RAHWAY—Peggy Nicora, Fashion Show Committee chair, presents a “money gift basket” with more than $65,000 on behalf of the committee to Kirk Tice, president & CEO of Robert Wood Johnson Rahway Hospital
RAHWAY—The YMCA of Eastern Union County, Rahway Branch will be offering a college preparation discussion on Monday, Nov. 24 at 7 p.m.
RAHWAY—Who would have thought that cleaning out closets could be so lucrative? Roosevelt School in Rahway encouraged their teachers and students to collect old clothes, shoes, toys, linens, and anything else that wasn’t needed from their homes.
TRENTON—The Mega Millions jackpot will reset to $12 million for the drawing to be held on Friday, Nov. 13, but not before giving one lucky New Jerseyan their share of a $77 million jackpot. The fortunate New Jersey winner shares the jackpot with a fellow winner in California. Each share of the jackpot is worth an estimated $38.5 million.
PITMAN – William Paterson senior middle hitter Kelly Helfrich, a Clark resident and graduate of Arthur L. Johnson High School, was named the New Jersey Athletic Conference Volleyball Player of the Year, the league office announced Nov. 5.
UNION COUNTY—The Board of Chosen Freeholders has approved a $325,000 legal settlement with a mentally ill woman who sued the county because she parts of her feet amputated after she was allegedly released from the Union County Jail into the coldest night of the year wearing bedroom slippers and no jacket.
Nov. 3 at 5:09 p.m. – Officer Terrance Harrison investigated a report of a stolen purse from a patron of the Shop-Rite Supermarket at 76 Central Avenue.
RAHWAY – Rahway was one of five Union County municipalities that received H1N1 flu vaccine over the weekend, but didn’t get enough syringes.
CLARK – Township resident Robert J. Kircher was named to the Dean’s List at Fordham University’s College of Business Administration for his outstanding academic achievements during the fall 2008-spring 2009 academic year.
CLARK – The Polish Cultural Foundation in Clark will present an evening with Joanna Sokolowska-Gwizdka, the author of Helena Modjeska’s bilingual biography, “What I Received from God and from People.” The free public event is scheduled for Friday, Nov. 13,…