LINDEN—Senior citizen line dance classes, open to Linden residents age 50 and older, will begin Jan. 22 and continue through March 26, 2010 at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center, 330 Helen Street, Linden, on Friday mornings from 10 – 11 a.m.
Dec. 23 at 10:17 a.m. – At the Hudson County Jail, Officer Thomas Sarnecki arrested Irvington resident Scott Lewis, 27, on an outstanding warrant for contempt of court. He was subsequently transported to the Union County Jail.
LINDEN—Linden Public Schools participate in the DARE, Drug Abuse Resistance Education program. This program, for students in third through fifth grades, aims to provide the tools students need to resist peer pressure and to say no to drugs and alcohol.
ELIZABETH—The Union County Homicide Task Force arrested a 23-year-old man on Dec. 22 who was wanted in connection with a 2005 homicide in Elizabeth, according to Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
CRANFORD – The Tri-County Red Cross and Cranford Chamber of Commerce are partnering to help local families get and stay healthy in the New Year, while at the same time raising funds to provide local disaster relief.
LINDEN – The Library Board of Trustees of the Linden Free Public Library has announced its 2010 meeting schedule.
Kyrie Irving’s arrival at St. Patrick High School in Elizabeth created a lot of expectations. He went from being a huge fish in a big pool to a large fish in a larger pool.
LINDEN – The recreation department will sponsor a karate class for Linden students between the ages of 5 and 15. Sessions will be held Friday afternoons, from 4 – 5 p.m., starting Jan. 8 through March 5, 2010 at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center, 330 Helen Street.
RAHWAY—Students at Roosevelt School in Rahway have chosen to be principal for a half hour as their “Positive Behavior Support in Schools” weekly prize.
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