RAHWAY—The 2009 John “Butch” Kowal Memorial Basketball Tournament schedule has been announced.
CRANFORD—AzureMasda Lodge #22 Free and Accepted Masons in Cranford, begins the 2009-2010 year with a new slate of officers.
RAHWAY—On Dec. 7, Rahway Middle School held its bi-annual Family Math and Science Night. This event, attended by parents and students, allowed families to work together employing both math and science skills.
CLARK – The Clark Senior Monthly Meeting, scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 17, has been cancelled due to the group’s holiday dinner.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS—New Providence violinist Yuji Sugimoto, 12, can be seen in several airings on cable TV throughout December playing the Allegro movement of Vivaldi’s Spring concerto with the New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra (NJIO).
LINDEN – School officials at McManus and Soehl middle schools in Linden recently announced their first marking period honor rolls.
TRENTON—New Jersey is moving away from mandatory minimum sentencing laws that represent a tough on crime posture in the fight against illegal drugs.
ELIZABETH – Incidents of violence, vandalism, weapons, and substance abuse have decreased from the prior year in Elizabeth Public Schools according to the most recent available statistics on the New Jersey Department of Education’s website.
RAHWAY—Jennifer Ward’s first grade class at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway made holiday cards for veterans.
ELIZABETH—Benedictine Academy, an all-girls Catholic high school in Elizabeth, will present a Christmas musical, “Christmas Para Todos” (“Christmas for Everyone”), Friday and Saturday, Dec. 18 and 19 at 7 p.m. The production will feature singing, acting and dancing.