LINDEN — The Linden Public Library will be sponsoring a workshop outlining job resources available at the library. This seminar is designed for job seekers, career changers and recent college graduates. Both on-line and print resources will be demonstrated. Resume building and interview preparation techniques will also be discussed at this informative program. Computer knowledge is not necessary but will be helpful as computer resources will be used as part of the program.
CLARK — Dogs of all ages, colors, shapes and sizes are invited to bring their owners and meet other dogs at the American Cancer Society’s inaugural Bark for Life of Metro NJ on Sunday, Nov. 11 in Oak Ridge Park.
UNION COUNTY — The County of Union has declared a State of Emergency from 6 p.m. tonight to 6 p.m. tomorrow night. All county buildings and offices will be closed and only essential personnel and emergency responders will be required to report to work.
PERTH AMBOY— Mayor Wilda Diaz and the Office of Emergency Management have declared a State of Emergency for the City of Perth Amboy as of 2 p.m.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Middlesex County Freeholder Christopher D. Rafano has just announced that Hurricane Sandy’s impact is beginning to be felt in communities throughout the county.
TRENTON – The New Jersey Turnpike Authority will close the Garden State Parkway in both directions south of Interchange 129 in Woodbridge Township as of 4 p.m. Monday.
CARTERET — Mayor Dan Reiman and the Carteret Office of Emergency Management have identified specific sections of Carteret as existing within low-lying areas, in some cases below sea level, which will likely be subject to flooding as a result of tidal surges, a predicted 10 inches of rain that will coincide with Hurricane Sandy, and an extremely high tide with the effect of a full moon.
ELIZABETH – Due to Hurricane conditions, the City of Elizabeth is imposing a mandatory evacuation of Front Street between Elizabeth Avenue and Pine Streets (including side streets).