PISCATAWAY — Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission and East Jersey Olde Towne Village invite you to celebrate our nation’s independence with Christian Johnson from the American Historical Theatre performing as Charles Willson Peale, perhaps Philadelphia’s most famous portrait painter.
ELIZABETH – United Way’s Hispanic Leadership Advisory Council (HLAC) will be hosting a networking event on Wednesday, June 30, from 6-9 p.m. at Valenca Restaurant, 655 Monroe Street in Elizabeth.
MILLTOWN–Jewish Family and Vocational Service of Middlesex County is offering computer training classes this summer.
RAHWAY — Plans are under way for RWJ Rahway Foundation’s 19th Annual Fashion Show to be held on Saturday, Oct. 23, at The Bridgewater Marriott.
FORT MONROE, Va. — Erik G. Bilis has been promoted to the rank of second lieutenant in the U.S. Army.
LAWTON, Okla. — Army Reserve Pvt. Keri M. Brown has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.
RAHWAY — The Rahway PAL baseball and softball leagues have new lighted scoreboards at Madden Field, thanks to a donation by RSI Bank valued at nearly $8,000.
NEW BRUNSWICK — New Brunswick Elks Lodge 324 recently awarded $5,500 in scholarships to eight high school seniors who were chosen for their academic excellence, good character, and their ability to exemplify leadership, community service and volunteerism.
LAKEWOOD – Jonathan Singleton drew a two out bases loaded walk in the bottom of the 10th inning Tuesday night, and the BlueClaws pulled off another dramatic comeback win 2-1 against the Lexington Legends.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — The 20th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) will be marked July 26. On July 15, the Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders will sign a proclamation declaring the county’s recommitment to the ADA.
ELIZABETH — On Tuesday, June 15, seven Elizabeth public schools were recognized for their efforts to promote a healthy culture within the school community.
RAHWAY — Franklin Elementary School in Rahway recently held their annual Fun Day. Students look forward to the school-wide event at the end of every year.
ELIZABETH – The Institute of Music for Children, a nonprofit organization providing affordable music programs and services for children, recently received a $2,500 grant from The Provident Bank Foundation.