CRANFORD—On Oct. 16, Union County College will celebrate Founders’ Day with events on its Cranford campus located at 1033 Springfield Avenue. This event is free and open to the public.
CLARK—The Clark senior monthly meeting will be held on Thursday, Oct. 15, at the Brewer Senior Center, 430 Westfield Avenue at 1 p.m.
SCOTCH PLAINS—Willow Grove Presbyterian Church of Scotch Plains invites the community to attend “How the Earth was Made”, an adult education forum led by scientist and church member John Konopka.
CRANFORD—Center for Hope Hospice & Palliative Care will offer a four week lecture series, “Journey Through Grief” Tuesday evenings, Oct. 6 – 27 from 7-9 p.m. The lecture series will be held at Cranford Alliance Church, 7 Cherry Street.
CLARK—St. John the Apostle School hosted their annual Back to School on Thursday, Sept. 24. The school welcomed new and returning parents of the 388 students who are currently enrolled for the 2009-2010 school year.
ELIZABETH—Benedictine Academy will hold a “Grand Reunion” on Saturday, Oct. 17 in Elizabeth for all classes (including women who attended the BA Paterson campus) of the all-female Catholic college prep secondary school. The event will be held from 12:30 to 4 p.m. at the school, located at 840 North Broad Street in Elizabeth.
LINDEN – Police made a series of narcotics-related arrests late last month to conclude three separate investigations.
RAHWAY—In Rahway, New Jersey, hundreds of people showed up to dedicate the Broken Hearts Memorial, A Living Tribute To Our Fallen Heroes despite the grey skies and threat of rain.
TRENTON – A Somerset County contractor pleaded guilty to submitting false payment claims on behalf of his family’s company under a contract to replace doors in four schools in Clark Township, Attorney General Anne Milgram announced Tuesday.
ELIZABETH– Community Access Unlimited (CAU) members, staff, family and friends made strides toward allowing people with disabilities to lead more fulfilling lives and at-risk youth to plan for surer tomorrows at the 2009 Ira Geller Memorial Walk-A-Thon held Sept. 26 at Rahway River Park.