MIDDLESEX COUNTY — The Middlesex County Public Health Department’s Cancer Coalition and its Cancer Education and Early Detection Program are sponsoring a colorectal cancer awareness campaign.
CARTERET—Mayor Dan Reiman and Carteret residents were recently joined by representatives from Kinder Morgan and the AFL-CIO for a ceremony to sign a 30-year redevelopment agreement, officially authorizing the company to reutilize 14 acres of “brownfields” in the borough’s Industrial Avenue light industrial district.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK—Middlesex County is sponsoring free composting workshops. Middlesex County residents will learn how to reduce waste and improve their soil by composting their yard waste and kitchen scraps right in their own backyards.
CARTERET—Holy Family Church will once again team up with National Wrestling Superstars to host a huge all-star benefit show on Friday night, April 16, with a 7:45 p.m. bell time.
PERTH AMBOY—The Proprietary House located at 149 Kearny Avenue, Perth Amboy, will be the site of a multi-period military timeline on Saturday, March 27 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
NEW BRUNSWICK – The Middlesex County Clerk’s Office will be open during special weekend hours from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 27 to process U.S. Passport applications.
PERTH AMBOY-After my Jan. 28 column asking about the owners of the Puritan Dairy, I heard from Rose Tarloski Celecki: “The partners of Puritan Dairy were Harold Greenspan, Mr. Hollander and Phil Borak, who was a member of the Lyons Club with my father, Ed Tarloski.”
PERTH AMBOY—Newly elected officers from Raritan Bay Medical Center’s three adult auxiliaries joined their fellow auxilians for an evening of celebration and formal installation recently.
EDISON—Dr. Suresh Mody of Edison, a member of the Board of Trustees at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in Edison and the Chairman of Radiology at St. Michael’s Medical Center in Newark, offered a special lecture and PowerPoint presentation on MRIs (magnetic resonance imaging) to Dr. Lloyd Kunar’s Introduction to Medical Physics students on March 15.
BOSTON, Mass. – Boston University awarded academic degrees to 1,445 students in January.