Nov. 5 Bank Protest Planned In Union

UNION — Anger at politicians, Wall Street and big banks is fueling hundreds of protests across the globe and a group of New Jersey citizens will visit the Bank of America branch at 1930 Morris Avenue in Union on Nov. 5 to encourage consumers to close their accounts as part of a Move-Your-Money protest.

Spencer Savings Bank Kicks Off Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive

ELMWOOD PARK – Spencer Savings Bank, a mutually-owned community savings bank headquartered in Elmwood Park, recently announced the that its annual Thanksgiving Food Drive will run from Nov. 1 – 18. Non-perishable food items can be dropped off in 20 different locations throughout Bergen, Essex, Passaic and Union counties and will be donated to local charities.

College To Host Classical Quartet Concert

CRANFORD – On Nov. 2, Union County College will host a classical quartet concert and the public is welcome to attend. The concert will be held from noon to 1 p.m. in the Roy Smith Theater on the college’s Cranford campus at 1033 Springfield Avenue.