Consumers’ chronic pain at the pump is returning with gas prices 67 percent higher than a year ago and probably heading back toward $3 a gallon soon.
Blood Drive • Jan. 29 from 2:30-7:30 p.m. – Valley Road School, 150 Valley Road, Clark, will host a blood drive. For info, call 1-800-933-2566.
SCOTCH PLAINS—On Sunday, Feb. 14, Willow Grove Presbyterian Church will hold its fourth annual Mardi Gras jazz worship service, beginning at 10 a.m. A light brunch will follow the service at the Scotch Plains church.
RAHWAY – The John “Butch” Kowal Games are scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 6, at the Rahway High School Gymnasium, high school athletic director Thomas Lewis announced.
CLARK – The Clark Board of Education meeting scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 26, will open at 5:30 p.m. and immediately convene to Executive Session for confidential matters, collective bargaining, matters of personnel, litigation or contract matters and/or attorney/client privilege.
EDISON—The Wardlaw-Hartridge Parents’ Association (WHPA) held its popular Scholastic Book Fair for Lower School students in Pre-Kindergarten through fifth grade on Jan. 21 and 22 in the Oakwood Room at the Edison-based co-educational, college-preparatory independent school.
LITTLE FALLS—Radio Spirits’ new release of “The Green Hornet: The Biggest Game,” will let fans of the popular character listen to classic radio adventures that haven’t been heard since their original broadcast in 1939.
SCRANTON, Pa.—Three local students have been named to the Dean’s List for the fall semester at the University of Scranton. A student must have a grade point average of 3.5 or better with a minimum number of credit hours to make the Dean’s List.
RAHWAY—Third grade students at Roosevelt School in Rahway made a dream quilt after discussing Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have A Dream” speech.