Recently, a horror aficionado asked me, “Why did they go and do a remake of ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street?’ The 1984 original was so perfect.”
Senior Services • May 7 at 1 p.m. – The Caring, Sharing Network will present vital information regarding senior services at the Clark Public Library. Learn about home health care services, hearing care, hospice care and lifestyle transitions. Call 1-732-388-5999 to register.
UNION COUNTY – Beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday, June 11, Union County will be offering residents an opportunity to get up-close and personal with wildlife in their own “backyard” during Bio-Blitz 2010.
UNION—The Salem Roadhouse Cafe will feature Blues artist Christine Santelli on Saturday, May 8.
SEWAREN — Woodbridge Township residents are invited to “Go Fly A Kite” this Saturday, May 8, at the annual competition at the Alvin P. Williams Memorial Park in Sewaren.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Saturday, May 15, at 2 p.m., Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission in association with Inter Tribal American Indians of New Jersey, present traditional American Indian storyteller Bobby Gonzalez at The Lodge in Thompson Park, 1701 Perrineville Road, Jamesburg/Monroe.
STATE — Stuttering is a frustrating and embarrassing problem for millions of people. Help is available at most public libraries in the form of DVDs and books. If you are interested in checking one out and your library doesn’t have it, ask them to contact the Stuttering Foundation for a complimentary copy.
TOMS RIVER — The New Jersey Warehousemen and Movers Association (NJWMA) advises consumers to beware of rogue operators offering low estimates. They may have sophisticated websites to make them appear to be large legitimate companies.
PERTH AMBOY— Mayor Wilda Diaz and the Department of Recreation invite city residents to participate in the first annual arts festival on June 19, which is part of an initiative to help develop the arts and culture in the community.
SCOTCH PLAINS—Best Friend Dog and Animal Adoption will hold their annual Mother’s Day plant sale at the thrift shop on Saturday, May 8, from 10 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.