Remembering The Past: Woodbridge Memories

WOODBRIDGE-More memories from Ed Wilson: “I attended St. James Grammar School on Amboy Ave. for nine years. Just across the street was the Cookie Jar Bakery, now a gourmet branch of a mini-chain of bakeries. In the 50’s, it was family owned and operated.

Edison To Celebrate Earth Day

EDISON — The 2012 Edison Earth Day Celebration will be co-presented by the Township of Edison, Edison Township Environmental Commission (ETEC) and the Edison Sustainable Jersey Green Team (ESJGT) on Saturday, April 21, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Gallery To Hold “Conversation With The Artists” Event

BeBop - Betty Carter- photographed by Mansa K Mussa (Photo courtesy of Les Malamut Gallery)

UNION — A Conversation with the Artists exhibiting in the show “This Music We Call Jazz: Giant Steps,” at the Les Malamut Gallery at Union Public Library is scheduled for Saturday, April 21 from, 1 – 4 p.m. Artists Patrick Hilarie, Nathea Lee, Frank B. Marshall III, Mansa K. Mussa, and Union resident Stephen B. Ellis will discuss their work.

Build A Rain Barrel Workshop Planned

SOUTH BRUNSWICK — Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Middlesex County will present a Build a Rain Barrel workshop next month. Participants will build their own rain barrel and learn how to install it at home. A rain barrel is placed under a gutter’s downspout next to a house, to collect rainwater from the roof.