SCOTCH PLAINS – The Union Catholic Performing Arts Company will kick off its 2010-2011 season with their fall play, “The Nerd”. Performances will take place on Nov. 4, 5, and 6 at 7 p.m.
NEWARK — NJ TRANSIT customers now have unprecedented access to bus schedule information while on the go, thanks to the launch of the agency’s “My Bus” system, which enables travelers to find out when the next bus is arriving at more than 19,000 bus stops all over New Jersey.
HILLSIDE — The Concert Artist Program of Kean University celebrates its 11th season with The Music of Samuel Zyman on Nov. 18 at 8 p.m. in Enlow Recital Hall.
ROSELLE PARK – “New Works 2010,” a solo exhibit of artwork by Leona M Seufert, will be on display at the Casano Community Center Art Gallery through Dec. 27. A “Meet the Artist” Reception is planned for Monday, Nov. 15, from 6:30 – 8 p.m.
ELIZABETH — St. Patrick High School students are preparing their production of “Godspell.” The show will be presented on Friday, Nov. 5, at 7:30 p.m. and on Sunday, Nov. 7, at 2 p.m.
WOODBRIDGE – Mayor John E. McCormac today announced that Woodbridge Township is under the spell of a “Haunted Halloween” as trick-or-treaters take to neighborhoods and special Township-wide events to celebrate the annual recognition of “All Hollows Eve.”
HIGHLAND PARK – Highland Park will be transformed into an enchanted land of haunted tours, hay rides, music, dancing and fun for the ninth annual Autumn in the Park festival.
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BOUND BROOK–- Kill the lights, let the skeletons dance and the candle burn behind the pumpkin’s mischievous grin; it’s time to almost time to celebrate Halloween weekend.
LINDEN–Jeff Baron, an award-winning playwright and screenwriter, grew up in Linden. He went on to write for television, film and theatre, working on The Tracey Ullman Show, Sisters, A Year in the Life, and Nickelodeon.