EDISON—Middlesex County College faculty, staff and students donated hundreds of pounds of food at the annual holiday party in December. The food, which was dropped off as the employees entered the party, went to Elijah’s Promise Soup Kitchen in New Brunswick.
Merry Christmas! Here is my final installment of Christmas memories for 2009.
ELIZABETH—Benedictine Academy’s Theatre Department staged a Christmas musical on Dec. 18 and 21. “Christmas Para Todos” (Christmas for All”) told the story of teenagers celebrating the real meaning of Christmas.
RAHWAY—Kindergarten students at Roosevelt School in Rahway had their annual sing-a-long led by music teacher Andrea Riemen and music supervisor Ron Dolce. Students sang holiday songs and waited for the arrival of their special guest, Santa Claus.
Tis the season to eat like someone who was just rescued from a desert island. Office parties, holiday buffets, family gatherings and enough sandwiches made from leftover turkey to choke a reindeer.
RAHWAY—Students in Mrs. Faver’s class at Roosevelt School in Rahway wish everyone a “sweet holiday”.
CLARK—Saint John the Apostle School in Clark recently held its annual Christmas Concert. All students in the lower grades and the school choir performed under the direction of Tom Pedas, music teacher at the school.
CRANFORD – The students of the Orange Avenue Elementary School in Cranford loaded the buses of the Cerebral Palsy League (CPL) of Cranford with more than 600 gifts for the children of the CPL’s Kaleidoscope Early Intervention program on Dec. 17.
MIDDLESEX — The economy has affected everyone. Max, a local eight-year-old, wrote a letter to Santa for some help this year since his mom lost her job due to the tough economy.
RAHWAY—Pre-Kindergarten students at Franklin School in Rahway recently experienced a plethora of holiday learning experiences.
UNION – A Union man surrendered to state police on Tuesday and was charged in connection with a hit-and-run crash that killed one man and injured two others on Friday, Dec. 18, authorities said.
CLARK—The Pre-K4 students from Saint John the Apostle School had a huge birthday celebration for Baby Jesus.
EDISON—Shots were fired when police arrested two men on drug charges last night, Edison Police Chief Thomas Bryan announced.