TRENTON–Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Bob Martin approved a black bear management policy that authorizes the state’s first black bear hunt since 2005 to deal with an overpopulation of bears and problems they are causing, especially in northern parts of New Jersey.
ROGERS, Ark. — Just one week after a federal appeals court opened the door for foul language to be used freely on broadcast TV, an Arkansas company says they have a solution: Filter the words out on your own.
MATAWAN — Seats are filling up for the St. Jude’s charity bus tour of local ponds, fronds, and local gardens in Holmdel, Manasquan, Marlboro, Matawan, Middletown, Morganville, Neptune, Oakhurst, Old Bridge, Parlin, Princeton, Sea Girt, South Amboy, and West Long Branch.
CRANFORD — CancerCare of New Jersey will hold its annual Breast Cancer 5K Run/Walk for Mom on Saturday, Oct. 2 at Nomahegan Park in Cranford. The 5K Run begins at 9 a.m.; the walk begins at 9:30 a.m. Registration begins one hour prior to scheduled walk/run.
SANDY HOOK–Getting answers about gaining access to New Jersey’s beaches and waterfronts will now be a lot simpler thanks to a new website launched by the New Jersey Marine Sciences Consortium/New Jersey Sea Grant (NJMSC/NJSG).
EDISON – The Edison Chamber of Commerce is hosting an education forum to help people discover their memory power on Thursday, July 29 from 8-10 a.m.
At your next family reunion or gathering, consider discussing a different type of family tree—the family health history.
SOUTH AMBOY – The city and Hernandez Theatre Workshop, Inc. will host a Broadway Summer Series concert event, featuring songs of the 60s and 70s tonight.
METUCHEN – The Forum Theatre Arts Center is screening “Joan Rivers, A Piece Of Work” this weekend, with shows Friday at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.
RAHWAY — The Rahway Police Department will join forces with the residents of Rahway and thousands of communities nationwide for the 27th Annual National Night Out crime and drug prevention event on Thursday, Aug. 5.