Berkeley Heights

Christie Wins 2nd Term, But Dems Hold Majority In Legislature

Gov. Chris Christie

STATE – Republican Gov. Chris Christie crushed Democrat Barbara Buono in the gubernatorial race, with the Associated Press calling the race moments after the polls closed at 8 p.m. However, Christie’s coattails were not long enough to give Republicans control of either house in the Legislature.

“Craft Day In the Barn” Workshops Allow Participants To Make Holiday Gifts

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS – “Craft Day in the Barn” on Saturday, Nov. 9, at the newly renovated historic Masker’s Barn, nestled in the woodsy Deserted Village in the Watchung Reservation, will feature two different workshops – one in the morning for adults only; the other in the afternoon for families – that give participants a chance to get ready for the holidays by making their own crafts.

Berkeley Light Opera Company Presents “Theater For A Cure”

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS — On the weekends of Oct. 25 and Nov. 1, Berkeley Light Opera Company (BLOC) will present Love, Loss, and What I Wore by Nora and Delia Ephron (based on the book by Ilene Beckerman). Proceeds from the play will go to benefit Susan G. Komen North Jersey.

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Union County Residents Urged To Dispose Of Unwanted Prescription Medication Via Project Medicine Drop

UNION COUNTY — The Union County Prosecutor’s Office, Union County Police Department, and local elected officials and health professionals are urging residents to take a moment this October to dispose of their unwanted prescription medication at one of two county locations participating in the New Jersey Office of the Attorney General Division of Community Affairs’ Project Medicine Drop initiative.