Union County

Accountant: Do Your Homework Before Donating To Earthquake Relief Charities

CLARK – After seeing the images of devastation in Japan caused by the earthquake and tsunami on Friday, many people will want to donate to humanitarian relief efforts. While there are many organizations collecting money for the cause, Clark accountant Thomas Angelo, CPA advises you to do your research before sending your contribution.

Clark School District Schedules Ballot Position Drawing

CLARK – A drawing for official ballot positions for Clark’s annual school election will be held on Thursday, March 17, at 3 p.m. in the superintendent’s office on the second floor of Arthur L. Johnson High School, 365 Westfield Avenue. The drawing is open to the public.

Children’s Author Kicks Off Reading Program At Clark School

CLARK – Children’s author and illustrator Steven Light visited St Agnes School in Clark to kick off the school’s March into Reading program. He delighted the children by reading three of his books and sharing his sketchbooks.

Second Graders “Adopt” Endangered Cubs

CLARK–Second grade students at St Agnes School in Clark have “adopted” a trio of cubs. After studying about five of the many endangered animals, the students wanted a way to help these animals. During the month of February, the children were able to collect $50 and send it to the World Wildlife Fund.

Elizabeth Residents Eligible To Take Free Job Training Classes

ELIZABETH – This spring, the Union County College Retails Skills Center is offering free job training classes for Elizabeth residents interested in the hospitality industry, customer service and sales, and visual merchandising.