STATE—Children’s Specialized and Kohl’s are co-hosting free carnivals in May. The two have partnered together in an effort to educate the public about the special needs of children with physical and neurological challenges.
Patty Duke is back — and this time she’s brought the entire family. The cast of The Patty Duke Show reunited to create a series of public service announcements to promote Social Security’s new online Medicare application and other services.
CRANFORD—The Cranford Chamber of Commerce announced that its popular Cruiser Nights will return this year, beginning on May 13.
RAHWAY—The Somerset Jazz Consortium will be having jazz performances at the Rahway Public Library on Saturdays during the months of May and June.
LINDEN—Linden residents 50 years of age or older may register for a senior citizen identification card on Tuesday, May 4, at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center, 330 Helen Street, from 9 a.m. –noon.
MOUNTAINSIDE – The Two Hundred Club of Union County will honor 13 police officers and firefighters who serve Union County at the 41st annual valor awards luncheon on Friday, May 7, at L’Affaire Restaurant in Mountainside.
CLARK – The Clark Seniors monthly meeting scheduled for May 20 has been canceled. For additional information, call Phyllis Cupo at 1-732-382-7134.
MADISON – Melinda Pinto, a resident of Linden, presented her senior honors thesis, “Going Global: The Widespread Effects of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)” on April 29, on Fairleigh Dickinson University’s College at Florham in Madison.
RAHWAY—Fourth grade students at Franklin School in Rahway recently visited the Sterling Hill Mines. Students went as an extension to their scientific study of rocks and minerals.
CLARK – Christina McArdle was honored as April’s Student of the Month at Arthur L. Johnson High School in Clark.
MADISON — Nicole Aiello, a resident of South Plainfield, and a senior majoring in Biological and Allied Health Science on Fairleigh Dickinson’s University’s College at Florham in Madison, presented her senior honors thesis last week.
ROSELLE PARK – Seven students from the Senior Advanced Art Class are exhibiting their works at the Roselle Park Casano Community Center Art Gallery through June 18.
PERTH AMBOY—The Perth Amboy High School band and choir held their annual spring concert on Monday, April 19.