ELIZABETH–United Way of Greater Union County is promoting National Volunteer Week, April 10 – April 16, which celebrates ordinary people doing extraordinary things to improve their communities.
ELIZABETH – On Tuesday, April 19, Groundwork Elizabeth will be hosting an information session at 6 p.m. about jobs in green-related field at Union County College’s Elizabeth campus.
March 28 at 11:21 a.m. — In the vicinity of Featherbed Lane, Det. Alex Yanes arrested Linden resident Ryan Gallagher, 18, and charged him with false imprisonment and simple assault.
SCOTCH PLAINS – The Union Catholic High School Performing Arts Company will be performing their spring musical “The Drowsy Chaperone” under the direction of Maryann Carolan.
ELIZABETH –Business owners are invited to learn how to “Grow Your Business with Basic Marketing Principles/Social Media Strategies” at a workshop offered at Union County College on Thursday, April 21, from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m., in the college’s Kellogg Building in Elizabeth.
UNION COUNTY — The New Jersey State Police, the NJ State Police Office of Emergency Management, and emergency response and emergency management agencies will be conducting a multi-day, full scale exercise to test first responder deployment and response capabilities in New Jersey’s Urban Area Security Initiative region.
Newark residents George T. Ingram, 18, Jonathan M. Lopez, 21, and Ervin A. Toledo, 20, as well as Angela Concepcion, 23, of Toms River were charged with third degree theft after being arrested at the Target department store on West Edgar Road on March 31.
ELIZABETH — While Elizabeth lost more than $14 million in revenue from the state last year, this time, about $3 million is being returned, for a total allocation of almost $271 million.
GARWOOD — All Star Pet Rescue will have some of their cuddly canines at Pet Valu in the Kings Shopping Center at 300 S. Ave. in Garwood on Saturday, April 9 between 11 – 3 p.m. for an adoption event.
CRANFORD—The 150th anniversary of the beginning of the American Civil War takes place in April 2011. In recognition of this milestone, the Civil War Sesquicentennial Committee of the Cranford Historical Society and the Cranford Public Library will present a program about New Jersey and the Civil War on Wednesday, April 6, at 7:30 p.m.