SOUTH AMBOY – City residents are invited to celebrate the holiday season, beginning with South Amboy’s annual tree lighting ceremony on Dec. 6.
MORRISTOWN – Macculloch Hall Historical Museum invites to step back in time this holiday season.
CARTERET — The Carteret Public Library Reading Club will meet on Thursday, Dec. 1, at 7 p.m. at the Carteret Public Library, 100 Cooke Avenue to discuss the book “The Stranger” by Albert Camus.
RAHWAY — Halloween provided the impetus and opportunity for students in Lauren Palermo’s Speech/Broadcasting classes to showcase their creativity. Students thematically transformed the regular daily show, which includes announcements, weather, word of the day, commercials, and sports features.
AREA – The Friday after Thanksgiving has traditionally been considered the biggest shopping day of the year, but for many it also marks the unofficial start of the holiday season. Local communities will begin holding their tree lighting ceremonies and other holiday events this weekend.
ELIZABETH—Four young women, students at Benedictine Academy in Elizabeth, have earned recognition for their academic and all-around achievements at the all-female, Catholic college-prep high school.
WOODBRIDGE-More from Ed Wilson: “There is a subdivision (that I believed is called Hollywood Park) at the northwest end of North and South Park drives. That area was developed in the early 50s by David R. Martin.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is offering holiday gift-giving tips that will help support a healthy environment this season and all year long.
SCOTCH PLAINS – Holiday gift bargains are again available for sale at The Thrift Shop, 1730 E. Second Street. The Fanwood-Scotch Service League’s annual Holiday Boutique will begin at 10 am on Tuesday, Nov. 29.