TRENTON – Legislation to promote bone marrow and blood stem cell donations – particularly to help boost minority participation – has been approved by the Assembly and is set for Senate consideration.
TRENTON—Health and Senior Services Commissioner Poonam Alaigh, M.D. is encouraging low-income Medicare beneficiaries to enroll in two under-utilized federal programs that can help reduce their out-of-pocket health and prescription drug costs.
WESTFIELD — Director Naomi Yablonsky of Westfield Community Players is holding open auditions for Anne Nichols romantic comedy “Abie’s Irish Rose.”
CLARK — The American Cancer Society is extending an invitation to all residents of Union County and surrounding communities to join them for a twelve-hour, overnight “Birthday Party” to celebrate cancer survivorship and hope at the third annual Relay For Life of Clark.
LINDEN – Police arrested a pregnant Staten Island, N.Y. woman who allegedly stole merchandise from a Linden department store and fought with a security guard last Wednesday afternoon, authorities said.
SPRINGFIELD — On Tuesday, June 8, at noon, the Springfield Free Public Library will host a 30-minute seminar which will provide information on hearing, hearing loss, tinnitus and the latest in hearing technology.
LINDEN – City residents will be able to buy fresh produce at a farmer’s market on Mondays from June 7 through October 25 between noon and 6 p.m. The market will be held at the Raymond Wood Bauer Promenade, Wood Avenue at Knopf Street.
WOODBRIDGE –Woodbridge Town Hall will host a one-day ‘Passport Satellite Office’ on Thursday, June 10, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
“What’s your credit score?” That might be the question. But the answer is another question: “What’s in your credit file?”
WOODBRIDGE –The Barron Arts Center will present the Cobra Brothers on Thursday, June 17, at 8 p.m. to kick off “Red, White & Blues: Jazz & Blues from the Garden State,” a concert series running through the summer of 2010. Admission is free and everyone is welcome to attend.
CLARK — The St. John the Apostle School Forensics Team, Clark, placed second among 17 schools at the Union Catholic Forensics Tournament for Middle Schools, held Monday, May 24, in Scotch Plains.
LAKEWOOD – The Greensboro Grasshoppers scored six runs in the first inning off BlueClaws starter Jonathan Pettibone, and Lakewood fell Sunday afternoon 6-2.
RAHWAY — It was another successful year at the 2010 Rahway Olympic Day thanks to Trish Williams, a special education teacher in the Rahway school system and many students from Rahway High School like Megan Buckely and Anthony Knight, who helped volunteer on this special day.