CRANFORD—Gordon Wells is on a mission to spread the word about the pedal steel guitar. Join him for a musical trip through pop, a bit of rock, some original melodies, swing and light jazz on Wednesday, Jan. 26, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue.
WOODBRIDGE –Woodbridge Town Hall will host a one-day ‘Passport Satellite Office’ on Thursday, Jan. 6, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Middlesex County Clerk’s Office, along with the Woodbridge Township Municipal Clerk’s Office, will be accepting applications for U.S. Passports in the Council Meeting Room (First Floor), Woodbridge Municipal Building, located at 1 Main Street.
PLAINFIELD — On your mark! The American Red Cross Treadmill 10k will raise funds and awareness for disaster relief. During one week in January, participants will travel 10 kilometers by any means possible — running, biking and even swimming the distance.
MILLTOWN — Jewish Family and Vocational Service’s Senior Medicare Patrol (SMP) Program of New Jersey has opportunities for volunteers to step up and make an impact in the fight against health care fraud.
EDISON – Are you tired of running on the same old neighborhood roads and dealing with traffic and bad drivers? Join off-road runners for an unusual training run on Saturday, Jan. 8.
LINDEN – Police arrested two city residents early Monday morning who are accused of burglarizing an unoccupied home in an apparent attempt to steal copper piping, authorities said.
ELIZABETH — Union Catholic High School of Scotch Plains defeated Benedictine Academy of Elizabeth 54-22 on Dec. 31 to win the fifth annual Dr. Rose Marie Battaglia Christmas Basketball Tournament held last week.
METUCHEN – The Forum Theatre will present two documentaries this weekend.
WESTFIELD – The Therapeutic Massage and Training Center of Westfield will be holding an open house Saturday, Jan. 8, from 1-5 p.m. to allow people interested in or curious about becoming a massage therapist to learn more about the field and the pathway to certification.