LINDEN – On March 2, volunteers from Infineum USA L.P. joined millions of children, parents, educators and professionals across the nation to celebrate Read Across America day to honor the birthday of the beloved children’s book author, Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as “Dr. Seuss,” at several local schools.
RAHWAY — Franklin School in Rahway recently completed their Pennies For Patients Fund Raiser for the Leukemia/ Lymphoma Society. A total of $2,243.82 was raised to help in the fight against childhood blood cancers.
LINDEN — Mayor Richard Gerbounka was presented a plaque recently from Mina and Dhemant Shah to commemorate the grand re-opening of the expanded Beno’s Liquors at 102 N. Wood Avenue, Linden.
RAHWAY — Roosevelt School in Rahway celebrated Read Across America Day on March 2. This day is a nationwide observance, backed by the NEA, celebrating the birthday of Theodor Geisel (Dr. Seuss) who would have been 107 years old.
CLARK – Clark Public Schools has recognized a teacher at each of the township’s four public schools and named Valley Road School teacher Paula Spence as the district’s Teacher of the Year. Spence will be eligible to be named Union County Teacher of the Year and could be considered for the New Jersey State Teacher of the Year award.
LINDEN – Police have released a sketch of a suspect in a Feb. 22 burglary at a home on the 1400 block of North Stiles Street.
LINDEN – Police arrested a 17-year-old Newark resident in a stolen car early Wednesday morning after he nearly struck a patrol car and led officers on a brief chase, officials said.
CRANFORD—The Friends of the Cranford Public Library will present an evening of traditional Irish music as interpreted by McDermott’s Handy on Monday, March 7, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue.
CRANFORD — The Irish have a long and proud history in New Jersey, yet no one had ever undertaken the enormous task of documenting their achievements — until now.
CRANFORD–Union County College will be hosting a spring open house for students who are interested in learning more about the college and for those who may be interested in enrolling for the summer or fall semester. The spring open house will be held on March 26 beginning at 9:30 a.m. on the college’s Cranford campus at 1033 Springfield Avenue.