Category: Featured

Writer’s Block: Growing Winners

The recent London Olympics have given us a new batch of heroes to worship. Michael Phelps, Gabby Douglas and Ryan Lochte are just a few names that have come to personify hard-work, courage and perseverance. These winners got well-deserved gold medals for doing what they trained so hard for over the past four years.

Movie Review: “Hope Springs” Is A Fine Romance…With no Kisses

So this guy who wins 300 million dollars runs into the house yelling, “Honey, we won the lottery, pack your bags.” Thrilled, his wife asks where they’re going. He replies, “I don’t know where you’re going, but pack your bags.” Kay, the romantically disappointed wife in “Hope Springs,” would politely laugh at that joke. But inside she’d be crying.

Things To Do Today: Aug. 16, 2012

Blood Drive • Aug. 16 from 3:30 – 8 p.m. – Woodbridge Center Mall, 250 Woodbridge Center Dr., Woodbridge, will host a blood drive in conjunction with New Jersey Blood Services. Donors must be 17, or 16 with parental permission, weigh at least 110 lbs., and present photo or signed ID. Donors over 75 can keep donating with a note from their doctor. First time donors must know their Social Security number. Info: 1-800-933-2566.