CRANFORD—CancerCare of New Jersey has announced its annual 5K run/Walk for Hope, sponsored by Novartis Oncology. The event will be taking place in four locations throughout New Jersey, including Nomahegan Park, Cranford on Saturday, Oct. 3. Registration begins at 9 a.m. and the walk begins at 10 a.m.
ROSELLE PARK – Poet Leona M Seufert will read her poem “The Memory Keeper’s Promise” at this year’s Roselle Park annual Sept. 11 remembrance service on Friday Sept. 11, at 7 p.m. at the town’s Michael J. Mauri Park.
LINDEN – Annabelle Lake (right) won a prize from the Linden Free Public Library’s Adult Summer Reading Club.
CRANFORD – From Sept. 25 to Oct. 31, the exhibition, “Transitory Space” by artist Leah Oates, will be on display at Union County College’s Tomasulo Gallery. Oates’ work is a collection of images from time she spent in Beijing, China, Newfoundland, Canada, and Chicago, Illinois in 2008.
UNION—Rev. John W. Bechtel, Senior Pastor of Calvary Assembly, announces that two important sermon series will begin on Sept. 6. The first series is titled “Sex, Power and Money.”
TRENTON –Roselle Borough Council President Jamel Holley was charged with illegally filling out a portion of the absentee ballots of voters in the 2006 Democratic primary for Borough Council, Attorney General Anne Milgram announced.
LINDEN – An armed robber stole approximately $200 from a West St. Georges Avenue gas station on Monday, police said.
LINDEN – The Rahway Center Partnership, along with Lafayette Lodge #27, will host softball legends the King and His Court on Thursday, Sept. 24 at Linden’s Memorial Field on Lower Road.
LINDEN – The Linden Library Board of Trustees are placing a time capsule in the new library, which is currently under construction. In 50 years, the capsule will be opened.
CLARK—The Clark chapter of Unico will host the third annual Italian American feast this fall. The event will be held for three days during the Columbus Day weekend, Oct. 9-11, in the parking lot on the recreation side of the municipal building and also in front of the tennis courts.