HOUSTON, Texas — The Postal Service released statistics Thursday highlighting the cities where the most dog attacks occur nationwide. Houston tops the list with 62 letter carriers attacked in 2010. Jamaica, N.Y. (17 attacks), Flushing, N.Y. (15), Staten Island, N.Y. (14), Brooklyn, N.Y. (12) all ranked in the top 25.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Round up your foursome and join the Middlesex County College Foundation for a fantastic day of fun at the 29th Annual Scholarship Golf Classic. This year’s event is being held on Thursday, June 2, at Colonia Country Club. Registration is at 10 a.m. with a shotgun start at noon.
NEW BRUNSWICK – New Jersey Blood Services, a division of New York Blood Center, is currently displaying the paintings of artist Joy Sacalis at their Gallery located at 167 New Street, New Brunswick. Sacalis’ paintings are being exhibited until Thursday, July 7, as part of New Jersey Blood Services’ Rutgers Alumni Exhibit series.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK — On Saturday, June 11, Middlesex County’s Rutgers Cooperative Extension office will present a workshop on “Attracting Birds & Butterflies to Your Garden” from noon to 2 p.m. at the EARTH Center in Davidson’s Mill Pond Park, 42 Riva Avenue, South Brunswick.
Back in the seventies, the top of the music chart usually featured a singer named Bill Withers…now, some of you may remember the name…most would remember his music…
CRANFORD – This summer, the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is sponsoring a free summer program to help teens explore career paths and build foundations for life skills.
RAHWAY – The Rahway Center Partnership, in association with Liberty Harley Davidson/Buell, will host its annual Hot Rods & Harleys Day on Saturday, May 14 from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m.
Despite “Thor’s” predominantly summer flick intent, director Kenneth Branagh, who crafted his dramatic chops in the Shakespearean sphere, couldn’t help but add a bit of the Bard to this Marvel Comics take on Norse mythology, available in 3-D. Complement that with a fine cast and what might have been total tedium isn’t half bad.
Have you ever thought that you could predict your reaction to a particular situation only to surprise yourself and react differently when that situation actually occurred? Its funny how our emotions work and how the passage of time changes our perception of things.