CLARK—Boy Scout Troop 310 of Clark is holding a Halloween costume drive in cooperation with Jersey Cares.
NEW BRUNSWICK—A Plainfield man was found guilty today of felony murder in the shooting of a South Plainfield man, who was killed during a plot to rob him in his home, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced.
TRENTON – Department of Environmental Protection Acting Commissioner Mark N. Mauriello announced Tuesday that portions of Lodi, Kearny, Plainfield, Rahway, Somerville and Woodbridge have been designated as state Brownfield Development Areas. The new designations will help these municipalities work toward their redevelopment goals.
RAHWAY—Roosevelt School planned a fundraiser this fall to raise money to support their Positive Behavior Support in Schools Program.
ELIZABETH – In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, United Way of Greater Union County is hosting a kick-off for the Hispanic Leadership Advisory Council (HLAC).
BERKELEY HEIGHTS – United Way of Greater Union County hosted their Celebration annual event by ‘Painting the Town Red’ at the Atrium at Connell Corporate Park in Berkeley Heights on Saturday, Oct. 3.
SCOTCH PLAINS–Seniors Jamie Ciocon of Edison and Florianne Jalac of Union have been named Commended Students in the 2010 National Merit Scholarship Program, Sister Percylee Hart, RSM, the principal of Union Catholic High School, announced.
CLARK—The Skulski Art Gallery of the Polish Cultural Foundation in Clark will present an exhibit titled “The Art of Emotionalism,” showcasing works of Ewa Maslowska, Ewa Zeller and Grzegorz Jakubowski.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS – The Patriot’s Path Council, Boy Scouts of America recently honored local citizens at the Berkeley Heights Good Scout Award Dinner.
ELIZABETH—St. Mary of the Assumption High School hosted a blood drive on Oct. 1. Over 35 students registered to give blood.