LINDEN — Dr. Gretchen Carter addressed Linden School No. 4’s third and fourth grade students, offering inspirational words as they prepared to take the New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) test. Carter spoke of her personal experiences on her journey into the field of medicine.
May 4 at 6:05 p.m. – Police investigated a reported theft from a motor vehicle, parked on the 1500 block of Pennsylvania Avenue. The victim, a 49-year-old Staten Island, N.Y. man, told police that someone took three cash bags containing approximately $50,000, receipts collected from three gas stations
ELIZABETH — On Tuesday, May 10, Elizabeth Public Schools will hold its fourth annual Healthy Leap into Summer health expo in collaboration with organizers Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce President James R. Coyle and Trinitas Regional Medical Center Vice President of Clinical Services, Nancy DiLiegro, PhD.
NEW BRUNSWICK—VEE Corporation and State Theatre will present Barney™ Live in Concert – Birthday Bash! for two performances on Wednesday, June 15 at 9:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.
LINDEN — Duke University basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski and U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan are scheduled to lead a contingent of dignitaries for the National Association of Basketball Coaches Foundation Ticket to Reading Rewards (TTRR) program in an assembly at the Myles J. McManus Middle School later this month.
CLARK — Join the Senior Citizens Club of Clark on May 25 for the Brighton Beach Cabaret, an authentic Russian-style night club show plus live band for your dancing and listening pleasure, at the Royal Manor in Garfield.
SCOTCH PLAINS – The Union Catholic High School Project Haiti Club has been selected to receive a 2011 New Jersey Governor’s Jefferson Award for Outstanding Youth Service in the Peace and Justice category.
CARTERET — The Carteret Public Library will offer extended hours of operation beginning Monday, May 9 through Thursday, May 12 and Monday, May 16 through Thursday, May 19, from 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
UNION – The Senior Department of the YM-YWHA of Union County is planning a Spring Fling luncheon on Wednesday, May 18, at 11:30 a.m.