RAHWAY — Pi is the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter. The mathematical constant is the same for every circle and is approximately 3.14. The fifth graders in Deborah Prakapas’s class at Roosevelt School in Rahway celebrated Pi Day on March 14 by enjoying a large cookie pizza “pi”.
LACKLAND AIR FORCE BASE, Texas — Jabrel L. Wilson has joined the United States Air Force under the Delayed Entry Program. The program gives young men and women the opportunity to enlist and delay going into basic military training for up to one year.
CLARK — Jeff Klaus from the Union County Bomb Squad recently visited the Clark Preschool with his robot Andros. He demonstrated how the robot climbs, turns, finds and picks up objects.
MOUNTAINSIDE – The federal Internal Revenue Service will auction a liquor license issued by the City of Plainfield on Tuesday, April 19.
EDISON — A Middlesex County man was arrested Saturday morning and charged with the recent shooting death of a Plainfield man.
HILLSIDE – According to a new study released by the Community FoodBank of New Jersey and Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization, 13.3% of Union County’s population is food insecure.
TRENTON – Fifteen capital projects in Union County are scheduled to advance with a total of over $184 million in funding under the proposed $3.5 billion FY 12 Transportation Capital Program, the Christie Administration announced Friday.
UNION — The Children’s Department of the Union Public Library has scheduled the following programs at the Main Library during the month of April:
UNION — The Union Harmonica Ensemble, established over 50 years ago, will perform at the Union Public Library on Tuesday, March 29, at 7 p.m. The public is invited to this admission-free concert.
SUMMIT — The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey’s will hold its annual For Art’s Sake Weekend fundraiser on April 1-3.