UNION — Union Library Director, Laurie Sansone, traveled to New Orleans ten months after Hurricane Katrina to attend the American Library Association Conference, the first major conference held in New Orleans after the disaster.
ELIZABETH –From Oct. 4 to Oct. 22, Union County College’s Retail Skills Center, located in Jersey Gardens Mall, will be offering free job training to all Elizabeth residents who qualify. The free job training will be in the areas of customer service and sales. Classes will be held daily from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
CLARK — Help improve the environmental condition of the Clark Reservoir by joining the Clark Environmental Commission for the eighth Annual Clark Reservoir Cleanup on Saturday, Oct. 2, from 8:30 a.m. to noon. In the event of rain, the cleanup will be held on Sunday, Oct. 3.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Union County residents will be able to take advantage of the county’s mobile document shredding program on Saturday, Sept. 25 in Scotch Plains.
ELIZABETH – From Oct. 4 to Oct. 29, Union County College’s Retail Skills Center will be offering free job training to all Elizabeth residents who qualify. The free job training will be in the areas of customer service and English as a second language.
ELIZABETH – From Oct. 4 to 22, Union County College will be offering a free job training course in the restaurant industry to residents of the city of Elizabeth. All Elizabeth residents over the age of 18 are eligible to participate in this program.
PURCHASE, N.Y. — The New Jersey City University men’s golf team teed off in its second-ever event on Tuesday afternoon as the Gothic Knights placed ninth overall in the one-day Purchase College Invitational, at the Old Oaks Country Club.
GENEVA, N.Y.—William Smith College first-year defenders Melanie O’Connor (Pope John XXIII/Stockholm) and Morgan Atanasio (Arthur L. Johnson/Clark) were honored by the Liberty League earlier this week.
WOODBRIDGE–Ed Potosnak, Democratic nominee for New Jersey’s 7th Congressional District, hosted voters and supporters on Sunday in Woodbridge to celebrate the grand opening of his campaign office.