SOUTH AMBOY-This is from 1921 material: For many years the town of South Amboy comprised of two school districts, each containing one school building, in the township of Sayreville, viz., Park School and Raritan School. One of the original buildings (in 1921) is still in use, however, very much enlarged and modified.
RAHWAY – Lafayette Lodge #27, located at 1550 Irving Street in Rahway, will sponsor a blood drive in conjunction with the Blood Center of New Jersey on Saturday, Oct. 8 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Donors will receive a complimentary $10 ShopRite gift card.
WARREN — The Saengerchor of Clark, an all male German chorus, will perform during the Oktoberfest event at Forest Lodge, 11 Reinman Road in Warren this weekend.
Autumn is when nature puts on a show of electrifying color and the air turns sweet and crisp. It is my favorite season of the year. Fireplaces are cranking up, pumpkins abound and geese are squawking as they make their way to a new winter home.
How many have had a problem with identity theft? Someone just told me it happened to him, and it’s totally tragic. This happened through a computer with charges made against his account that almost wiped him out. One was from Florida and one from China, would you believe? I have mentioned this previously – I will never go this way when it comes to my money.
PISCATAWAY — Christ United Methodist Church in Piscataway will sell pumpkins and gourds on its front lawn during the weeks leading up to Halloween. The Pumpkin Patch will be open to the public Oct. 8 to 31 from 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. The church is located at 485 Hoes Lane in Piscataway.
SUMMIT–The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey will host “Bibliomania,” a new exhibition examining the myriad ways contemporary artists feature books as the subject of their art.
STATE – Following in the footsteps of the “Occupy Wall Street” movement that began in New York last month, protesters have started a similar effort in the Garden State.
NEWARK—Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers arrested an alleged internal heroin smuggler at Newark Liberty International Airport on Saturday, Oct. 1, after CBP discovered three pellets of the suspected narcotic in his cargo shorts pocket.