UNION – The Human Rights Institute at Kean University will sponsor a series of events this fall. All events are free, open to the public, and will take place on various locations on the main campus, located at 1000 Morris Ave. in Union.
LINDEN—The 2009 Linden Halloween Committee and the Department of Public Property and Community Services have announced plans for their 60th annual Halloween Parade.
CLARK—This year the Clark Lions Club and Clark Kiwanis clubs will hold the 49th annual Halloween parade on Sunday, Oct. 25, at 2 p.m. All are invited to participate.
LINDEN—City residents age 50 or older may sign up for a senior citizen identification card, on Tuesday, Oct. 6, at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center, 330 Helen Street, from 9:30 a.m. – noon.
CLARK–The Board of Trustees of the Clark Public Library has changed the date of its next meeting from Oct. 6 to Oct. 13 at 7:30 p.m.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Former Scotch Plains Mayor Martin Marks and businessman William “Bo” Vastine, Republican candidates for state Assembly in the 22nd Legislative District, said today that Democrats Jerry Green and Linda Stender have failed their constituents in controlling property taxes.
ELIZABETH—The Benedictine Academy Parents Association held a “Welcome Back Cookout” at the school in Elizabeth on Saturday, Sept. 26.
ALLAMUCHY—Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth held its fourth annual golf outing on Sept. 21 at Panther Valley Golf & Country Club in Allamuchy. Guests enjoyed playing the challenging 18-hole golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones.
CLARK–Sharon Reddin has been appointed regional manager in charge of the Columbia Bank’s North Central Region. In her new position, Reddin assumes responsibility for four Columbia Bank branches in Clark, Colonia, Linden and Woodbridge.
RAHWAY – The party was a little early but Catherine Jotz of Rahway didn’t seem to mind. Jotz, a patient at Care Connection at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway, turns 100 on Oct. 2.