Recreation & Lifestyle

Clark First Graders Celebrate Johnny Appleseed Day

CLARK — Valley Road School students from Patricia Peitz’s first grade class recently celebrated Johnny Appleseed Day. With the help of their teacher and their parents, each student made his own mini apple pie using fresh ingredients.

AAA Reminds Motorists That Proper Car Care Saves Money And The Environment

STATE – October is AAA Car Care Month and the AAA New Jersey Automobile Club advises motorists to follow the right maintenance schedule for their vehicle, which can not only help save money, but also the environment.

Red Ribbon Week Raises Awareness Of Substance Abuse

CRANFORD – A day of healthy outdoor family activities marks the start of Red Ribbon Week 2010 on Saturday, Oct. 23, at Nomahegan Park in Cranford. Supported by Union County, Prevention Links and the Union County D.A.R.E. Officers Association, the Red Ribbon Campaign works to prevent substance abuse by bringing families together.

“Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps” Is Too Big to Fail

A hundred million here, a billion there…it’s no big deal in director Oliver Stone’s “Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps.” But what scares me is that in laying down his muckrake of the shell game known as high finance, he almost makes me feel like I understand the stuff.

Italian-American Feast Returns To Clark On Columbus Day Weekend

CLARK — The Clark chapter of UNICO proudly announces the fourth Annual Italian American Feast to be held this fall in Clark. The event will be held for three days during the Columbus Day weekend, October 8th -9th -10th, in the parking lot on the recreation side of the municipal building and also in front of the tennis courts.

Sixth Annual Arts In The Park To Feature A Broad Scope Of Talent

HIGHLAND PARK – More than 50 artists will converge on Highland Park for the 6th Annual Arts in the Park Festival to showcase and sell their work. Arts in the Park is from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Oct. 3, along Raritan Avenue between 2-5th Streets in Highland Park.