POMONA – Nearly two-thirds of likely New Jersey voters have a favorable or somewhat favorable view of President Barack Obama, according to a Stockton/Zogby poll commissioned by the William J. Hughes Center of Public Policy at Stockton College.
NORTH BRUNSWICK — Police are actively investigating the apparent homicide of a 22-year-old township man who was found dead in an apartment Thursday morning, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and Kenneth McCormick, director of the North Brunswick Police Department, announced.
Dance • May 13 from 7:30-11:30 p.m. – Middlesex East Widows Or Widowers, Carteret Chapter, will hold an open dance at the American Legion Hall, 1155 Roosevelt Ave., Carteret. Music by Sommers & Steel. Refreshments. All welcome. Admission: $10 members, $12 guests. Info: 1-732-969-2228 or 1-908-757-0515.
ATLANTIC CITY – The volatility of gasoline prices notwithstanding, a panel of academic and tourism experts expect 2011 to be a banner year for businesses at the southern New Jersey shore.
ELIZABETH – On Tuesday, May 10, Elizabeth Public Schools held its fourth annual “Healthy Leap into Summer” health expo in collaboration with organizers Gateway Regional Chamber of Commerce President James R. Coyle and Trinitas Regional Medical Center Vice President of Clinical Services, Nancy DiLiegro, PhD.
Back in the seventies, the top of the music chart usually featured a singer named Bill Withers…now, some of you may remember the name…most would remember his music…
RAHWAY – The Rahway Center Partnership, in association with Liberty Harley Davidson/Buell, will host its annual Hot Rods & Harleys Day on Saturday, May 14 from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m.
Despite “Thor’s” predominantly summer flick intent, director Kenneth Branagh, who crafted his dramatic chops in the Shakespearean sphere, couldn’t help but add a bit of the Bard to this Marvel Comics take on Norse mythology, available in 3-D. Complement that with a fine cast and what might have been total tedium isn’t half bad.
Have you ever thought that you could predict your reaction to a particular situation only to surprise yourself and react differently when that situation actually occurred? Its funny how our emotions work and how the passage of time changes our perception of things.
MILWAUKEE, Wisc. – Parents can sometimes forget that they are raising adults, not children. The goal is to equip kids with the skills and increasing responsibility for managing their lives without constant vigilance, according to Michelle May, M.D., author, board-certified family physician, and expert for TOPS Club, Inc.