Classic comedic conventions commandeered by the unique nuttiness that is Will Ferrell make director-writer Adam McKay’s “The Other Guys” a bona fide laugh fest. Spanning the spectrum of shtick from slapstick to heady juxtaposition, this ceaselessly rambunctious send-up of cop shows cajoles you into its mad modus operandi.
STATE — Fairy tales can come true? Sometimes, as Elizabeth native Joel Zelnik can attest.
UNION — Salem Roadhouse Cafe at Townley Presbyterian Church, 829 Salem Road in Union, will feature a double billing on Saturday, Aug. 14 at 8 p.m. Doors will be open at 7:30 p.m.
LANSING, Mich. — An often overlooked source of UV radiation can be found in virtually every nail salon in the country.
STATE — In an effort to join the battle against childhood cancer, Walgreens locations in northern New Jersey will host their first Alex’s Lemonade Stand Day on Saturday, Aug. 14, from noon – 4 p.m. The locations will compete to see who can raise the most money and draw the most attention to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF).
CRANBURY — All Star Pet Rescue will be at the L’Oreal Dog Day pre-registration event on Saturday, August 14 at L’Oreal’s Cranbury facility on 35 Broadway Road.
STATE – By following recommendations in a National Blueprint for a Clean Energy Economy, the United States can reduce heat-trapping emissions to 56 percent below 2005 levels by 2030, according to the Union of Concerned Scientists.
[calendar] CLARK– Those who have experienced blindness, followed by the miracle of restored sight through corneal transplantation, begin to see the world in a way many people cannot. They no longer take their eyesight for granted.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK — A new season of Master Gardener Environmental & Community Stewardship classes will be starting soon at the Middlesex County EARTH Center (Davidson’s Mill Pond Park, 42 Riva Avenue, South Brunswick).
BERKELEY HEIGHTS–It started in a one-room schoolhouse — actually the choir room of a church in Summit. This was the humble beginning of the New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra’s Introduction to Chamber Music Workshop in the summer of 2006.