Election 2011: Looking At The Local Races In Middlesex County

MIDDLESEX COUNTY – While the state legislative races at the top of the ballot are getting most of the attention that is being devoted to this year’s election contests, a number of local offices are also on the ballot. Voters in ten communities, including Woodbridge, have contested mayoral races, while most communities will elect one or more members to their municipal council or township committee.

Community Calendar

Bazaar • Nov. 5 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Christ United Methodist Church, 485 Hoes Lane, Piscataway, will hold its annual fall bazaar, with crafts, baked goods, attic treasures, toys, clothing and more for sale. Proceeds benefit mission projects. Info: 1-732-752-4212 or 1-732-463-2156.

Election 2011: Looking At The Local Races In Union County

UNION COUNTY – While the state legislative races at the top of the ballot are getting most of the attention that is being devoted to this year’s election contests, a number of local offices are also on the ballot. Voters in Summit, Kenilworth and Fanwood have contested mayoral races, and most communities will elect one or more members to their municipal council or township committee.

Friends of Our Troops Thanks Garwood VFW Ladies

In preparing for the upcoming Christmas and Valentine mail collections, Friends of Our Troops would like to extend special thanks to the Ladies Auxiliary VFW Post 6807 in Garwood, which participated in the most recent campaign. Led by Lena Cummings, they were the top VFW Auxiliary in New Jersey.

Learn About High Impact Marketing At Seminar

CRANFORD—A representative of SCORE will present a free seminar on “High Impact Marketing” at the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue, on Wednesday, Nov. 30, at 7:30 p.m. The program is sponsored by the Cranford Public Library and all are welcome.

Rescheduled Bound Brook Riverfest Set For Nov. 5

BOUND BROOK – The Borough of Bound Brook has rescheduled the 2011 Riverfest celebration to Saturday, Nov. 5, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine, along Main Street in downtown Bound Brook. Produced by JC Promotions, this 8th annual community festival with free admission will offer festivities for the entire family.