LINDEN – The city’s Department of Public Property and Community Services is offering free concerts and movies at the Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade this summer.
SALEM, Va.—Stephanie Sheridan Bridgman of Westfield was among 439 seniors receiving degrees from Roanoke College at its 167th commencement ceremony held May 2.
AMHERST, Mass. – Two Westfield students were among 419 seniors who graduated on May 24 from Amherst College in Amherst, Mass.
YORK, Pa.—Three local students graduated from York College of Pennsylvania on May 16.
ORADELL—Jonathan James Becker of Rahway graduated from Bergen Catholic High School on June 7.
PISCATAWAY—Seven Union County high school graduates have each been awarded $1,000 scholarships for academic excellence and community service.
UNION—The Children’s Department of the Union Public Library has scheduled the following programs at the Vauxhall Branch during the month of August:
CLARK – The Clark Scholarship Fund awarded five scholarships worth a total of $6,500 to outstanding Arthur L. Johnson High School and Union County Magnet High School seniors at an awards ceremony held at the Clark Knights of Columbus earlier this year.
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.