ELIZABETH – A team of four at-risk youth members of Community Access Unlimited (CAU) have been selected by the National Independent Living Association (NILA) to do a presentation about “Living in the System” to attendees at the 2009 NILA Conference in Nashville, Tenn., from Sept. 1-4.
MOUNTAINSIDE—Consider it a modern day totem pole.
What was once a boring, gray, concrete column is now a mural of mosaic panels featuring butterflies, flowers and birds, greeting visitors to Union County’s Trailside Science Museum and Nature Center in the Watchung Reservation.
ROSELLE – Jeff Foxx, a WBLS radio DJ and R& B artist will perform at the first Roselle Urban Enterprise Zone Summer Concert Series event on Friday, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Roselle Shopping Center, 500-600 Raritan Road.
CRANFORD—The Union County Teen Arts Tour, including works by Cranford teens, will visit the Cranford Public Library, 224 Walnut Avenue, from Saturday, July 25, to Thursday, Aug. 20.
RAHWAY—Veteran New Jersey rocker Pat “the Soulcat” Toner will play a special benefit concert at 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 18, in the Social Hall at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Rahway.
SAVANNAH, Ga.—Three local students were named to the dean’s list at the Savannah College of Art and Design in Savannah, Ga., for winter quarter 2008.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Springfield College named two Union County students to the dean’s list for academic excellence for the winter/spring 2009 term.
June 23 at 12:33 p.m. – Detective David Satkowski investigated a report of a theft of a GPS from a motor vehicle, which was parked at 45 Central Avenue.
GETTYSBURG, Pa.—The following local students have been placed the Deans’ Commendation List for outstanding academic achievement in the Spring 2009 at Gettysburg College:
SCOTCH PLAINS—Patricia Mascolino, a member of the Science Department at Union Catholic High School, was selected to participate in the annual reading and scoring of the College Board’s AP Examinations being held in Lincoln, Neb. this June.