NEWARK — October marks National Breast Cancer Awareness Month (NBCAM)—a great opportunity to learn more about breast cancer and steps you can take to prevent this disease.
HIGHLAND PARK – More than 50 artists will converge on Highland Park for the 6th Annual Arts in the Park Festival to showcase and sell their work. Arts in the Park is from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Oct. 3, along Raritan Avenue between 2-5th Streets in Highland Park.
PISCATAWAY – The ninth annual Critical Life Issues Conference, sponsored by the Diocese of Metuchen Office of Respect for Life, will be held on Saturday, October 23, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the St. John Neumann Pastoral Center, 146 Metlars Lane.
BOUND BROOK–The Borough of Bound Brook, in association with The Somerset County Cultural Diversity Coalition, will host the 2010 Riverfest Celebration on Saturday, Oct. 2, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., rain or shine, along historic Main Street in downtown Bound Brook.
MILWAUKEE, Wisc. – Vegetarian members of TOPS Club, Inc. (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), the nonprofit weight-loss support organization, know that healthy, well-balanced meal planning is a key element to successful and lasting weight loss and maintenance.
WOODBRIDGE-More from Harold Miller: “My cousin Leroy and I on some evenings after supper would walk up to the corner of Beech St. and Woodbridge Ave. and sit on a bench in front of his Uncle Bill Clausen’s Gulf Gas Station and wait for the officers of the Arsenal to hook their golf balls over the first tee of their golf club sending the ball over the fence along Woodbridge Ave.
PERTH AMBOY – A well-known psychic and a member of the popular television show “Ghost Hunters” will visit the Proprietary House this month.
TRENTON – The Professional Insurance Agents of New Jersey Inc. reminds homeowners and renters that October is designated as “Fire Safety” month.
UNION — The Concert Artist Program of Kean University celebrates its 11th season with Stephanie and Saar: Piano 4 Hands on October 24, 2010 at 3 p.m. in Kean Hall.
As with all challenges in a marriage, often what starts as a small issue can fester and grow into a large problem, given enough time.
I never thought of myself as the sentimental type. I don’t usually reminisce about the past because it’s enough for me to cope with the present. But there are some things from years gone by that I would like to see in vogue again.
SCOTCH PLAINS– Union Catholic High School, located at 1600 Martine Avenue in Scotch Plains, has scheduled an Open House for Thursday, Oct. 7, at 7 p.m. for families with children interested in attending the school.
MOUNTAINSIDE – “My Hands Can Talk,” a program to teach adults how to interact with young children through basic sign language, is now available at Children’s Specialized Hospital, 150 New Providence Road, Mountainside.