CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A Linden man accused of bringing illegal gambling proceeds to West Virginia in 2008 was denied bail and will remain in custody pending trial in the racketeering case.
RAHWAY—The Downfront Jazz series, a partnership of Arts Guild New Jersey and the Union County Performing Arts Center, presents the Claudio Roditi Quartet on Friday, Feb. 26, at 8 p.m. at performing arts center, 1601 Irving Street in Rahway.
WOODBRIDGE– Judy Krall-Russo, Historian, educator, speaker, and restaurant consultant, will present “Valentine’s Day Traditions: Flowers, Fans & Chocolate with a Touch of Champagne” at the Barron Arts Center on Thursday, Feb. 4, at 7 p.m.
RAHWAY—The Rahway Valley ‘Jerseyaires’ Barbershop Chorus will sponsor and host their 49th annual Novice Quartet Contest at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 27, at the Roosevelt Elementary School, 811 St. Georges Avenue and Stanton Street in Rahway.
CLARK – The township’s Health Department will sponsor an H1N1 flu vaccination clinic for Clark seniors on Thursday, Feb. 18.
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.