CLARK – Clark Public Schools’ proposed 2011-2012 budget will raise taxes by $33 for the average township homeowner, according to district officials. The proposed budget includes a total tax levy of $27,283,102, and is just $225,000 – less than one percent – higher than the current year’s spending plan.
LINDEN – Linden’s Department of Public Property and Community Services has wrapped up its 2010 Free Income Tax Assistance Program after helping nearly 2,000 residents with their federal and state tax forms.
RAHWAY — On Tuesday, April 19, the students of Rahway’s African-American Studies class and their instructor, David Brighouse sponsored an African-American history presentation for Board of Education and community members and district administrators.
CLARK — Clark Recreation held its annual Easter egg hunt at the Recreation Center last weekend. Over 500 children attended.
LINDEN — With spring upon us, many Linden students have been partaking in the age-old traditions of coloring eggs and community egg hunts.
Three Elizabeth school board members are seeking re-election boasting a proposed school budget that does not require any increase in local property taxes but two Linden politicians are hoping to be returned by voters to the Board of Education despite a hefty property tax increase.
CLARK — Mrs. LaManna’s class at the Clark Preschool celebrated Earth Day by walking to school with their teachers, signing an Earth Day pledge and eating apples donated by Schieferstein’s.
RAHWAY – Future stars shone brightly at the annual talent show presented by the Rahway Recreation Department on Friday, April 15, at the Union County Performing Arts Center.
RAHWAY — Students at Roosevelt School in Rahway celebrated Earth Day by planting a tree on the front lawn of their school. The tree was donated by the Union County Freeholders.
ELIZABETH – The collective accomplishments of a community recently were celebrated at the 27th Annual Awards Night Celebration of Community Access Unlimited (CAU), held April 13 at L’Affaire in Mountainside. CAU supports people with disabilities and at-risk youth.