CLARK — The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life of Clark is a unique event that brings residents from Union County and surrounding communities together to take an active roll in the fight against cancer. New participants as well as experienced volunteers are welcome to learn how a little bit of time can make a huge difference in the battle against this disease.
NEWARK – A Westfield-based investment advisor admitted to defrauding numerous investors, including a union pension fund, of more than $2.4 million by funding his lavish lifestyle with money he claimed to be investing in conservative securities, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced Thursday.
Drill Team Performance • April 1 at 7 p.m. – The Rahway High School Junior ROTC drill team, the Devil Pups, will perform their award-winning routines at the high school gym, 1012 Madison Ave. Free admission, but donations to defray the cost of attending a national drill team competition in Daytona, Fla. are appreciated.
UNION – The YM-YWHA of Union is offering the community its annual model Passover Seder on Wednesday, April 13, at 11 a.m.
LINDEN — The Linden Department of Public Property and Community Services is sponsoring tennis classes for all Linden residents ages 5 to 16.
CLARK – Summer is just around the corner and the Clark Community Pool is getting ready for its 38th season. Membership applications are available at www.ourclark.com and there will be an open house on Saturday, May 21, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
LINDEN – The city’s Department of Public Property & Community Services will offer youth summer basketball leagues for Linden children ages 11through 18.
LINDEN — The Linden Department of Recreation and Community Services is sponsoring a one-day boat safety certification course, approved by the U.S. Coast Guard, on Saturday, May 21, at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center, 330 Helen Street, beginning at 8 a.m.
SUMMIT – Emmy-winning journalist, best-selling author and breast cancer survivor Cokie Roberts will speak about women’s choices, the impact on their roles and relationships, and the empowerment within those choices, at a special event offered by the Carol G. Simon Cancer Center at Overlook Hospital.
SPRINGFIELD — On Monday, April 4, at 7 p.m., the Springfield Free Public Library will devote this month’s current events meeting to a discussion of SHIP of Union County.