LINDEN — The city’s Department of Public Property and Community Services offers free senior citizen craft classes, beginning on Monday, Sept. 13.
NEW BRUNSWICK-The Europa Theater, Opera House, was at 196 Somerset St., RKO International; 41 Albany St. and RKO Rivoli Theatre; 416 George St. It was also known as the B.F. Keith Theatre. The Strand Theater was at 123 Albany St. It was originally a church in 1840.
STATE–The New Jersey Office of Emergency Management is using National Emergency Preparedness Month to re-present NJ Alert, the state’s mass text and email emergency notification system.
It was a weird kind of quiet. The kids were back at school after a long summer, and we both had the morning off. After the last bus pulled away we were faced with an almost otherworldly quiet; even the pets seemed to know it was an unusual morning and called a truce to their usual sleep-fueled quest for world domination.
BERKELEY HEIGHTS — The New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra is expanding its opportunities for the musically inclined this 2010-2011 season.
NORTH BRUNSWICK — The North Brunswick American Legion Post 459 will hold a spaghetti dinner on Sunday, Sept. 12, from 3 to 8 p.m.
RAHWAY — Arts Guild New Jersey will present “Commuters,” an exhibit of photography about how we get to work, from Sept. 12 through Oct. 7.
TRENTON – New public awareness and education materials, designed to reinforce the life-saving importance of school zone safety, are now available to help parents learn more about the role they play in ensuring their children get to and from school safely, officials announced
LAWRENCEVILLE— Entomologists at Cooper Pest Solutions and Rutgers University are expecting the activity level of stink bugs to be much higher than previous years and CPS entomologists are advising homeowners and businesses to treat for stink bugs before mid-September.
CLARK – Clark native Ilene “Leeny” Altman will be returning to her hometown this weekend to perform on the Kids Kingdom Stage at the Union County MusicFest.
NEWARK – Greg Porter made the most of his debut for the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs, collecting two hits, including an RBI single in the top of the seventh that snapped a 5-5 tie, giving the Blue Crabs a 6-5 win over the Newark Bears Thursday night at Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium.
NEW YORK, N.Y. –Senior setter ALEX JOHANESEN distributed 13 assists to surpass 2,200 for her career but Baruch College took advantage of its size advantage, hitting .280 as a team in a 3-0 (25-15, 25-14, 25-17) sweep of New Jersey City University in a non-conference women’s volleyball match on Thursday evening at the ARC Arena.
LINDEN — When the Linden Free Public Library opened earlier this year, one of the meeting rooms was named in recognition of Bernice Bedrick, who started the Friends of Linden Library, Incorporated.