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:
LAKEWOOD – The Lakewood BlueClaws, the Single-A minor league affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies, will play their first game at FirstEnergy Park on Thursday, April 12, against the Hagerstown Suns.
SCOTCH PLAINS– Ten students at Union Catholic High School have earned AP Scholars Awards in recognition of their exceptional achievement on AP Exams during the 2010-2011 school year.
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SOUTH ORANGE – Seton Hall announced its 2011-12 men’s basketball schedule on Wednesday. The school will host 16 games in its fifth season at Prudential Center in Newark.