June 30 at 3:24 p.m. – Officers investigated an armed robbery at East Edgar Road (Routes 1&9) near South Park Avenue. A mustached man in his early 20s jumped up on the driver’s side of a delivery truck, pointed a black handgun at the driver and demanded cash.
RAHWAY – The Union County Department of Parks and Community Renewal’s Kids Kingdom Traveling Jubilee will bring an afternoon of entertainment and activities for children to Rahway River Park off St. Georges Avenue in Rahway on Saturday, July 9, from 1 to 6 p.m.
PERTH AMBOY — One of two eastbound lanes on the Outerbridge Crossing will be closed for construction from 9 p.m. Friday, July 8, through 11 a.m. Saturday, July 9, for necessary construction work.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Gina Antuono of Hillside and Ranndy Gee Tache of Spotswood recently were presented with community scholarships for $1,400 each by Menlo Park Mall and Brunswick Square on behalf of Simon Youth Foundation (SYF), a national non-profit organization dedicated to providing educational and career development opportunities to youth.
ROSELLE PARK-More memories from John Kostopoulos: “Homes on Wheatsheaf Road were moved, except those on what is now Union Road. Wheatsheaf Road ran along the fall line, which many streams followed from northwest to southeast through the borough.
LINDEN — Do you have free time that you would like to donate to a cause? Would you like to meet new friends?
WOODBRIDGE – The annual Music In The Park summer concert series, presented by the Middlesex County Department of Parks & Recreation, returns to the Warren Park Mini-Theater off Florida Grove Road in Woodbridge this week.
HIGHLAND PARK – The borough’s “It’s In Our Power Highland Park” campaign is combining efforts with NJPIRG’s Energy Service Corps to host an “Educational Forum for Eco-Friendly Families” on Saturday, July 9, from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Blood Drive • July 9 from 12:30 – 6:30 p.m. & July 10 from 11:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. – Jersey Gardens Outlet Mall, 651 Kapkowski Rd., Elizabeth, will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566.