TRENTON – A law requiring newly hired public employees to live in New Jersey or to move to the state within one year of taking a public position takes effect today.
CLARK – The township’s Public Works Department is picking up branches that fell during Hurricane Irene. Residents are asked to make sure they are cut up and placed in the street.
BRIDGEWATER – Police arrested an Elizabeth woman on Tuesday at the Somerset Shopping Center as a result of a narcotics investigation conducted by the Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office Organized Crime and Narcotics Task Force.
UNION — Kean Stage’s 2011-2012 performing arts season boasts will be highlighted by performances from this year’s Grammy® Award Winner for “Best New Artist,” Esperanza Spalding as well as An Evening with John Legend, the explosive Taiko drumming of TAO and Compañia Flamenca Jose Porcel’s dazzling Gypsy Fire.
ELIZABETH – United Way of Greater Union County (UWGUC) is launching its 2011-12 Annual Campaign today. The organization hopes to raise at least $4.7 million. UWGUC raised about $4.4 million during its 2010 campaign.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Rev. Damian Breen of St. Bernard of Clairvaux Parish, Bridgewater, will be the celebrant at the monthly Remembrance Mass in honor of all the faithful departed on Saturday, Sept. 3, at 9 a.m. on the grounds of Resurrection Burial Park, Hoes Lane, Piscataway.
LINDEN — Senior citizen line dance classes for Linden residents 50 and older will begin on Sept. 16, and continue through Dec. 2 at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center, 330 Helen Street, Linden, on Friday mornings from 10-11 a.m.
EDISON – The Edison Fall Family Spectacular is looking for high school all star and youth cheer squads to participate in an exhibition as part of the annual festival.
UNION — The Children’s Department of the Union Public Library has scheduled the following programs at the Main Library, 1980 Morris Avenue, during the month of September: