WOODBRIDGE–The Barron Arts Center will present Tom Timko and Friends on Thursday, Aug. 19 at 8 p.m. as part of the “Red, White & Blues: Jazz & Blues from the Garden State,” a concert series running through the summer of 2010. Admission is free and everyone is welcome to attend.
NEWARK – On Sunday, Aug. 29, the Newark Bears will host hundreds of fans in support of pancreatic cancer research as they honor two leaders in the fight against the deadliest of high mortality cancers.
SPRINGFIELD – Author Paul Street will sign copies of his book, “The Empire’s New Clothes: Barack Obama and the Real World of Power” at Barnes and Noble, 240 Route 22 West, Springfield, from 7-9 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 20.
WASHINGTON, D.C.– The National Peace Corps Association (NPCA), the nation’s leading nonprofit organization supporting Returned Peace Corps Volunteers and the Peace Corps community, announced the top winners of the second round of the 2010 Africa Rural Connect (ARC) ideas competition.
EDISON – Vendor applications and classic car and bike registrations are now being accepted for the 18th annual Fall Family Spectacular to be held on Saturday, Sept. 25.
STATE — Tonight’s Powerball jackpot is worth up to $64 million since there were no grand prize winners in Saturday’s drawing.
PERTH AMBOY — The youth participating in the Perth Amboy Performing Arts Summer Program will showcase their skills Saturday in “Perth Amboy’s Got Talent: A Theatrical Showcase.”
NEWARK –– PSE&G is recommending that its gas heating customers test their heating systems now, before the chilly weather arrives.
CRANFORD — The Cranford Chamber of Commerce is celebrating its 50th anniversary with a “Pride in Cranford” cruise, sponsored by Investors Savings Bank.
RAHWAY–Registration is now open for fall classes for adults, teens and children at Arts Guild New Jersey. Multi-week studio art classes begin the week of Sept. 22. Classes run weekly for eight weeks.