STATE – As a result of two disaster declarations approved by SBA’s Administrator Karen G. Mills, applicants in New Jersey may qualify for disaster loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration with interest rates as low as: 2.563 percent for homeowners and renters; 3 percent for non-profit organizations and 4 percent for businesses.
WARREN—Ed Potosnak, a Democrat who’s planning to challenge Republican Rep. Leonard Lance next year, welcomed Congressman Barney Frank (D-MA) to Warren for a fund-raising event held in support of his upcoming campaign.
CRANFORD — The World Famous Alan Zerbini Circus is coming to Cranford on June 28, 29 and 30. It is being sponsored by the Cranford Chamber Of Commerce and TD Bank, and will be performing under the Big Top with two shows, at 5:15 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., each day.
WOODBRIDGE – Enjoy free concerts and listen to music from around the world with Woodbridge Wednesdays. The free concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. at Parker Press Park, 400 Rahway Avenue, Woodbridge. Bring a lawn chair.
As your baby’s sole source of nutrition during pregnancy, eating a well-balanced diet is essential.
NEW BRUNSWICK — To pay homage to all that it means to be a true female rock-star, The Court Tavern will host The Girls of Rock, a four-band show featuring some of the best New Jersey bands that have women with attitude among their ranks, on Friday, June 24, at 9 p.m.
Next time you’re tempted to lecture your kids about wasting too much time on video games, first check out which games they’re playing – it turns out they may actually be learning important life lessons.
SOUTH AMBOY — The South Amboy Branch YMCA will host a free basketball clinic in partnership with Fundamental B-Ball, LLC and Coach Rich Brunson on Monday, June 27.
Dear EarthTalk: I thought “farm raised” was the way to go when buying fish, to avoid mercury contamination. But are there other concerns about farm raised that make some fish a poor choice for good health?