Cranford Library To Host Book Sale

CRANFORD— The Friends of the Cranford Public Library will hold a used book sale in the Friendly Book Cellar at the Cranford Public Library, on Wednesday, Oct. 12, from 4 to 7:30 p.m., Thursday and Friday, Oct. 13 and 14, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Saturday, Oct. 15, from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Celtic Harpists To Play In Cranford

CRANFORD—The Friends of the Cranford Public Library will present “Two Sides of Celtic,” featuring Celtic harpists Gráinne Hambly and William Jackson, on Wednesday, Oct. 12, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue.

Avans Still Among Division III Leaders In Scoring

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — New Jersey City University men’s soccer tri-captain Walter Avans (Roselle Park/Union Catholic) continues to rank among the Division III leaders in scoring, according to the fifth weekly national statistical report for the 2011 season, released by the NCAA on Tuesday for games played through Oct. 9.

SBA Opens Business Recovery Center in Union County

UNION COUNTY — The U.S. Small Business Administration opened a Business Recovery Center in Plainfield and other parts of the state today. These centers will provide one-on-one assistance to business owners seeking disaster assistance for losses caused by Hurricane Irene that occurred between Aug. 27 and Sept. 5.