UNION – The Human Rights Institute at Kean University will host its third annual international conference on human rights, Combating Hatred, on Friday, Jan. 29, 2010, at Wilkins Theatre, located at 1000 Morris Avenue, Union.
ELIZABETH – As part of a program to celebrate the power of volunteerism, PSEG recently recognized exemplary employee volunteers and rewarded the nonprofit organizations they support.
SCOTCH PLAINS—Union Catholic High School student Brian Cautillo of Union has been selected as the 2009 recipient of the Eldon M. Hammeke Scholarship.
TRENTON – A Union County man was indicted today on charges he stole a company’s Internet domain name and sold it over eBay for more than $110,000 to an unsuspecting buyer, Attorney General Anne Milgram announced. This is the first known indictment for a domain name theft, she said.
UNION—In the summer of 2008, Congress approved an expansion of benefits in the G.I. Bill for military veterans serving after September 11, 2001. In August 2009, recipients became eligible for tuition support, which is based upon the highest in-state tuition charged by an educational institution.
UNION — Celebrate this holiday season at historic Liberty Hall Museum during its month-long holiday extravaganza. Beginning Thanksgiving weekend, the Liberty Hall mansion will be decked with holiday cheer featuring the decorative styles of bygone eras.
TRENTON—The Mega Millions jackpot will reset to $12 million for the drawing to be held on Friday, Nov. 13, but not before giving one lucky New Jerseyan their share of a $77 million jackpot. The fortunate New Jersey winner shares the jackpot with a fellow winner in California. Each share of the jackpot is worth an estimated $38.5 million.
UNION—Liberty Hall Museum and the Kean University Service Corps will be collecting items for Toys for Tots this holiday season. Help the needy children in Union County by bringing an unwrapped gift for children ages 0-15 to one of three drop locations now through Dec. 14.
UNION—The Children’s Department of the Union Public Library has scheduled several programs at the main library during the month of December.
UNION—The Children’s Department of the Union Public Library has scheduled the following programs at the Vauxhall Branch during the month of December: