Union County

Recalling The Negro Leagues And Baseball’s Segregated Past

CRANFORD—It’s been more than 50 years since Bob Scott stood on the pitcher’s mound in Yankee Stadium, positioning his fingers in just the right way to deliver his signature screwball. And on the days he wasn’t pitching, Scott played first base.

High School Raises $2,000 For Haiti

RAHWAY—Students from Rahway High School’s Social Action Club sold paper hearts to raise money for victims of the Haitian earthquake disaster. So far, the initiative has raised over $2,000 to be donated to the American Red Cross International Disaster Relief Fund.

Mountainside Church To Host Classical Concert

MOUNTAINSIDE—On Sunday, Feb. 21, at 2 p.m., the New Jersey Workshop for the Arts Concert Band will perform at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 300 Central Avenue in Mountainside. This is the third of a five concert series for the 2009-2010 concert season. The event is open to the public and admission is $10 per person.