RAHWAY — Everyone is all smiles after cutting the ribbon at the grand opening of The Cardiovascular Lab at Robert Wood Johnson Rahway. The Nov. 10 event marked the re-opening of the cardiac catheterization program begun in 1997.
RAHWAY — Are you smarter than a third grader? That was the question students from Laura Lopez’s third grade class at Franklin Elementary School in Rahway intended to answer when they invited parents and relatives to compete in a fun game show-style challenge.
TRENTON – Today, Assembly committees will consider legislation intended to help create jobs and economic development, help families pay for college, improve coastal evacuations, help residents combat mold that can occur after flooding, improve fire safety in new homes and protect against abuse of common cold and cough medicines.
CLARK – Help check out hunger this holiday season with donations to a food drive being sponsored by the Union County public libraries.
Dear EarthTalk: How clear (or not) are the links between the rising incidents of cancers around the world and the prevalence of synthetic chemicals in modern society? — Alberto Buono, Lee, MA
DENVILLE – The holiday season is a time families gather and spend quality time with loved ones. It is also a time that can raise questions about the health of family members, cognitive health of aging family members. With Alzheimer’s disease in particular, the Alzheimer’s Association says that it is important to know what the disease is and that it is not normal aging.
CRANFORD—The Friends of the Cranford Public Library invite you to tour the world via their ongoing International Film Series. Shows are at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue. Admission is free and all are welcome.
PERTH AMBOY — The Salvation Army, located on 433 State Street, Perth Amboy, will receive and distribute 100 Thanksgiving meals, according to Councilman Fernando Gonzalez
LINDEN — Linden’s Department of Public Property and Community Services is sponsoring karate classes for Linden students ages 5 through 15. Grand Master Ralph Chirico, a 10th degree black belt with over 40 years of experience, will provide students with a strong foundation for becoming champions in karate and in life.