With a 7-0 start going into tonight’s action against the Union Farmers, the Plainfield Cardinals are highest ranked public school basketball squad in state at number 6. The perch gives them the bullseye on their back for the remainder of the season.
CLARK — Clark Volunteer Emergency Squad will sponsor a special blood drive to honor Marine Nilton Cacoilo who served two tours in Iraq, only to return home and be stricken by leukemia.
ROSELLE – In a way, an 11-year old girl helped create the first environmental club at Abraham Clark High School.
SPRINGFIELD—The AAA New Jersey Automobile Club and New Jersey Blood Services will host a blood drive at AAA’s Springfield office, located at 135 Route 22 East, on Tuesday, Jan. 19 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. All eligible donors are encouraged to give blood. Donors will receive a special gift.
SCOTCH PLAINS – On Monday, Jan. 18, the Tri-County Red Cross will be participating in the Scotch Plains Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service at the Scotch Plains Jewish Community Center at 1391 Martine Avenue.
CLARK – The Clark Public Library is offering fun, interactive programming this winter for people of all ages. Come in from the cold and check out these great events.
SCOTCH PLAINS – You joined a gym and vowed to get healthy this year, so now learn the best way to fuel your workouts on Thursday, Jan. 28 at 7 p.m. at the RWJ Rahway Fitness & Wellness Center.
ELIZABETH– Union County Savings Bank has donated $10,000 to Community Access Unlimited (CAU) to help support the agency’s programs and services in the areas of housing, job development and financial literacy.
UNION COUNTY—As Union County moves to close the last missing links in the county parks system, an agreement with Mountainside will pave the way for a connecting path between Echo Lake Park and the Watchung Reservation.
LINDEN — 95 pounder Jawan Jones from Soehl Middle School of Linden gets ready to take down his Westfield opponent on way to an 8 – 2 win.