WESTFIELD –Charlie Harder of Cranford and Anne Baker of Westfield will compete Monday, April 19 in the next level of an international public speaking competition, which culminates this summer, according to the Toastmasters of Westfield.
ITHACA, N.Y.—Junior Allison Greaney (John F. Kennedy/Iselin) has been named Empire 8 Pitcher of the week for her performance in last week’s games against Cortland and RIT.
The joys of pregnancy and motherhood can be short-lived—or non-existent—for women with postpartumdepression. An estimated 10 percent of new mothers struggle with this disorder that can be devastating for the mother, her infant, partner, and family.
The First Presbyterian Church of Metuchen supports over 30 local and worldwide charities with proceeds from our unique rummage sale. Many supporters of the rummage sale have asked, what then happens after the rummage sale, what happens after the crowds have disappeared, what happens to the clothes and knick-knacks leftover at the end of the day?
ELIZABETH – United Way of Greater Union County is promoting National Volunteer Week, April 18th- April 24.
STATE – After listening to public input at a series of hearings last month, New Jersey Transit is considering an increase of just ten percent on certain bus and light rail fares, instead of the 25 percent hike in had originally proposed.
LINDEN – A Rahway man faces charges after police discovered a stolen handgun during a Sunday night traffic stop, authorities said.
HAGERSTOWN, MD – For the fifth straight game the Lakewood BlueClaws offense would rack up ten or more hits. This time the bats would be backed up by strong pitching.
CRANFORD—The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) opened a Disaster Recovery Center today at Cranford Borough Hall, 8 Springfield Avenue, to assist individuals, households and businesses affected by the storms and flooding of mid-March.
CARTERET—The borough will receive a $500,000 grant from the Middlesex County Open Space Trust Fund to facilitate the reconstruction of Carteret’s Sullivan Field baseball facilities, Mayor Dan Reiman Middlesex County Freeholder Ronald G. Rios announced.
CRANFORD – Union County College has narrowed its search for a new president to three finalists, the college announced Monday. The college’s presidential search committee named two external candidates, Dr. Marie Gnage and Dr. Margaret McMenamin, and one internal candidate, Dr. Wallace Smith.
RAHWAY—Thomas C. Cusmano from Rahway filed his petition Monday to run in the Republican primary for the 10th Congressional District.
RAHWAY—Artist R. Gregory Christie will tell stories about two brave champions as part of a Black History program from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 17 at the Rahway Public Library, in a program geared toward children aged 9 through 12.