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.
CLARK—Out of 15 competing area grammar schools, St. John the Apostle’s eighth graders took home first place in the 38th annual Scholastic Olympics hosted by Roselle Catholic High School on Oct. 28.
CLARK—Students at St. John the Apostle School in Clark participated in the annual outdoor “living rosary” event.
CLARK—On Saturday, Nov. 14, the Clark Police Department will join 250 Law Enforcement agencies across New Jersey in support of Operation Medicine Cabinet, a joint program in cooperation with the federal Drug Enforcement Administration and the New Jersey State Attorney General.
RAHWAY—Nichelle Harris recently became Rahway High School’s second Union County Cross Country Champion and the first since 1994.
RAHWAY – Rahway High School has adopted a new plan to help students succeed in their math and science classes. This year tutoring is now available in the library during each lunch period with a certified math or science teacher.
ELIZABETH — Students at Benedictine Academy, an all-female Catholic high school in Elizabeth, auditioned for roles in the academy’s Christmas production on Oct. 21 under the direction of Liz McConahay, the veteran Broadway actress who is managing the school’s theatre arts program.