Majority Of NJ Residents Say They’re Worse Off Financially

STATE – A majority of New Jersey residents (51 percent) feel that they’re worse off financially than they were a year ago, according to a quarterly consumer survey by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Silberman College of Business. About a quarter (26 percent) say they are about the same as a year ago, and about a quarter (23 percent) say they are better off.

Wearing Pink Isn’t Enough

As someone living with breast cancer, I’m grateful that so many people are trying to raise awareness about the disease, but simply wearing a pink ribbon—or toting a pink bag or using pink dental floss—isn’t going to save many lives.

4-H To Hold Open House

EAST BRUNSWICK — If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about the Middlesex County 4-H program, go to the open house from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 2 at the 4-H Center at 645 Cranbury Road in East Brunswick. 4-H offers learning and fun for youth in a variety of project areas from animals, to dance, to leadership.