RAHWAY—On the evenings of Oct. 19, 20, and 21, following the 7 p.m. Mass, St. Mary’s and St. Mark’s parishes in Rahway will present a unique program centering on the life and times of Blessed Charles of Austria.
CRANFORD—The Union County Police and Fire Pipes and Drums band will celebrate its 9th anniversary with a Pub Night on Friday, November 6, at 7:30 p.m. in The Commons at Union County College in Cranford.
LINDEN – Police arrested an 18-year-old man on car burglary charges Monday morning.
RAHWAY—Registration for the 2010 Rahway PAL Basketball season is underway. The program is open to boys and girls in grades one to eight.
CLARK – The Save Oak Ridge Committee is planning a rally at Oak Ridge Park to protest the Union County Freeholders’ decision to close the golf course at the site and convert it to a public park.
LINDEN—Approximately 700 students in grades six through eight, 70 faculty/staff members, and a student leadership collation of 35 students from several school clubs, led by teachers Kevin LaMastra, Michael D’Amato, and Sylvia Smith, of the Soehl Middle School in Linden, will employ a $10,000 grant from the NJEA Frederick L. Hipp Foundation for Excellence in Education to implement Project 2015: Youth Led Social Action for Global Change.
UNION—The Model Railroad Club, Inc. will put discount advance tickets for its 2009 annual light and sound show and open house on sale Saturday, Oct. 17.
COLUMBIA, S.C.—Army Pvt. Juan D. Medina has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
UNION— Liberty Hall Museum at Kean University will host several activities for children and visitors of all ages throughout November.
CRANFORD—Representatives of Emerald Financial Services will present “Pearls of Wisdom,” a free seminar on the retirement issues people face and possible strategies to help create financial security.