ELIZABETH – Two Elizabeth students recently won scholarships from Spencer Savings Bank, a community bank headquartered in Elmwood Park.
EDISON – Soma Intimates is holding a “Giving is Beautiful” Bra Donation drive. The nationwide charitable initiative to collect bras for women in need is the largest of its kind. Through Aug. 12, the company will accept both new and gently worn bras at all Soma boutiques across the country, including at Menlo Park Mall in Edison.
UNION — Popular historian and local Union Township resident, David Johnson, will speak about his latest book, “DECIDED ON THE BATTLEFIELD; Grant, Sherman, Lincoln and the Election of 1864” at the Union Public Library on Thursday, Aug. 9, at 7 p.m. The public is invited to this admission-free program but seating is limited.