I have a cousin who likes to talk on the phone. She usually calls at exactly the same time that I am ready to unwind in quiet bliss for the first time since the alarm went off at 5 a.m. Truthfully, I don’t want to open my mouth in the evening for anything except maybe that nice glass of merlot staring at me. All I need to do is say, “Ahhh” and the conversation is over
HILLSIDE — The Concert Artist Program of Kean University opens its 11th season with En France on Oct. 14 at 8 p.m. in Enlow Recital Hall. The concert program will feature works by French composers—well-known and unknown—including the profoundly beautiful Trio for Flute, Viola, and Harp by Claude Debussy.
EDISON – The township’s most popular event, “The 2010 Fall Family Spectacular” is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 25 from 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.
EDISON – WWE Champion and Hall of Fame legend, Tony “Mr. USA” Atlas, will headline a full card of bouts at the upcoming Fall Family Spectacular in Edison on Sept. 25.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS — Cellist Sophia Bacelar of Martinsville won first place and violinist Alex Wang of Scotch Plains took second place in the New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra’s 2010 Young Artists Concerto Competition.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – A New Jersey senator is calling on the federal Department of Transportation to require the full disclosure of all ancillary fees on airline tickets.
TRENTON- An alarming resurgence in bed bugs is causing many New Jersey residents to seek quick and deadly means to eradicate the pesky and persistent creatures.
LINDEN — Linden AARP Chapter # 1894 will hold its first meeting of the 2010-2011 year on Friday, Sept. 24, at the Linden Presbyterian Church, 1506 Orchard Terrace, promptly at 1 p.m.
NEW YORK, N.Y. — New Jersey actor and playwright Hans Augustave made his debut in New York City in Manhattan Repertory Theatre’s Fall Playfest on Wednesday night.
CARTERET – The Carteret Public Library Reading Club will meet on Thursday, Oct. 14, at 7 p.m. to discuss “Lucky You” by Carl Hiaasen. All adult readers are welcome.