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New Bus Schedules Take Effect Sept. 1

A NJ Transit bus, parked at Hoboken Terminal (photo credit: njt4148 via Flickr)

NEWARK— New NJ Transit bus schedules will take effect on many routes Sept. 1, including implementation of the agency’s Bus Service Optimization plan that contains both service reductions on some routes as well as new investment in expanded and enhanced service along heavily-traveled corridors.

Things To Do This Weekend: Aug. 31-Sept. 3, 2012

Pop Up Art Festival • Aug. 31 at 6:30 p.m. – Raritan Bay Coffee, inside the Perth Amboy Train Station, will host a one-night pop-up art festival featuring works by Rosa Mendez, a mini-lecture on contemporary design by Tania Rodriguez, and music by Freddie Montana. Free event & parking. Info: 1-732-343-1717

Writer’s Block: Labors Of Love

The hot dogs and hamburgers are on sale, ice-cream prices are slashed in half and the stores can’t give the lemonade away. Yes! Its Labor Day weekend. Now as far as I know, the United States is the only country that actually celebrates ‘labor’ to the extent that it was made a national holiday.