SCOTCH PLAINS—Best Friend Dog and Animal Adoption will have a 60% off sale on all merchandise in the store from Saturday, Dec. 19, through Thursday, Dec. 24.
UNION COUNTY—Some take off a day from work. Some come the first Saturday of the month.
Some are teens earning community service hours while others, like Boy Scouts, need projects to advance in rank. And then there are the retired, who have the flexibility to turn out whenever the whim strikes.
LINDEN – Third graders in the Linden Public School Gifted and Talented program recently participated in the Union County Brain Bowl.
RAHWAY—When you feel a chill, ‘tis the season for third grade Snowy Poetry.
RAHWAY—On Dec. 16, the Rahway Middle School Music Program presented its annual Winter Concert. The concert showcased the middle school’s Jazz Band as well as the Chamber Singers and RMS Chorale.
Through the years there have been many changes that have taken place in the Borough of Roselle, and one of them occurred in the area of what is now Roselle Catholic High School. Back around the beginning of the 20th century that was all woods and farmland.
CLARK—New Clark Public Library Director Patricia Anderson began her new job last month.
ELIZABETH—At a recent ‘Science on Saturday’ session at Benedictine Academy, seventh-grade students from Holy Spirit School in Union (pictured here) enjoyed working with ninth-grade Benedictine Academy students to make a laptop-controlled robot ‘dance’.
RAHWAY—Gifted and Talented third grade students from Roosevelt School in Rahway participated in the Union County GT Brain Bowl. Rahway hosted the event at the Rahway Rec Center.
MIAMI, Fla. – On Tuesday, after one and a half months of rehabilitation at Miami Seaquarium, Ilya the wayward manatee was released back into the familiar waters of his home state. Ilya’s October rescue from a warm-water outflow at the ConocoPhillips Bayway Refinery in Linden was coordinated by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.