NEPTUNE-Less than two months into the New Jersey hurricane recovery efforts more than $200 million in assistance has been approved, announced state and federal officials.
TRENTON – With no jackpot winners in weeks, the Powerball top prize will roll to $203 million for the Saturday, Oct. 29, drawing.
Blood Drive • Oct. 28 from 1 – 7 p.m. – Jersey Gardens Outlet Mall, 651 Kapkowski Rd., Elizabeth, will host a blood drive. Info: 1-800-933-2566.
SOUTH AMBOY — The South Amboy Branch YMCA will sponsor a travel basketball team that will play from November to March. The league is open to boys and girls ages 10-14. The last tryout will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 1st at 6:30 p.m. at the South Amboy Y, located at 200 John T. O’Leary Boulevard.
LIVINGSTON — Epilepsy and seizure disorders are complex neurological conditions. Sorting through the medical, educational, social, and emotional aspects of epilepsy can be overwhelming.
ELIZABETH-Here are more memories from Edward Levy on Levy Brothers:
When did it all get so crazy? I’m talking about people who have to post updates on social networks about the daily ‘events’ of their lives. Now, I don’t mean something like “Good news! Mom’s surgery went well!” I’m talking more like “Out shopping and SNAP! Couldn’t find the shoes I was looking for.
I really thought that I had finally gotten through to some organizations in regards to name labels. Well, it just doesn’t seem to be the case, because I’ve gotten any number addressed to my husband who’s been gone over 20 years. I do know for a fact that I’m not alone in that direction. If there’s a pre-stamped envelope enclosed, I return it with the notation that he’s deceased over that many years.
ELIZABETH — Navy Seaman Recruit Hunter D. Small, niece of Michelle Nelson of Elizabeth, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.