RAHWAY — The Somerset Jazz Consortium will be returning for jazz performances at the Rahway Public Library on Saturdays Oct. 9, 16, and 23 from 2 to 4 p.m.
Italian-America Feast • Oct. 8, 9 & 10 – Clark UNICO will hold their 4th annual Italian-American Feast at the Clark Municipal Building on Westfield Ave. For info or to volunteer, call Ralph Bernardo at 1-908-337-7773.
UNION – The Salem Roadhouse Café will present Pam Purvis and The Blue Skies Band on Saturday, Oct. 9 at 8 p.m.
NEW BRUNSWICK – The Provident Bank Foundation recently awarded The State Theatre Regional Arts Center in New Brunswick with a $10,000 grant – the final installment of a three-year, $30,000 pledge – to support its Milk & Cookies series.
VAN NUYS, Calif. – More than 150,000 troops will be deployed in Afghanistan and Iraq this holiday season. In thanks for their service, Cinnabon is raising money for Operation Gratitude to send “Hugs from Home” care packages to our nation’s heroes.
RAHWAY–Registration is open for the Encaustic Painting Workshop with Francesca Azzara at Arts Guild New Jersey at 1670 Irving Street in Rahway, on Saturday, Oct. 23.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK – Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno and Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher officially declared the fall agritourism season underway earlier this week.
EAST BRUNSWICK – Pollo Tropical®, famous for its citrus-marinated grilled chicken and Caribbean flavors, is bringing a taste of the tropics to East Brunswick with the grand opening of its newest location at 641 Route 18 South on Friday, Oct. 8.
ELIZABETH– Community Access Unlimited (CAU) members, staff, family and friends took great strides toward allowing people with disabilities to lead more fulfilling lives and at-risk youth to plan for surer tomorrows at the 2010 Ira Geller Memorial Walk-A-Thon held Sept. 25 at Rahway River Park.
NEW BRUNSWICK – On Oct. 26, William D. Ard and Msgr. Gregory E.S. Malovetz will be honored at the 26th annual Flame of Charity Dinner at the Hyatt Regency. The dinner, sponsored by the Flame of Charity Foundation, will begin at 6 p.m.