LINDEN — Linden High School freshman Joanna Zalewski won an upset victory over #1 seed Gina Li of Hillsborough in the NJSIAA girls singles semifinal on Sunday.
SPRINGFIELD–The Fall International Film Festival begins at the Springfield Free Public Library today (Wednesday, Oct. 19.) The library will screen “Potiche” (2010) at noon and 7 p.m.
ROBBINSVILLE – A new, first-in-the-nation education initiative designed to help high school coaches make student athletes aware of the New Jersey Graduated Driver License (GDL) program has been unveiled by the NJSIAA (New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association) and the NJ Teen Safe Driving Coalition.
SAYREVILLE — The Friends of the Sayreville Public Library will sponsor a program entitled “Women of Mystery” on Thursday, Oct. 20, at 7 p.m. in the library conference room.
EDISON — The Edison Chamber of Commerce has added a new calendar page to highlight career fairs to www.EdisonChamber.com There are now three calendar pages: Community, Chamber and Career Fairs events. Along with the listing of career/job fairs in Central New Jersey, there is a list of websites that employers can list their job openings.
TRENTON – Today, the New Jersey Conference of Mayors called for a level playing field between New Jersey brick-and-mortar businesses and out-of-state, internet-only retailers.
UNION — Kean Stage will present The Lezginka Dance Company in a performance of traditional folk songs and dances on Sunday, Oct. 30 at 3 p.m. in Kean University’s Wilkins Theatre.
NEWARK — With Major League Baseball’s World Series set to begin tomorrow, NJIT math professor Bruce Bukiet has picked the Texas Rangers to beat the St. Louis Cardinals.
EAST BRUNSWICK — Stephen Sondheim’s “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” opens Oct. 28 and closes on Nov.13 at Playhouse 22 in East Brunswick.