MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Middlesex County residents will be able to dispose of unwanted medicines at local police departments and Rutgers University on Saturday, Sept. 25, Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and John G. McCabe Jr., acting special agent in charge of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, New Jersey Division, announced.
TRENTON – Legislation sponsored by Assemblywoman Linda R. Greenstein and Assemblyman Wayne P. DeAngelo looks to help boost enrollment in New Jersey’s Senior Gold prescription drug discount program.
SOUTH AMBOY — At a time when the blood supply is dangerously low due to summer shortages in area hospitals, Lenahan Chiropractic Center in South Amboy is sponsoring a blood drive that will help NJ Blood Services in their mission to save lives, and also benefit the children in the Boys & Girls Clubs of Perth Amboy and Monmouth County.
NEW BRUNSWICK—State Theatre and VEE Corporation will present the premiere of the new original live stage musical, “Curious George Live!” on Saturday, Oct. 23, at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.; Sunday, Oct. 24, at 1:30 p.m.; and Monday, Oct. 25, at 10:30 a.m.
MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ – On Sunday, Sept. 26, Union County’s 29th annual Harvest Festival, will be held — rain or shine — at Trailside Nature and Science Center in Mountainside from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
CLARK – Clark Township will offer seasonal flu shots to residents on Monday, Oct. 4, at the Clark Recreation Center, 430 Westfield Avenue, between 9-10:30 a.m.
NEW BRUNSWICK – The theme is set for Rutgers Homecoming 2010 in New Brunswick: “Code Red” is the rallying call for the three-day celebration featuring a festival, an outdoor screening of Toy Story 3, a 5K charity race and other public events for the entire community, Friday through Sunday, Oct.1 to 3.
PERTH AMBOY– Cathedral International Social Justice Ministry announces its 2010 Legal Panel. The Social Justice Ministry of the Cathedral International was created to educate, empower, and advocate on behalf of fellow citizens for the fair distribution of resources, opportunities, and responsibilities that are the fundamental right of every person.
Unsettling via the ugly little, crime-absorbed world it unearths, director Ben Affleck’s “The Town” blends old style action-drama with a shock and awe rawness common to our times. While a part of you may wish that the distasteful sociology had remained under its slimy rock, your captivated half is sure to be rendered mouth agape and at seat’s edge.
FLORHAM PARK — During National Child Passenger Safety Week (September 19 – 25), AAA encourages parents and caregivers to keep children seated, safe and secure when riding in motor vehicles.
WOODBRIDGE – Jersey girls celebrate their unique heritage at the Barron Arts Center at the exhibition “Hooked on New Jersey,” an exhibit opening on Friday, Sept. 24.
CLARK— Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Rothman Institute for Entrepreneurship will host a presentation by Brian Moran, called “Leveraging Social Media to Grow Your Business,” at The Crowne Plaza Hotel in Clark on Friday, Oct. 1, from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.
Pink Ribbon Run • Sept. 25 – Perth Amboy will host the Central NJ Pink Ribbon 5K Run and 1-Mile Health Walk to benefit Susan G. Komen For The Cure. On site registration and t-shirt pick-up will begin at 10 a.m. at 302 Front Street.