MOUNTAINSIDE–Children’s Specialized Hospital Foundation hosted its annual Umbrella Gala on last month at the Wellmont Theatre in Montclair with a special performance by Don Felder, former lead guitarist of the rock group The Eagles.
Play • Nov. 19 & 20 at 7:30 p.m., Nov. 21 at 2 p.m. – Mother Seton Regional High School, 1 Valley Rd., Clark, will present its school play, “The Wizard of Oz” Tickets are $10. Children & seniors pay discounted admission on select dates: $8 on Friday and $5 on Sunday. Info: 1-732-382-1952.
SOUTH AMBOY-In 1944, the South Amboy Y.M.C.A. luncheonette was opened to the public from 8 am to 12 pm. A Thanksgiving dinner was served from 11 am to 2 pm.
KENILWORTH — On Wednesday, Nov. 10, Saint Theresa School in Kenilworth was one of seven that attended the Union County Catholic League of Forensics Reading Competition held at Saints Mary and Elizabeth Academy in Linden.
RAHWAY — Grover Cleveland School in Rahway welcomed parents during the week of Nov. 15 to celebrate American Education Week.
KENILWORTH — Daria Resnick and her kindergarten class from St. Theresa School in Kenilworth recently had a home economics class and baked their own apple pies.
RAHWAY — In conjunction with the National Day of Writing and Red Ribbon Week, Rahway Middle School students participated in an essay contest. In language arts classes, students wrote a 500-word essay describing, “Why I should be drug free.”
CLARK – Last month, the Clark Board of Education recognized 13 fourth grade students in the district who reached a perfect score on the NJ ASK 3 last spring in either Math or Language Arts.
Daniel “Taz” Courtney, age 47, of Corning, N.Y., Rahway, and Shakedown Street, Anywhere USA, passed away unexpectedly, on Wednesday, Nov. 17, at home.