UNION – William Paterson University swept a New Jersey Athletic Conference softball doubleheader from host Kean University in a pair of two-run games on Tuesday afternoon. The Pioneers (18-7-1, 5-3 NJAC) won the opener, 3-1, before completing the sweep with a 4-2 victory over the Cougars (14-10, 3-5 NJAC) in the nightcap.
WOODBRIDGE – Volunteers from the Elizabethtown Gas Company, Woodbridge Township Environmental Commission, Woodbridge RiverWatch and local environmental organizations gathered at the Pin Oak Forest in the Avenel section of Woodbridge Township Saturday to plant 2,400 tree seedlings.
UNION COUNTY—It’s shortly before 8 o’clock on a Wednesday morning when the van pulls up in front of Joseph Liguori’s split-level home, just as it has countless times before.
ELIZABETH – Teachers here have endorsed Board of Education members Marie Lynn Munn and Carlos Trujillo plus John Donoso in the April 20 school election.
April 5 at 10:23 p.m. – Officer Christopher Tuccio investigated a report of a theft of items from a motor vehicle, which was parked at 1030 Raritan Road.
April 6 at 2:21 p.m. – Officer Tara Hannan investigated a report of a motor vehicle stolen from East Hazelwood Avenue. The case remains open.
EDISON—Mayor Antonia Ricigliano’s “B-Free Initiative” kick’s off this month in an effort to promote Hepatitis B testing and vaccination among Edison residents.
MOUNTAINSIDE—When most folks think about spring cleaning, the chore list doesn’t include vacuuming the foxes and wiping down the tree leaves. But then again, cleaning museum exhibits is not your typical job.
RAHWAY—The Downfront Jazz series, a partnership of Arts Guild New Jersey and the Union County Performing Arts Center (UCPAC), presents the Stryker/Slagle Band on Friday May 14, 2010 at 8:00 PM at UCPAC, 1601 Irving Street in Rahway.
EDISON—Looking for something interesting and productive to do on summer break? Make the best use of your time, your money and your energy and take a course at Middlesex County College.
LINDEN – The city’s Department of Public Property and Community Services will hold a Mother’s Day ceramic class for Linden students in kindergarten through eighth grades, on Thursday April 29, from 6 – 7:30 p.m., at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center, 330 Helen Street, Linden.
SCOTCH PLAINS – There are a number of legal and financial issues surrounding caring for someone, especially when special services or nursing home care are involved.
NEW BRUNSWICK—Members and guests are invited to attend the New Brunswick Elks Lodge 324 Charity Golf Outing, Friday, May 7, at Bunker Hill Golf Course in Princeton.