CLARK – Renae LaPrete, Clark Interim Superintendent of Schools, receives a plaque and a book on Italian immigration from Clark Unico member Henry Varriano.
CLARK – What’s cool at the Clark Public Library? Sundays are once again Family Fun Days at the Clark Public Library. The library is now open from 1 to 5 p.m. every Sunday and will offer programs suitable for children and families each Sunday afternoon.
CLARK – Ralph Bernardo, newly-elected president of Clark Unico for 2009-10, receives congratulations from outgoing President Daniel Violante at the group’s recent installation dinner.
UNION – The Department of Theatre at Kean University will reunite decades of alumni in “Encore! a Theatre Retrospective,” on Saturday, Oct. 3, at 7 p.m. in Kean’s Wilkins Theatre.
UNION – Five-time Grammy nominee Michael Feinstein will perform at the grand opening of the Gene and Shelley Enlow Recital Hall at Kean University’s East Campus on Friday, Oct. 2 at 8 p.m.
LATHAM, N.Y.—Sergeant 1st Class Epifanio Mejias from Elizabeth has reenlisted to continue service with the 1156th Engr Co Vertical.
RAHWAY—Community Access Unlimited will be hosting its 11th Annual Walk-A-Thon on Saturday, Sept. 26, from 11 a.m.- 4 p.m. at Rahway River Park in Rahway.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS—The Berkeley Heights Lions Club recently sponsored a hospital-wide ice cream social at Runnells Specialized Hospital of Union County.
ELIZABETH— A Union County Grand Jury indicted a 30-year-old man on Friday, after an investigation revealed that he had a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old female, according to Union County Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
UNION COUNTY—Crime increased in 2008 over the prior year, according to figures released by the State Police.