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Union High School Key Club Volunteers Join in the Fun at the Annual Halloween Party at Runnells Specialized Hospital

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Angela Cullen, Vice Chairperson of the Runnells Hospital Resident Council, and Ernest Salvati, Chairperson of the Resident Council, join members of the Union High School Key Club at the annual Runnells Specialized Hospital’s Halloween Party.     Credits: Union County Office of Public Relations
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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ -- More than 100 residents, staff and volunteers – including more than a dozen student volunteers from Union High School – took part recently in the annual Halloween Party at Runnells Specialized Hospital.

All those in attendance were entertained by the musical duo of “Two for the Road,” featuring singer/guitarist John Adisano and singer Jennifer Rachele.  The musicians played a wide range of songs, including a few just for Halloween, and were joined in by many of those at the party.

More than a dozen student volunteers from The Key Club of Union High School spent the entire evening dancing, singing and helping residents enjoy the festivities, which also included refreshments and a costume judging contest.

The event was arranged by Runnells Activities Coordinator Patricia Scott and Assistant Coordinator Jamie Hawkins.

Union County Freeholder Vernell Wright, who also volunteers at the hospital, said, “The staff at Runnells always does a wonderful job with activities, especially for the holidays, and I want to send a special thanks out to the Key Club members from Union High School who volunteered their time and enthusiasm for the Halloween Party.”

Runnells Specialized Hospital is a unique, state-of-the-art hospital that has served the residents of Union County and surrounding areas for more than a century.

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