RAHWAY — Students at Franklin School in Rahway recently held an eyeglass donation drive. They collected 105 pairs of used or broken eyeglasses that will be sent to the New Jersey Lions Club.
CLARK — The Gran Centurion Scholarship Fund is sponsoring a bus trip to the Sands Casino in Bethlehem, Pa. on Monday, May 2.
RAHWAY – The Rahway Girl Scouts are holding a pasta dinner on Friday, April 8, from 5-7:30 p.m. at the American Legion on Maple Avenue, Rahway.
STATE – More than half of New Jersey voters believe that Gov. Chris Christie is doing a good job, according to a newly-released poll by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s PublicMind. Fifty-one percent approve of the way Christie is doing his job, while 41 percent disapprove.
PERTH AMBOY — Melvin Ramos, who was a top aide to former Mayor Joe Vas, said that Dianne Roman sent municipal employees to do her personal shopping and deliver goods to her home after using a city charge card to pay for the groceries.
LINDEN – On Monday, April 4, Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno presented a $25,000 check to benefit Linden’s fire department and other first responders.
ELIZABETH–United Way of Greater Union County is promoting National Volunteer Week, April 10 – April 16, which celebrates ordinary people doing extraordinary things to improve their communities.
ELIZABETH – On Tuesday, April 19, Groundwork Elizabeth will be hosting an information session at 6 p.m. about jobs in green-related field at Union County College’s Elizabeth campus.
TRENTON – The Department of Environmental Protection, in partnership with the New Jersey Clean Communities Council, is seeking organizations and individuals to help keep New Jersey’s beaches clean through the Adopt a Beach Program.