STATE – Two New Jersey Republicans, Rep. Scott Garrett and state Sen. Tom Kean Jr., are mentioned in a report that concludes that White House officials improperly spent taxpayer compensated time focusing on 2006 campaigns.
CLARK — Marine Sergeant Michael Brattole, a 2006 graduate of Arthur L. Johnson High School, will be honored at a ceremony before a hockey game between the Clark school and Jonathan Dayton High School at Warinanco Skate Rink on Wednesday, Feb. 2 at 6 p.m.
WOODBRIDGE – The Barron Arts Center will be hosting a Chinese concert and art exhibit in honor of the Chinese New Year 2011: Year of the Rabbit. The musical performance, “Celebrating Year of The Rabbit – A Chinese New Year’s Concert,” will be held Saturday, Feb. 5, at 7 p.m. at the Woodbridge Middle School, 525 Barron Avenue.
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RAHWAY — On Jan. 19, the Rahway Police Auxiliary’s annual coat drive was completed with the assistance Darion Fashion, a local business that has been a partner in this project since its inception.
METUCHEN – Beginning next month, the Forum Theatre Arts Center in Metuchen will present a series of live performances in conjunction with Stagelight Electric Productions.
MOUNTAINSIDE –Four local student athletes will be honored at the Union County Baseball Association’s 75th annual Hot Stove League Awards Dinner at L’Affaire Banquet Center in Mountainside on Sunday, Feb. 13.
EDISON – Temple Emanu-El, located at 100 James Street in Edison, has announced upcoming events for February. All events take place at the temple unless otherwise noted. For more information, call 1-732-549-4442.
RAHWAY — The Rahway Valley ‘Jerseyaires’ Barbershop Chorus will sponsor and host their 50th annual Novice Quartet Contest on Saturday evening, Feb. 26, at the Roosevelt Elementary School, 811 St. Georges Avenue and Stanton Street in Rahway at 7:30 p.m.