PERTH AMBOY – City officials have approved a $71.8 million municipal budget that raises taxes by approximately $320 for the average homeowner.
CARTERET–Mayor Dan Reiman welcomed the Carteret High School’s freshman class on Friday April 29 for the second installment of the “Adopt a Park” program, a partnership between the borough and school system through which classes will spend a day “adopting” a designated Carteret park.
LINDEN – The city’s Department of Public Property & Community Services will offer a 10-week exercise class this summer, focusing on Pilates and cardio routines.
PERTH AMBOY — St. Stephen’s RC Church, located at 490 State Street in Perth Amboy, is holding its Second Annual Parish Carnival from May 19 through May 22.
WESTFIELD – Prepare to be transported on Saturday, May 14 at 8 p.m., at the Presbyterian Church in Westfield, as the Westfield Symphony Orchestra presents To Russia and beyond with Love, a grand season finale featuring monumental favorites of the classical music repertoire.
SOUTH PLAINFIELD – American Legion members from throughout Middlesex County will convene at Post 243, 243 Oak Tree Road, South Plainfield, on Saturday, May 7 at 9 a.m., to elect officers for the 2011-2012 year, and present county Americanism awards to area students.
RAHWAY — Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, Rahway, will host its semi-annual Tricky Tray Auction on Wednesday May 18 at 8 p.m. The auction will be held at St. Thomas the Apostle Parish Center, 1400 St. Georges Avenue, Rahway.
PERTH AMBOY – Raritan Bay Medical Center has announced a slate of community events for May.
RAHWAY — St. Thomas the Apostle Church of Rahway will be sponsoring a Casino Night on Saturday, May 14. This event will help kick-off the parish’s 100th year anniversary celebrations.