MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Middlesex County Freeholder Mildred S. Scott, chairperson of the county’s Law and Public Safety Committee, was joined by county and local public safety officials in unveiling the county’s new radio system that improves the reliability, security and effectiveness of emergency radio communications on a daily basis and in the event of any large-scale crisis.
CRANFORD—As Dolores Maviglio made her way through the gallery, she was not only struck by the sheer quality of the art, but that all the works were created by teenagers. She was very impressed.
RAHWAY—The Rahway Public Schools recently held a fundraiser to benefit victims of the earthquake disaster in Haiti.
CRANFORD–Over 300 patrons filled the Cranford Community Center for United Way of Greater Union County’s Cranford Community Council’s inaugural Taste of Cranford event. The event generated more than $5,600 to benefit United Way of Greater Union County’s Special Response Fund.
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.