Proprietary House Hosts Antiques Appraisal Fair

PERTH AMBOY — The Proprietary House Museum will be hosting an Antiques Appraisal Fair on Saturday, April 28, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 149 Kearny Avenue, Perth Amboy. Appraisers who will be participating at this event include Robert Smith, John Solowinski, and Andrea Sandler.

Trudi’s Corner


I am absolutely not interested in the outcome and results of the elections being held, as to the outcome of the one who may be the next presidential candidate. The elections being held are not in my area. Just imagine what it’s going to be next year, with the die-hard Republicans and die-hard Democrats.

JFVS Offers Tickets To Avi Hoffman Show

MONROE — Jewish Family & Vocational Service of Middlesex County (JFVS) is selling tickets to Avi Hoffman’s new show – Still Jewish After All… These Years… A Life in the Theatre on Sunday, July 1, 3 p.m. at the Marasco Performing Arts Center at the Monroe Township Middle School, 1629 Perrineville Road.

Movie Review: “Salmon Fishing in the Yemen” – A Fine Catch

Director Lasse Hallström’s “Salmon Fishing in the Yemen” reminds me how much I enjoy the regaling of someone’s passions. In this case it’s a rich sheik’s love for salmon fishing and the similarly enthused ruminations of the Scottish piscatorial expert who joins him in a venture that makes for one whale of a fish tale, if you’ll pardon the reference.