SOUTH AMBOY-On Aug. 3, 1946, Gold Star Mothers were invited to sit on the reviewing stand during the Veterans Parade. They were the guests of the “Welcome Home Committee.”
CLARK – The Polish Cultural Foundation in Clark will present an evening with Joanna Sokolowska-Gwizdka, the author of Helena Modjeska’s bilingual biography, “What I Received from God and from People.” The free public event is scheduled for Friday, Nov. 13,…
Holiday Bazaar • Nov. 14 & 15 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. – St. Peter’s Episcopal Church will hold a holiday bazaar at the Parish House, 183 Rector Street, Perth Amboy. Shop at the indoor garage sale, buy holiday crafts and enjoy ethnic food. For info, call 1-732-826-1594.
SOUTH AMBOY-As I have written many times, Old Bridge was once part of South Amboy. Recently my husband and I had visited the Thomas Warne Museum and Library at 4216 County Road 516 in Old Bridge.
CRANFORD – From Nov. 13 to Dec. 19, the exhibition, “Drawings, Papercuts, and Sculpture” by Montclair artist Tom Nussbaum will be on display at Union County College’s Tomasulo Gallery. Nussbaum’s work consists of figurative sculpture and works on paper that are humorous and universal in their themes.
WESTFIELD—The stars, and maybe even a few ghosts will be out on Nov. 29 at the third annual dinner and show to benefit the New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome in Westfield.
EDISON—“Multi [Ply],” an exhibition of artwork that expresses the physical and graphic attributes of paper, will be held at Middlesex County College from Nov. 12 through Dec. 10 in the Studio Theatre Gallery on the Edison Campus.
ELIZABETH – NJTODAY.NET, the online home of the News Record, Atom Tabloid and Clark Patriot, is now an online shopping destination too.
NEWARK – Two New Jersey-based ticket brokers sued by the Office of the Attorney General in May after allegedly offering concert tickets for sale before the tickets were available to the general public have agreed to revise their business practices and to pay $5,000 each to settle the suits.
I’d be afraid to work for the King of Pop, even if I could sing and dance. Per “Michael Jackson’s This Is It,” the postmortem paean culled from rehearsal film by director Kenny Ortega, it looks too hard…all those steps. While we get no new skinny on Michael, this colorful peek into the precision he aspired to is sometimes a divulging testament in itself.