LINDEN – Officials held a grand opening ceremony for the new Linden Firehouse #3 on East Elizabeth Avenue last week. It is the third Linden firehouse to come online during the past three years.
UNION– Union County’s mobile paper-shredding program will travel to Union Township on Wednesday, May 18.
UNION – The YM-YWHA of Union County is planning a number of summer trips beginning in June.
RAHWAY – This year’s Mayor’s Summer Concert Series will include six shows, beginning on Thursday, June 23. All performances begin at 7 p.m. on the concert stage located behind the Union County Performing Arts Center on Irving Street.
ELIZABETH — Cargonews Asia has presented the Port of New York and New Jersey with the prestigious best seaport in North America award – the first time that a seaport on the U.S. East Coast has won the award.
MADISON — Ellen Miller of Clark was recently honored by Fairleigh Dickinson University and coworkers with the Campus Recognition Award for Outstanding Service to the Campus Community.
Dance • May 13 from 7:30-11:30 p.m. – Middlesex East Widows Or Widowers, Carteret Chapter, will hold an open dance at the American Legion Hall, 1155 Roosevelt Ave., Carteret. Music by Sommers & Steel. Refreshments. All welcome. Admission: $10 members, $12 guests. Info: 1-732-969-2228 or 1-908-757-0515.
ROSELLE — Angry residents are looking forward to the May 18 Municipal Council meeting, when Finance Chair Yves Aubourg and Councilman Jamel Holley are expected to explain why Wendy Wulstein was escorted from her office after she was forced to resign as chief financial officer.
ELIZABETH – On Tuesday, May 10, Elizabeth Public Schools held its fourth annual “Healthy Leap into Summer” health expo in collaboration with organizers Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce President James R. Coyle and Trinitas Regional Medical Center Vice President of Clinical Services, Nancy DiLiegro, PhD.
CRANFORD – This summer, the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is sponsoring a free summer program to help teens explore career paths and build foundations for life skills.