NEW YORK, N.Y. – More than 35,000 one-of-a-kind original creations will be on display at the largest American Crafts Festival in the New York metropolitan area for two consecutive weekends in June.
UNION COUNTY – April showers forced the postponement of the sixth annual Play Ball For Miracles charity softball tournament, but the re-scheduled date is coming up soon.
TRENTON -New Jersey’s multi-billion dollar tourism and fishing industries will not be affected by the Gulf oil spill this summer, but are being threatened by misinformation, Commissioner Bob Martin said in testimony before the state Assembly Monday.
PISCATAWAY — Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission and East Jersey Olde Towne Village invite you to celebrate our nation’s independence with Christian Johnson from the American Historical Theatre performing as Charles Willson Peale, perhaps Philadelphia’s most famous portrait painter.
HIGHLAND PARK — Nighthawk Books, Highland Park’s go-to spot for used books, DVD rentals, and snacks for the mind and body, will make the borough part of an international literary celebration next week.
CRANFORD— The Friends of the Cranford Public Library invite the public to enjoy a “Songwriters in the Round” session on Tuesday, June 15, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue.
MILWAUKEE, Wisc. – The month of June is traditionally a special time to celebrate the men in our lives. Just in time for National Men’s Health Week, June 14-20, and Father’s Day, June 20, TOPS Club, Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), the nonprofit weight-loss support organization, offers a variety of tips and ideas to help improve a man’s health and also can benefit the entire family.
When time and money are in short supply, it’s hard to think about big remodeling projects. But with a little imagination and a small outlay for top quality 100% acrylic latex paint, you can quickly make big changes in the appearance of your home’s interior or exterior.
Memories from William Frolich: “My old family homestead in Elizabeth still has a well, but it is covered with a flagstone. The pump there used to have a wooden base to hold it at a convenient height for hand pumping and on hot summer days wagon drivers used to draw buckets of cool water for their horses.
STATE — Surfrider, Sierra Club and Clean Ocean Action are organizing New Jersey residents to participate in a national event called Hands Across the Sand. The event will oppose offshore oil drilling and the threat it poses to New Jersey’s coastal economy and marine environment.