PLAINFIELD – PSE&G recently awarded United Way of Greater Union County $40,000 to support Neighborhood House Association After School Program in Plainfield. The grant will help support 50 children between ages 6-12 at the Washington Community School.
CLARK – Students at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School in Clark recently participated in the St. Jude Children’s Hospital Math-A-Thon. The students completed a Math funbook while receiving pledges from friends and family.
CRANFORD – Union County College will offer two, non-credit workshops for job seekers this spring.
CLARK – Students at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School in Clark recently enjoyed the PTA-sponsored “Have a Heart Palooza”.
RAHWAY – Last month, Vincent Smith from Horizon Health came to Franklin School in Rahway to teach the fifth grade students about skin cancer prevention.
RAHWAY — On March 2, the Cat in the Hat came to visit Roosevelt school for Dr. Seuss’s birthday.
RAHWAY — On March 2, Rahmonn McMillian, a student from Rahway High School, came to read to Dyan McMillen’s second grade class for Dr.Seuss’s birthday.
RAHWAY – Roosevelt Elementary School Students are earning their way into “Collucci’s College” by completing monthly NJASK math practice packets.
ELIZABETH — Three sitting members of the Board of Education will be challenged by a slate of newcomers recruited by the city’s political machine to disrupt reformers’ primary election efforts aimed at displacing state Sen. Raymond Lesniak, the power broker who is sponsoring legislation to privatize public education.
UNION COUNTY – The following candidates filed to run for their local school boards in this year’s election on April 27: