LINDEN – Linden recreation will offer a spring soccer clinic for youngsters ages 4-5 and league play for children ages 6-10.
TRENTON — Gov. Chris Christie nominated a Scotch Plains lawyer to be the state’s Public Defender.
RAHWAY – Students in Mrs. Campesi’s class at Franklin School in Rahway read about penguins during their reading lesson, then spent time in the computer lab researching and recording new facts about penguins.
EDISON — Briella Payami of Scotch Plains, a fourth-grader at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School, performs a dance to Cotton Eye Joe during the Lower School Cabaret on Feb. 17.
ELIZABETH — The Union County Homicide Task Force is investigating a shooting that took place Sunday evening in Elizabeth, Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow said Monday.
LINDEN – In February, heavyweight wrestler Austin Frank earned his 100th career victory at a quad match in Kearny. The Linden High School senior became the first wrestler in school history to reach that milestone.
UNION – Union Township officials joined physicians, staff and other representatives of Overlook Hospital on Thursday, Feb. 17, to mark the opening of Overlook Hospital Imaging, Union Campus.
CLARK — Spring is almost here and Clark Recreation is ready to introduce all of the new and returning spring and summer programs.
RAHWAY — Applications are now available for a Memorial Day tradition in Rahway — the 11th Annual PowerBar Mayor’s Trophy 5K Road Race. You can pick one up at the Rahway Recreation Center, 3 City Hall Plaza (275 Milton Ave.) or by going to www.cityofrahway.com. You may also call 1-732-669-3600 to have an application mailed to you.
ELIZABETH — Veterans can learn more about benefits or entitlements that they could be eligible to receive by visiting the Jersey Gardens Mall on March 1, 2 and 3.