CLARK—On Saturday, Nov. 14, the Clark Police Department will join 250 Law Enforcement agencies across New Jersey in support of Operation Medicine Cabinet, a joint program in cooperation with the federal Drug Enforcement Administration and the New Jersey State Attorney General.
RAHWAY—Nichelle Harris recently became Rahway High School’s second Union County Cross Country Champion and the first since 1994.
RAHWAY – Rahway High School has adopted a new plan to help students succeed in their math and science classes. This year tutoring is now available in the library during each lunch period with a certified math or science teacher.
ELIZABETH — Students at Benedictine Academy, an all-female Catholic high school in Elizabeth, auditioned for roles in the academy’s Christmas production on Oct. 21 under the direction of Liz McConahay, the veteran Broadway actress who is managing the school’s theatre arts program.
HILLSIDE — Volunteers will be at five locations in Middlesex County, to collect frozen turkeys, non-perishable food, and donations on Saturday, Nov. 21.
Oct. 26 at 12:17 a.m. – Officers Robert Zarzycki and Thomas McComb investigated a theft on Westfield Avenue. The case remains active.
RAHWAY—The children at Roosevelt School recently received books through the Reading Is Fundamental program.
ROSELLE – Students at Grace Wilday Junior High School learned a lesson on Hispanic culture from their fellow students on last month.
WHITEHOUSE STATION – Pharmaceutical giant Merck completed its acquisition of drugmaker Schering-Plough on Tuesday and corporate leadership is evaluating which employees and facilities will be retained by the company.
ELIZABETH—To make healthcare more accessible to children in Elizabeth, the Schering-Plough Foundation has given $250,000 to the Foundation of the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) in support of the New Jersey Children’s Health Project.