NEWARK—On Thursday, Oct. 7 at 7:30 p.m., the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), the Dodge Foundation and the City of Newark will present an unprecedented opening night Poetry Sampler to kick off the 2010 Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival in NJPAC’s Prudential Hall.
KENILWORTH — Boy Scout Troop 83 in Kenilworth will be hosting a geocaching event on Saturday, Sept. 4, at the Kenilworth Veterans Center, from 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
TRENTON – New Jersey Lottery Acting Executive Director Carole Hedinger urged New Jersey Lottery players to get their Jersey Cash 5 tickets as early as possible in advance of tonight’s drawing, which is worth an estimated $1.4 million top prize.
UNION COUNTY — All the recent rain left Union County’s two pools a bit on the chilly side, but that did not stop some hardy souls from celebrating the return to some sunny weather.
CARTERET – Tonight, borough parks commissioner Vinny Bellino will be joined by Carteret residents and family members of Edward F. Szymborski for the dedication of the “Edward F. Szymborski Gazebo” at Carteret Park.
TRENTON – With no jackpot winner Tuesday night, the Mega Millions grand prize will grow to $133 million for the drawing on Friday, Aug. 27.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK — Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County invites you to their Garden Field Day Saturday, Aug. 28, from 1 to 5 p.m.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK — Middlesex County is sponsoring free composting workshops. County residents can learn how to reduce waste and improve their soil by composting their yard waste and kitchen scraps right in their own backyards.
Something different happened to me a few days ago. I had a great weekend. Now I’m not a fan of superlatives because they are way overused. Have you noticed that a lot of people often describe their most common experiences in a way that depicts them as either ‘winners’ or ‘losers’.
Director Susanna White’s “Nanny McPhee Returns,” adapted by and starring Emma Thompson in the title role, contradicts my personal rule of thumb: “Movies that start slowly, end slowly.”