RAHWAY – Asbury Shorts, New York‘s longest running exhibition of award winning, international short films, brings “An Evening of the World’s Best Short Films” to the historic and beautiful Union County Performing Arts Center on Saturday, April 17, 2010 at 8PM.
UNION—Kean University’s Department of Occupational Therapy (OT) will host the Special Olympics New Jersey Young Athletes Program (YAP) on Sunday, April 18, from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in Harwood Arena, located at 1000 Morris Avenue in Union.
CRANFORD—The Cranford Chamber of Commerce will be running their third networking event for 2010.
WESTFIELD – The Westfield Rotary has announced its April program schedule.
RAHWAY—Susan Bechelli’s fifth grade class at Grover Cleveland School recently held their annual egg drop competition. The contest is an experiment where students attempt to create packaging that can keep a raw chicken egg intact when dropped from a height.
UNION – Senior Nick Cesare (South Plainfield) recorded his second complete game win as Kean defeated Richard Stockton College, 5-3, in the New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) opener for both Thursday afternoon.
RAHWAY—Venisha Jordan was named teacher of the 2010-2011 school year at Franklin School in Rahway.
LINDEN—Responding to a rash of home invasion robberies and burglaries, city officials met with residents Monday and one councilman suggested that crime rates would be lower if more police lived in town.
UNION COUNTY—It may only last an hour, but it is an hour they so look forward to. Some of their parents even joke that they dare not mention it until a few days prior because they will be bombarded—“How much longer until ceramics?”—and the questioning will be relentless.
ELIZABETH—On Tuesday, April 13 at 6 p.m., the Elizabeth Board of Education will formally dedicate the district’s newly opened, Terence C. Reilly Gifted and Talented, School No. 7 on First Avenue.