Union County Freeholder Vernell Wright (R) congratulates Pat and Anita DiFabio of Garwood on being honored for their 20 years of volunteer service at the 49th Annual Volunteer Awards Luncheon for Runnells Specialized Hospital volunteers.
ROBBINSVILLE – May is American Stroke Awareness Month. According to the American Stroke Association, a division of the American Heart Association, about 795,000 Americans suffer a new or recurrent stroke each year–which means a stroke occurs every 40 seconds on average. About 610,000 of these are first or new strokes and an estimated 185,000 people who survive a stroke go on to have another in their lifetime.
LINDEN — The Linden Free Public Library is celebrating the start of its 2012 Summer Reading Club with a special concert on Tuesday, June 19 at 2 p.m.
LINDEN — Linden Library cards expire every two years, allowing the library to verify that the card-holder still lives in Linden. This June, the new library building will have been open two years, and many residents got a new card at that time.
TRENTON – Legislation aimed at reducing teacher shortages, particularly in science and mathematics, was signed into law on Thursday.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has determined that the systems used at gas station pumps to capture harmful gasoline vapors while refueling cars can be phased out. Modern vehicles are equipped to capture those emissions.
CRANFORD—A representative of SCORE will present a free seminar on “Social Media Marketing Strategies” at the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue, Cranford, on Tuesday, June 5, at 7 p.m. The program is sponsored by the Cranford Public Library and all are welcome.
CLARK — Clark’s Boy Scout Troop 145 invites the public to join them on Saturday, June 30 (Rain Date: July 1) at ALJ High School, 365 Westfield Avenue, Clark, for their second annual Cars, Trucks and Motorcycles Show. The fundraiser will be held from 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.