CARTERET—The borough will be a participating sponsor in the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Summer Food Service Program for 2009, Mayor Daniel J. Reiman and the Carteret Board of Health announced. The program provides children under 18 with free meals in accordance with a menu approved by the state.
RAHWAY—Madison Elementary School held their annual talent show under the direction of fifth grade teacher Chris Delloiacono.
RAHWAY—Rahway High School senior Patric Wishbow has been awarded the Vagelos Scholarship for 2009.
RAHWAY—Campers ages eight to ten will develop gardening skills this summer at the YMCA of Eastern Union County, Rahway Branch summer camp.
RAHWAY—Rahway High School Principal Paula Braxton joins the top ten graduates of the Class of 2009 during the senior luncheon held on Friday, June 19.
UNION COUNTY—When Cristina Cooke took her two-year-old son Xavier to the doctor’s office, she thought he had another ear infection—or maybe it was his molars.
PERTH AMBOY—Do you have a green thumb? If you do, enter the Perth Amboy Home Gardener’s Contest sponsored by The Royal Garden Club By The Bay.
PERTH AMBOY—The Perth Amboy Board of Education is looking for a new member to replace Ray Geneske, who offered his resignation as a school board member June 2, just before he pleaded guilty to money laundering charges in connection to his role as the 2006 congressional campaign manager for Joseph Vas, the assemblyman and former mayor.
UNION—The Union Public Library begins its Summer 2009 International Film Festival with a French romantic comedy, “Priceless,” on Tuesday, July 7, at 2 and 7 p.m.