FORDS – Foster and Adoptive Family Services and the New Jersey State Policemen’s Benevolent Association are hosting their eighth annual statewide PBA toy drive on Dec. 8 at Royal Albert’s Palace in Fords.
LINDEN – Police are investigating burglaries at two DeWitt Street homes. On Oct. 27, at 10:38 a.m., police responded to a burglar alarm at a residence on the 900 block of DeWitt Street. The officers noticed an open rear window when they arrived. The homeowners were notified and officers checked the house.
SPRINGFIELD—AAA New Jersey invites its members and the general public to donate to its annual Coat & Toy drive which – through partnerships with Jersey Cares and the United Way of Essex & West Hudson – will benefit less fortunate individuals and families in New Jersey.
METUCHEN—The St. Joseph High School Theater Company is performing Dramatic Publishing company’s “Cheaper by the Dozen,” a comedy adapted by Christopher Sergel from the book by Frank Gilbreth and Ernestine Gilbreth Carey.
RAHWAY—St. Thomas the Apostle Byzantine Catholic Church in Rahway will host a flea market and craft sale on Saturday, Nov. 14, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. The event will be held in the parish center, located at 1407 St. Georges Avenue.
RAHWAY—Students at Franklin School in Rahway celebrated Red Ribbon Week from Oct. 26-30. Red Ribbon Week is the largest and oldest drug prevention campaign in the country.
RAHWAY—Students from the award-winning Rahway High School band perform during a recent band competition at JP Stevens High School in Edison.
Oct. 28 at 8:57 p.m. – Officer Daniel Joy investigated a report of a theft of items from a motor vehicle, which was parked at a residence on the 600 block of Raritan Road.
LINDEN—The Department of Public Property and Community Services offers free craft classes for Linden seniors.
CLARK—The Clark Health Department has received a limited amount of H1N1 (swine flu) vaccine. The vaccine contains the mercury based preservative thimerisol.
SCOTCH PLAINS—NJ Blood Services, a division of New York Blood Center, will be hosting coffee and conversation with Scotch Plains Mayor Nancy Malool at the new Scotch Plains Donor Center on Saturday, Nov. 14.
Imagine every New Jersey resident living within walking distance of a park or trail – and being able to link to other trails, parks and natural areas without getting in a car.
RAHWAY—Students at Franklin School in Rahway recently received pumpkins courtesy of the Parent Teacher Association.