ELIZABETH—A Union County Grand Jury handed down an eleven-count indictment Monday against a Hillside man who was involved in a police-involved shooting earlier this year, said Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow. The officers were cleared of any wrongdoing.
RAHWAY—After learning about Veteran’s Day, Takshat Patel and Antonio Santoni, along with the rest of the students in Kathleen Bentley’s fourth grade class at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway, wrote letters to veterans thanking them for serving and protecting our country.
CRANFORD – The opening of a new school facility by the Cerebral Palsy League (CPL) in Cranford has drawn praise from the Cranford Chamber of Commerce and the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders for the league’s contribution to the community and services to its students.
Nov. 2 at 10:12 a.m. – Officer Charles Sabba investigated a theft at Walters Street. The case is still open.
RAHWAY—Students at Franklin School in Rahway in Susan Farrar’s fourth grade class are studying the physics of sound.
PRINCETON—On Thursday, Oct. 29, students from St. Mary of the Assumption High School in Elizabeth attended a performance of “She Stoops to Conquer” at McCarter Theatre in Princeton.
LINDEN—A local basketball team needed a hand, and ConocoPhillips Bayway Refinery answered the call.
CRANFORD – From Nov. 13 to Dec. 19, the exhibition, “Drawings, Papercuts, and Sculpture” by Montclair artist Tom Nussbaum will be on display at Union County College’s Tomasulo Gallery. Nussbaum’s work consists of figurative sculpture and works on paper that are humorous and universal in their themes.
WESTFIELD—The stars, and maybe even a few ghosts will be out on Nov. 29 at the third annual dinner and show to benefit the New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome in Westfield.
UNION—Liberty Hall Museum and the Kean University Service Corps will be collecting items for Toys for Tots this holiday season. Help the needy children in Union County by bringing an unwrapped gift for children ages 0-15 to one of three drop locations now through Dec. 14.