UNION COUNTY – Beginning on Monday, Amtrak will replace deteriorating railroad ties on Track A, the eastbound local track, near Rahway and Linden stations. NJ Transit trains on the Northeast Corridor and North Jersey Coast lines may experience minor delays as a result of the work.
RAHWAY–Arts Guild New Jersey will present Bling, an exhibition of shiny, glittery, and bejeweled works of art, from March 13-April 14. The exhibit is curated by Rachael Faillace, assistant director of Arts Guild New Jersey, which is located at 1670 Irving Street in Rahway.
SCOTCH PLAINS — If you are interested in the meaning of life and would like the opportunity to ask questions about Christianity, Willow Grove Church in Scotch Plains invites you to join the discussion. Many people are asking questions about Jesus.
CRANFORD – Union County College will offer two, non-credit workshops for job seekers this spring.
Craft Show • March 11-13 – The Sugarloaf Crafts Festival will feature approximately 275 artisans at the Garden State Exhibit Center, 50 Atrium Drive, Somerset. Info: www.sugarloafcrafts.com
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Kathleen Castles, 39, of New Providence was the overall winner of the of the 14th Annual Bi-Lo Myrtle Beach Marathon last month.
ELIZABETH — Dennis Bone, President of Verizon, will be honored with the 2011 Philanthropy Award and Anne DeLaney and Leigh Porges, founders of OneGift Inc., will receive the 2011 Humanitarian Award at the 2011 Trinitas Regional Medical Center’s gala fundraiser, “The Gift of Health.”
ROSELLE — Dollar General’s new Roselle location at 108 Chestnut Street is hosting a grand opening celebration on Saturday, March 12 at 8 a.m.
ROSELLE PARK – The Women of Assumption Ministry will hold the bi-annual Bumble Bee Bazaar from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday April 9.
CLARK – Students at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School in Clark recently enjoyed the PTA-sponsored “Have a Heart Palooza”.