SOMERSET — Ed Begley, Jr., currently one of the hottest speakers on eco-living in America, returns to the Garden State GreenFest in 2010, organizers announced Friday.
CARTERET — As a finale to Carteret’s three-day Children’s Charity Carnival and annual Ethnic Day Festival, The Smithereens will give a special 30th anniversary performance at Carteret Park on Sept. 4.
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.