Don’t miss a chance to color up your spring landscape. Get busy now planting spring flowering bulbs like daffodils, tulips, and hyacinths.
EDISON — Heritage at Clara Barton, a Genesis-operated assisted living residence in Edison, will be having a pumpkin patch on the front lawn of their facility and will be selling pumpkins to the public on Friday, Oct. 14 and Saturday, Oct. 15 between the hours of 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.
BRIDGEWATER – The Somerset County Park Commission, in partnership with the Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders and Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 452, will welcome the American Veterans Traveling Tribute (AVTT) and Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall to North Branch Park, 355 Milltown Road, Bridgewater beginning Thursday, Oct. 13 and ending on Sunday, Oct. 16.
ANNAPOLIS, Md.–Navy Midshipman Christopher M. Troche, son of Debra S. and Edgar S. Troche of Perth Amboy and Navy Midshipman Sean T. O’Brien, son of Sheila and Troy O’Brien of Elizabeth, were among more than 900 freshmen that recently completed Plebe Summer while attending the United States Naval Academy.
COLUMBUS, Ga. — Army National Guard Pvt. Kamil R. Betka, son of Dorota Betka of Linden, has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga.
WATCHUNG – Mount Saint Mary Academy in Watchung will hold its annual open house on Sunday, Oct. 23 from 1 to 4:30 p.m. All sixth, seventh, and eighth grade girls and their families are invited to attend. Formal presentations will take place at 1:30 and 3 p.m.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and Women Aware of Middlesex County is encouraging residents and municipalities to take part in its new awareness program, Shine the Light on Domestic Violence.
ELIZABETH — The Benedictine Academy CSI Science Contest held at the all-female Catholic secondary school on Saturday, Oct. 1 brought together a total of 12 teams from seven area elementary schools.
CLARK — Fifth grade student across Union County had the opportunity to participate in Prevention Links’ Red Ribbon Poster Contest. Students were encouraged by Mrs. Badillo (school counselor) to create a poster that best describes their anti-drug.