RAHWAY—Students in Ms. Becheeli’s fifth grade at Grover Cleveland School were “all shook up” to learn that it was Elvis Presley’s 75th birthday on Friday, Jan. 8.
ELIZABETH – Antoine Neal, who admitted robbing and threatening a New Jersey state senator in his home last year, was sentenced to four years in prison last week.
UNION COUNTY—The Union County Baseball Association will induct four new members into the Union County Baseball Hall of Fame during award ceremonies on Sunday afternoon, Feb. 14. The four men will be honored for their outstanding contributions to the national pastime on the baseball diamonds of Union County.
RAHWAY – The city will continue to develop and expand its arts district in 2010, according to plans unveiled by Mayor James Kennedy during his State of the City address last week.
RAHWAY—The Union County Performing Arts Center is recruiting volunteers. The performing arts center will hold volunteer training on Thursday, Jan. 21, at 7 p.m.
CRANFORD—A representative of SCORE will provide a free seminar, “Prepare for Tax Time,” at the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue, on Thursday, Jan. 21, at 7 p.m.
LINDEN—Infineum USA L.P. was recently honored with an “Above and Beyond” Award by an agency of the Department of Defense, in recognition of the support the company provides to colleagues who serve in the NJ National Guard and Reserve.
RAHWAY—The Rahway Recreation Department is looking for talented individuals to participate in the annual talent show on April 16 at the Union County Performing Arts Center.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Lori Zamanski, a resident of Linden, and a member of the class of 2011, has been named to the Dean’s List at Providence College for the Fall 2009 semester.
LINDEN—The Linden Department of Public Property and Community Services will again offer free income tax preparation assistance for city residents earning less than $50,000. Appointments will be available between Feb. 5 and April 15.