RAHWAY – The Rahway Branch NAACP will hold a Candidates’ Night Forum on tonight to allow community members to meet the candidates seeking seats on the Board of Education.
NEWARK — Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G) announced last week that it will seek approval from the New Jersey Board of Utilities to upgrade transmission lines and substations from existing 138,000-volt (138kV) power to 230,000-volt (230kV) power in the northern and central regions of the state.
ELIZABETH – Elizabeth Public Schools was recently featured in a case study published by the Disney Institute. The school district was the first to look to Disney to help change their organizational culture and accelerate student achievement by incorporating Disney’s time-tested practices into their district practices.
LINDEN — The Union County Department of Human Services, Division on Aging’s Outreach Team will offer a free presentation at the Linden Public Library on Tuesday, March 22, at 10 a.m. in the Columbia Bank Room.
RAHWAY — On what would have been Dr. Seuss’s 107th birthday, the children of Franklin School in Rahway celebrated Read Across America. The Cat in the Hat made his annual visit to the pre-school and kindergarten students and was greeted with hugs and high-fives.
LINDEN – The city’s Department of Public Property & Community Services offers a number of activities for Linden seniors. Any resident age 50 and over can join in the following activities at the John T. Gregorio Center, 330 Helen Street (unless otherwise noted):
HILLSIDE — Army Spec. Samuel B. Opoku has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
RAHWAY — In a ritual dating back to the 1800s, La Fayette Lodge #27 of Rahway recently held their annual installation of officers. Lawrence C. Bodine (right) of Rahway was installed as the Worshipful Master by Douglas A. Patrick, the outgoing master.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Air Force Airman Juan C. Nunez graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
RAHWAY – Meghan Malley’s fourth grade class at Roosevelt School in Rahway are learning about a Global Grid System.