WOODBRIDGE-Here are some wonderful memories from Martha Storey Webb: “Diane, I was born in Woodbridge and wrote these memories for my own pleasure.”
LINDEN-Here is more from the material sent to me by Walter Tylicki on St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Parish: Theresa’s was its students and school, which maintained high scholastic achievements. This was the result of the dedication of the Sisters Of Nazareth. On Aug. 22, 1950, the Sisters were withdrawn and replaced by the Felician Sisters.
Leave it to crazy genius filmmaker Quentin Tarantino to get the whole country cursing. Which essentially is what we’re doing whenever we pronounce the name of his great new action-suspense-fantasy, “Inglourious Basterds.” At once insanely novel, self-indulgent, subliminally abstract and brilliant, it is also wonderfully suspect on several counts.
EDISON – Vendor applications and classic car and bike registrations are now being accepted for the 17th annual fall family spectacular on Friday, Sept. 25, and Saturday, Sept. 26.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS—The New Jersey State Council on the Arts has presented a Citation of Excellence to the New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra (NJIO).
WESTFIELD—Interested in learning and singing great choral music? If so, you’re invited to join the Choral Art Society of New Jersey.
SOUTH AMBOY—This is from 1901 sent to me by a Woodbridge reader: The material shows the New York and Long Branch Railroad going along the Raritan Bay in South Amboy and the Morgan section of Sayreville.
UNION – Premiere Stages, celebrating its fifth year as the professional theatre in residence at Kean University, announces the production of “Any Other Name,” by George Brant. This new play was chosen to receive a full production out of over…
WOODBRIDGE – Two concerts, a movie and the Farmer’s Market highlight the final week of August in Woodbridge. Every Saturday, the Downtown Farmer’s Market offers the finest “Jersey Fresh” produce, fruits, vegetables, baked goods and specialty food items. The market…
CLARK—The 12th Annual Union County MusicFest is set for Sept. 12 and Sept. 13 at Oak Ridge Park in Clark, with headlining acts Third Eye Blind and Pete Yorn.