STATE – Quick Chek, a chain of 125 food store locations throughout New Jersey and Southern New York, announced the names of the five finalists slated to compete in its first-ever Sub Showdown, a build-your-own-sub recipe contest.
STATE—In advance of National Teen Driver Safety Week (October 17-23), the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety released the first naturalistic study using in vehicle cameras to capture teenage drivers and their parents during their supervised driving phase.
CLARK — The Clark chapter of UNICO held its 4th annual Italian American Feast during the three-day Columbus weekend. The feast consisted of many of your favorite Italian foods, rides, games, novelty vendors, entertainment, raffles and so much more.
EDISON — The Edison Recreation Department is offering a bus trip to see the 2010 version of the Christmas Spectacular at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.
NEWARK — New Jersey residents often take advantage of the cool, comfortable temperatures of autumn to enjoy the beauty of nature and clean up around their homes. The experts at the New Jersey Poison Control Center are urging homeowners to be aware this fall of some potential dangers lurking in parks, in fields and yards, under leaves and in gutters.
UNION COUNTY — For all those interested in historic restoration and the challenges involved in saving century-old buildings, Union County’s Four Centuries in a Weekend will include a special treat this year.
EAST BRUNSWICK — If you’re looking for a good scare this Halloween season, the Middlesex County 4-H Teen Council invite you to their Haunted House every Friday and Saturday in October from 7 to 11 p.m.
NEW BRUNSWICK – Kenneth B. Moss, the Felix Posen Chair of Modern Jewish History at Johns Hopkins University, will return to his alma mater to deliver a talk about the unlikely Jewish cultural renaissance that emerged between 1917 and 1921 in the midst of war and revolutionary upheaval in the Russian empire.
PERTH AMBOY – The city will have a Halloween curfew in effect for the weekend of the holiday, according to Acting Police Chief EJ McDonald.
SEASIDE HEIGHTS– Say what you want about this reality television celebrity, Snooki is a great supporter of Jersey Shore animals.