CARTERET – The Carteret Public Library will host a free chess tournament for players of all ages on Friday, Aug. 27, from 1-5 p.m.
STATE – Tonight’s Mega Millions jackpot could be worth up to $86 million, with a $58 million cash option.
Our plan was to leave New Jersey to go to Chicago…
Our plane left from Newark, New Jersey…flew over New York…then Canada…then Detroit (can’t forget the motor city!)…and then, finally, back to terra-firma in the city of wind, Chicago…
Dear EarthTalk: Is the dairy industry really trying to stop soy milk makers from calling their products “milk?” They must feel very threatened by the preponderance of soy milks now available in supermarkets. — Gina Storzen, Weymouth, MA
SOUTH AMBOY – The city’s recreation department invites talented residents to showcase their skills at Broadway Idol night on Thursday, Sept. 9.
UNION COUNTY–By the end of 2010, it is estimated that in Union County alone, fifty-three people are diagnosed each week with cancer, totaling 2756 individuals annually, right here in our own community.
CLARK – The Union County Summer Arts Festival concert series continues on Wednesday, Aug. 18, with a performance by The Nerds, beginning at 7:30 p.m. at Oak Ridge Park in Clark.
CRANFORD—The Readers’ Forum, the book discussion group of the Cranford Public Library, will begin its eighteenth year with a discussion of The Patron March by E.L. Doctorow on Monday, Sept. 27.
RAHWAY — The Merchants and Drovers Tavern Museum Association will hold their second annual “Historic Holiday Portraits at the Tavern” on Sunday, Sept. 26, beginning at 11 a.m.
WESTFIELD — CONTACT We Care, Inc., a 24-hour caring and crisis hotline, will begin a comprehensive 36-hour volunteer training class on Wednesday, Sept. 15, from 7 to 10 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 170 Elm Street in Westfield. The…