LINDEN—Do you have free time that you would like to donate to a cause? Would you like to meet new friends? The Department of Public Property and Community Services has formed a “Knitting and Crocheting for a Cause” group that is open to all ages, young adult through senior citizens.
LAWTON, Okla.—Army National Guard Pvt. Alfonso A. Pena has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.
RAHWAY – During the month of October, the city of Rahway will welcome Kataluma Chai, a gourmet tea café, to its downtown business community.
UNION – The upcoming gubernatorial race in New Jersey, the newspaper industry, the environment and multiculturalism are among the topics under discussion as part of Kean University’s Issues ’09 lecture series this fall. Events will take place at various locations on campus. The series is free and open to the general public.
SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—The following Westfield students have been named to the 2008/2009 Dean’s List:
SUMMIT—Kent Place Gallery will present an exhibition of new paintings by Ken Weathersby until Friday, Oct. 9.
In “The Reverse Side Also Has a Reverse Side,” Weathersby’s paintings present intense, elegant grids of primary color that subtly invert expectations in a number of ways.
OLD BRIDGE—Police arrested a Scotch Plains man today on charges of dumping and hiding a woman’s body in a wooded section of Old Bridge, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Old Bridge Police Chief Thomas H. Collow announced.
NEW BRUNSWICK—A grand jury handed up revised charges Thursday against a Rahway man after a motorist died from injuries he suffered in a multi-vehicle crash on Route 1 in March, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced.
CRANFORD—The Cerebral Palsy League (CPL) of Cranford celebrated the opening of a new school facility on its Cranford campus Thursday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by education and government officials representing a collective commitment to enhanced learning programs for children with disabilities.
CLARK—The Boy Scouts of Troop 310 are kicking off their Trail’s End Popcorn Sale in support of Operation Scouting Cares in conjunction with Operation New Jersey Cares which provides support to troops stationed on foreign ground who have ties to New Jersey.