April 16, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Summit Medical Group, 1 Diamond Hill Road, Berkeley Heights. The exhibit and reception are free and open to the public.
Pro Wrestling • April 16 at 7:45 p.m. – Holy Family Parish, Pershing Ave., Carteret, will sponsor a pro wrestling night. Tickets are $18 for adults, $15 for children and seniors. For info, call Debbie at 732-541-5736 or Joe at 732-888-1704.