EDISON — The Wardlaw-Hartridge School’s Girls’ Varsity Soccer team showed its support for breast cancer awareness on Friday, October 8, by wearing pink t-shirts with their uniforms and playing with a soccer ball embellished with a pink ribbon during their game against Dunellen High School.
WOODBRIDGE – The Woodbridge Township Department of Health & Human Services has scheduled a flu and pneumonia vaccine clinic for Tuesday, Oct. 19, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the Woodbridge Health Center, 2 George Frederick Plaza.
NEWARK—International piano virtuoso Yefim Bronfman returns to New Jersey Symphony Orchestra stages from Nov. 5–7, when he will perform Brahms’ First Piano Concerto with the Orchestra, under the baton of Music Director Jacques Lacombe.
UNION — The Union Public Library continues its special Halloween programming on Tuesday evening, Oct. 19, at 7 p.m. with a presentation on “The Shadow,” the mysterious anti-hero of crime thrillers on the radio, in the movies, and in pulp fiction.
SPRINGFIELD — Motor vehicle crashes are the leading cause of death for teens, killing nearly 6,000 annually, and the risk of motor vehicle crashes is higher for 16- to 19-year-olds than for any other age group.
CRANFORD—The Cranford Public Library will host a free seminar, “College Financial Aid: How to Get Your Fair Share” on Tuesday, Oct. 19, at 7:30 p.m. in the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue.
EAST RUTHERFORD – Disney On Ice presents Disney/Pixar’s Toy Story 3 is bringing the smash-hit box-office sensation, Toy Story 3, and memorable moments from Toy Story and Toy Story 2 to the ice.
CARTERET – The Carteret Police Department will present a Neighborhood Watch Program next week to educate the public about phone scams. The free event will take place at the Community Center, Carteret Public Library Building, 100 Cooke Avenue at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 19.
WOODBRIDGE – The Oct. 22-24 Woodbridge Ghost Walk will show a side not typically found in textbooks – the township’s rich history of ghosts, curious incidents and unexplained occurrences from Colonial days to the present.
ROSELAND– Everyone runs up a little credit card debt, right? That’s what many people tell themselves to justify carrying heavy loan amounts, but the fact is that undisciplined spending and poor credit management are serious problems that must be addressed.
CLARK – A ghost hunting presentation, children’s story times and an information session about senior services are some of the events that are planned at the Clark Public Library, 303 Westfield Avenue.
RAHWAY — Franklin Elementary School in Rahway announced that September’s Patrol of The Month is Raul Torres. Torres is the flag safety patrol, responsible for hanging the flag each morning and taking it down in the afternoon.
EDISON—Pingry fifth-grade student and badminton player Raymond Chen, a resident of Edison, won two bronze medals in the XIX Pan American Junior Championship that took place in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic in August 2010.