ELIZABETH – The Union County Medical Reserve Corps, a group of trained volunteers who help the county’s public health professionals during times of emergency, pitched in to help relief efforts following the January earthquake in Haiti. Participating in an initiative…
ELIZABETH — The St. Patrick Celtics won the 74th Frank Cicarell Union County boys basketball championship on Saturday, Feb. 27.
HILLSIDE—To thank them for their lifesaving contributions, NJ Blood Services (NJBS) has invited the chairpeople and volunteers who in the past year have been responsible for collecting thousands of unit of blood, to a recognition event being held at the Community Foodbank of New Jersey.
SCOTCH PLAINS — On March 6, Willow Grove Presbyterian Church in Scotch Plains raised over $1,800 at its annual International Dinner, which was kicked off by a Chinese-American concert.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS—While Daniela DeFronzo may work in a hospital, as a music therapist it’s highly unlikely may ever have to save a life there.
CLARK – The classic American musical “Gypsy” will be performed at the recently-renovated Arthur L. Johnson High School auditorium on Thursday, March 18, Friday, March 19 and Saturday, March 20.
NEW BRUNSWICK—Aside from being a community center to donate whole blood and platelets, New Jersey Blood Services (NJBS), a division of the New York Blood Center (NYBC), is now host to the Gallery at New Street, which will exhibit the works of New Jersey artists and photographers.
CLARK—Join Dr. Joseph V. Scelsa, founder and president of the Italian American Museum, at the Clark Public Library on Monday, March 22 at 7 p.m. for an informative discussion about the Italian-American Museum.
RAHWAY—Tickets are on sale now for the Rahway Recreation Talent Show, scheduled for Friday, April 16, at the Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Leonard Lance (R-NJ) announced Friday that he will be hosting a congressional art contest for high school students within the Seventh Congressional District, which includes towns in Hunterdon, Middlesex, Somerset, and Union counties.
SCOTCH PLAINS – The Union Catholic High School Performing Arts Company will be performing their spring musical “Les Miserables” under the direction of Maryann Carolan.
TRENTON—The New Jersey State Library, in partnership with PSEG Foundation and Praxair Foundation, announced that free homework help would now be available to the students, residents and users of 109 public libraries through the popular Live Homework Help NJ program.
EAST BRUNSWICK—It’s time to clean out your closets to support a good cause. The Middlesex County 4-H Teen Council will host a Clothing Drive at the 4-H Center, 645 Cranbury Road, in East Brunswick.