MOUNTAINSIDE—As the long, thick white roots emerged from the bottom of the lake, shoots dangling like tentacles, it all seemed more like a scene from a science fiction horror movie.
RAHWAY—The preschool class at Grover Cleveland School in Rahway made “Cowboy Boot Snacks” as part of their Cowboys and Cowgirls unit of learning.
RAHWAY—Prevention Links of Union County recently sponsored its 11th annual Red Ribbon Drug Awareness Poster Contest.
LINDEN – Back To School Night is an opportunity for parents and teachers to meet and connect with each other.
UNION – Kean University will hold an undergraduate fall open house on Sunday, Nov. 8, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Check-in takes place at Harwood Arena, located at 1000 Morris Avenue in Union.
CLARK—Boy Scout Troop 310 of Clark is holding a Halloween costume drive in cooperation with Jersey Cares.
NEW BRUNSWICK—A Plainfield man was found guilty today of felony murder in the shooting of a South Plainfield man, who was killed during a plot to rob him in his home, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan announced.
TRENTON – Department of Environmental Protection Acting Commissioner Mark N. Mauriello announced Tuesday that portions of Lodi, Kearny, Plainfield, Rahway, Somerville and Woodbridge have been designated as state Brownfield Development Areas. The new designations will help these municipalities work toward their redevelopment goals.
RAHWAY—Roosevelt School planned a fundraiser this fall to raise money to support their Positive Behavior Support in Schools Program.
ELIZABETH – In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, United Way of Greater Union County is hosting a kick-off for the Hispanic Leadership Advisory Council (HLAC).