WASHINGTON, D.C. – With analog TV transmission signals a thing of the past and digital signals the only way Americans can watch the programming of their choice, U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) urges consumers to apply for converter box coupons.
by Diane Norek Harrison
SOUTH AMBOY-On Aug. 4, 1962, South Amboy Junior Olympics were held under the supervision of James Inman and under the sponsorship of the City’s Recreation Committee.
It would have been Heaven to be surprised…to find that “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” wasn’t the stultifying bore I expected. But it is forty-five minutes into the movie and I begin to fear the worst.
CRANFORD—The Celebration Singers, a 50-member mixed chorus, will hold auditions on Aug. 18 and 25, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Cranford United Methodist at Walnut and Lincoln Avenues in Cranford. Director Sean Berg encourages interested tenors to try out.
RAHWAY—Rahway has been alive with the sound of music thanks to some of the city’s talented young performers.
UNION— Liberty Hall Museum at Kean University will host several activities for children and visitors of all ages in August.
RAHWAY – The Rahway Center Partnership will host its second wine & cheese party of the year under the big top tent at the Rahway Train Station Plaza in downtown Rahway on Thursday, Aug. 6, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m.
WESTFIELD – Do you think your pasta sauce is the best? Do you want to help raise money to fight cancer?
CLARK – The Union County Summer Arts Festival 2009 concert series continues on Wednesday evening, Aug. 5, with music by Parrotbeach. This free concert of Jimmy Buffett-inspired music at Oak Ridge Park begins at 7:30 p.m.
WOODBRIDGE – A finalist from the popular Fox television show, “So You Think You Can Dance,” will be making an exclusive appearance at Across the Floor Dance Studio on Wednesday, July 29.