Recreation & Lifestyle

American Heart Association Has “Spook-tacular” Heart-Healthy Fun Planned

BRIDGEWATER–The American Heart Association has rescheduled its Central New Jersey Start! Heart Walk for Saturday, Oct. 30 at Duke Island Park in Bridgewater due to major flooding at Duke Island Park on the original date of Oct. 2.

State Theatre Presents Penn & Teller

NEW BRUNSWICK—State Theatre presents the magic duo Penn & Teller on Thursday, Nov. 4, at 8 p.m. Known worldwide for their outrageous blending of comedy and magic, Penn & Teller’s live show has been a hit on Broadway, Las Vegas, and all around the country.

Still Time To Register To Win Ice Show Tickets

TRENTON – The New Jersey State Library, local libraries and school libraries from across the state have partnered with the New Jersey Sports & Exposition Authority to encourage readers to “Read Like a Library Champion” by giving them the opportunity to win tickets to IZOD Center events by logging in the books they read at

Painting The Mall Pink To Promote Breast Cancer Awareness

EDISON– In recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Menlo Park Mall is joining with other Simon Property Group malls in the NY/NJ region to Paint the Mall Pink, a grassroots program designed to highlight breast cancer awareness that will also feature pink elements throughout the mall during the month of October.

Good Reading At Bargain Prices

CRANFORD—Looking for some good reading at bargain prices? The Friends of the Cranford Public Library invite you to visit their used book sale in the Friendly Book Cellar at the Cranford Public Library, on Thursday, Oct. 14, from 5 to 8:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 15, from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Saturday, Oct. 16, from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Dr. Robinson Museum Takes Part In “Four Centuries In A Weekend”

CLARK — On Saturday, Oct. 16 and Sunday, Oct. 17, the Dr. Robinson Museum in Clark will partake in Four Centuries in a Weekend. The museum’s hours of operation will be Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday will be from noon to 5 p.m.

Pink Ribbon Run Raises Thousands for Breast Cancer Programs

PERTH AMBOY – Approximately 700 runners, walkers and those passionate about fighting breast cancer hit the pavement in Perth Amboy during the city’s second annual Central New Jersey Pink Ribbon 5K Run and 1-mile Health Walk.