ELIZABETH—On Tuesday, April 13 at 6 p.m., the Elizabeth Board of Education will formally dedicate the district’s newly opened, Terence C. Reilly Gifted and Talented, School No. 7 on First Avenue.
LINDEN—On March 22, Mayor Richard J. Gerbounka was recognized as Union County Mayor of the Year by the Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce for his dedication and commitment to the Linden community and his strong support of business and industry.
PERTH AMBOY—Mayor Wilda Diaz continues her Census 2010 efforts today as she encourages students to bring home the message about the importance of being counted.
NEWARK—Two programs are helping to lift the spirits of cancer patients while they undergo treatment or come to terms with cancer-related issues.
PERTH AMBOY—Mayor Wilda Diaz and the Office of Recreation have partnered with Collaborative Arts (coLAB), a non-profit organization that created an opportunity for the Office of Recreation to conduct a “Theater Arts” program for middle school students.
PERTH AMBOY – The city’s police department is planning a training class for a Community Emergency Response Team (CERT.)
RAHWAY—Rahway Middle School’s 2010 Teacher of the Year is Edward Dailey.
MILWAUKEE, Wisc. – April Fool’s Day may be synonymous with pranks and practical jokes, but members of TOPS Club, Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), the nonprofit weight-loss support organization, know better than to be fooled when it comes to living a healthy lifestyle.
EDISON—Edison Mayor Antonia Ricigliano will join Rite Aid Regional Vice President Bob Silsby and Regional Pharmacy Vice President Stephen Certo at a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Rite Aid store featuring the company’s “Customer World” design on Thursday, April 1, at 10 a.m.
EDISON—The need for nonprofit organizations to raise funds is greater than ever, and a new program at Middlesex County College will give students the skills to enter this field, and give those in the profession new strategies and techniques.
The ideal way to celebrate National Arbor Day is to plant trees, and the Arbor Day Foundation wants people all across America to participate.
MONTCLAIR—Running Rabbit Family Theatre will present the children’s classic Pinocchio in the exciting musical rendition by Patricia Goldberg and Kevin Arruda, now through July 23 with performances in Bloomfield, West Long Branch and Union.
Easter Bunny Photos • April 3 –The Cranford Chamber of Commerce has arranged for the Easter Bunny to visit the Clock from 10 a.m. to noon and the Gazebo from 1-3 p.m. Get your child’s photo taken with the bunny for $3.