ELIZABETH-Memories from Fr. Tom McLaughlin: “I have some Elizabeth memories told to me by my mother. At the end of Monroe Avenue, her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. William Kister, owned a farm at the turn of the century (1900). She recalls their well, their horse and buggy as well as fields of yellow daffodils.
CLARK – The Irish Business Association (IBA) has announced the honorees of its Third Annual Awards Dinner, scheduled for Tuesday, June 14, at the Westwood in Garwood.
RAHWAY – Celebrate this season’s success and support arts and culture with the Union County Performing Arts Center at their sixth annual ‘Night at the Races’ fundraiser on Saturday, June 18, from 6 until 10 p.m. at Pegasus East at the Meadowlands.
Yard Sale • May 21 & 22 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. –The Joan Angela D’Alessandro Memorial Foundation will hold a yard sale at 45 Florence St., Hillsdale (off Clinton Ave.) to benefit neglected & homeless youth at the Father English Center in Paterson and Youth Haven in Passaic. Info: 1-201-664-9140
SUMMIT — The Choral Art Society of New Jersey, Inc. will be performing Ludwig Van Beethoven’s Mass in C major, Opus 86 and Four Sacred Motets by Anton Bruckner: Ave Maria, Os Justi, Virga Jesse and Locus Iste.
CRANFORD – Union County will sponsor a recycling event for electronic equipment on Saturday, May 21, so residents can get rid of unwanted computers, televisions and other electronic equipment in an environmentally proper manner.
CRANFORD – Joe Chirchirillo’s exhibition, “Sculpture Systems” will be on display through June 30 at the Tomasulo Gallery in the MacKay Library at Union County College’s Cranford campus.
LINDEN — Mayor Richard Gerbounka recently congratulated the Linden High School Boys Varsity Basketball Team for winning the 2010-2011 North Jersey Section II Group IV State Championship.
SCOTCH PLAINS –Members of the class of 2011 at Union Catholic High School have been accepted to the nation’s top colleges and universities.
YORK, Pa. — Kimberly Mogensen of Clark, a sophomore music major at York College of Pennsylvania, has been named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2011 semester.