UNION — The Occupy Wall Street movement has made the concentration of wealth at the top of society a central issue in American politics and some local citizens showed up on Morris Avenue to prove that Americans have power to change the situation.
RAHWAY — On Saturday, Nov. 5, Cub Scout Pack 47 of Rahway, along with their parents and siblings, met at Veteran’s Memorial Park on Grand Avenue. Armed with rakes, saws and bags everyone worked hard to clean all of the debris from the late October snowstorm.
CLARK — Students in Meredith Qualshie’s fourth grade class at Valley Road School in Clark recently wrote personal narratives. The students worked diligently through the steps of the writing process.
CRANFORD – Union County College will be host to the Manhattan School of Music Jazz Quartet on Wednesday, Nov. 9, at the college’s Cranford campus. Performances will be held at noon and 5 p.m. in the Victor M. Richel Student Commons.
HILLSIDE — Gene & Shelley Enlow Recital Hall at Kean University presents Branford Marsalis & Joey Calderazzo with the Branford Marsalis Quartet on Friday, Dec. 9 at 7:30 p.m.
EDISON — Eighth grade students Sonali Shah of Edison, Akilah Mouzon of Piscataway, Cameron Cabrera of Carteret, Lara Albrechcinski of Linden, Max Needle of Scotch Plains and Ciara Varley of Woodbridge show their support for the Hats on For Cancer drive held at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School.
EDISON — Doug Cerminaro of Scotch Plains, a sophomore at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School, re-created a seventh century mead-hall for a sophomore English project.
STATE – Voters will head to the polls today to cast ballots for their state Legislators. In many communities, voters will also choose county and local officials.
NEWARK – The Office of the Attorney General, through the New Jersey Bureau of Securities within the Division of Consumer Affairs, has filed new charges in a lawsuit pending in State Superior Court, alleging that several individuals defrauded dozens of investors after raising approximately $8.5 million.