Carteret Democrats Launch 2011 Campaign

CARTERET- Carteret Councilwoman Susan Naples and Councilman Randy Krum will mark the beginning of the campaign season with a “Canvassing Kick-off” event on Tuesday, Sept. 6. The pair will join Carteret Mayor Dan Reiman and a host of volunteers in what will be the start of an aggressive campaign for re-election.

New Jersey CPAs Offer Free Disaster Recovery Guide

ROSELAND – Residents and business owners affected by storms and flooding face major challenges in recovering from their losses. The New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA) has prepared a Disaster Recovery Guide in hopes of providing at least a measure of assistance for those in crisis.

NJSIAA Announces Changes For Hockey, Football

ROBBINSVILLE – With the fall interscholastic sports season about to begin, the New Jersey State Interscholastic Association (NJSIAA) — the non-profit group that represents the best interests of more than 250,000 student athletes from 433 accredited public, private, and parochial high schools — has announced a pair of significant updates.

Hospital Auxiliary To Hold Chinese Auction, Luncheon

PERTH AMBOY– Raritan Bay Medical Center’s Perth Amboy Auxiliary, one of the oldest hospital auxiliaries in the New Jersey, is holding its 10th Annual Gift Auction and Luncheon Sunday, Sept.18, at noon, at ZPA Hall in Perth Amboy. Proceeds from the fundraising event benefit the medical center’s new Center for Women at Perth Amboy.


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