WESTFIELD—CONTACT We Care, the 24-hour caring and crisis hotline based in Westfield and serving the entire state of New Jersey, was awarded the 2010 Unity Award for Achievement by the Union County Human Relations Commission. The award was presented at the 9th Annual UCHRC Achievement Award reception held April 26th at Liberty Hall Center in Union.
April 27 at 9:33 a.m. – Officer Charles Sabba investigated a theft on West Main Street. The case remains open.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK — Middlesex County students graduating 7th through 11th grades who are interested in gardening and community service, are invited to attend a summer day program at the County’s Extension office called “YESS (Youth Enhanced Service to Society) at the EARTH Center”.
UNION – Teams from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) flood mitigation group will be at local home supply stores in Union, Passaic, and Cape May counties to assist people with flood mitigation measures.
FLORHAM PARK—May is National Bike Month and with a growing number of bicyclists on roadways, AAA encourages all motorists to respectfully share the road with cyclists.
LINDEN—The Department of Public Property & Community Services is seeking volunteers to assist with the Nutrition Program, weekdays from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
WESTFIELD — Westfield Community Players (WCP), one of the oldest continuously operating community based theater organizations in New Jersey, is closing out their 75th anniversary season with the Ray Cooney farce, “Caught in the Net”.
NEW BRUNSWICK – Women who survive early-stage breast cancer and smoke have an increased chance of developing a new second cancer in their other breast or elsewhere.
MILWAUKEE, WI – As weight-loss warriors climb to the mountaintop of fitness and better health, they will inevitably cross a plateau or two in their journey.
NEWARK— As the trees and flowers are blooming this spring, so are our allergies. Each year, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) names May as National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month to educate people about the causes, symptoms and treatments of asthma and allergies.
CLARK—Stan Gurski, a noted authority on the American Revolution and firearms expert, will be at the Dr. Robinson Museum on Sunday, May 16 from noon-4 p.m.
SPRINGFIELD — AAA New Jersey invites its members and the general public to donate to its Troop Collection, which will benefit active U.S. soldiers.
CRANFORD – During the month of May, Union County College will be hosting Financial Aid Fairs for potential students to learn more about the financial aid process at the school.