SCOTCH PLAINS – Throughout the month of February, the Multicultural Literature classes at Union Catholic High School in Scotch Plains provided a visual perspective on the great impact of African-Americans on American culture.
EAST BRUNSWICK — Clean out your closets and help support 4-H. Middlesex County’s 4-H Association by donating to the clothing drive at the 4-H Center, 645 Cranbury Rd. East Brunswick on the corner of Cranbury and Fern Roads.
LINDEN – Students Zarya Kimbrough and Xavier Small, along with their families, cozy up in their tent with a book at Linden School No. 4’s Camp Read A Lot event. Even the moose hangs overhead waiting to see what happens next in the story.
TAMPA, Fla. — Anthony D. Jackson has been promoted to the rank of technical sergeant in the U.S. Air Force Reserve.
COLUMBIA, S.C. — Army Pvt. Cynthia A. Brandt has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
RAHWAY — Students from the dental hygiene program at UMDNJ recently came to Franklin School in Rahway to teach Kindergarten students about dental health.
PLAINFIELD – PSE&G recently awarded United Way of Greater Union County $40,000 to support Neighborhood House Association After School Program in Plainfield. The grant will help support 50 children between ages 6-12 at the Washington Community School.
RAHWAY –Father Oscar Ramirez of the Divine Mercy Parish (formerly St. Mary’s ) accepts donated coats on behalf of the parish from Sgt. Ricky Calderon of the Rahway Police Auxiliary from the unit’s annual coat drive.
CLARK – Students at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School in Clark recently participated in the St. Jude Children’s Hospital Math-A-Thon. The students completed a Math funbook while receiving pledges from friends and family.