GARWOOD — A special comedy fundraiser event to benefit the Garwood PBA Local #117 is being held on Thursday, Dec. 5, beginning at 7:30 p.m. at Crossroads, 78 North Avenue in Garwood. The event will feature Michael Winslow, The Dumb Kids in the Back and Jerrold Benford.
GARWOOD — The Mothers’ Center of Central New Jersey will hold a four week discussion group, Mind in the Making: The 7 Essential Life Skills Every Child Needs. The group will meet Tuesdays, Nov. 19 & 26 and Dec. 3 & 10 from 9:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. at Garwood Presbyterian Church at 341 Spruce Avenue in Garwood. On-site babysitting is available.
AIMONT, N.Y. – Pascack Valley Learning Center students, faculty and parents have announced the completion of a 300-page book “Surviving Sandy.” The hardcover book details the Superstorm, outlines the challenges faced by survivors, and highlights the hope that volunteers brought in the months following the storm.
STATE – New Jersey is under a Tornado Watch until 5 p.m. today, according to the National Weather Service.
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.
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UNION COUNTY – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders advises residents that county services will not be affected by the federal government shutdown over the short term.