I used to wonder if I failed my daughter. Since she is my only child, it really hurts when I don’t do something right the first time, because I never get a do-over with a second kid. So you can imagine the lingering torment, anguish and nightmares I experienced after learning that my daughter….drum roll here….. WOULD NOT APPLY TO IVY LEAGUE SCHOOLS!
Singles • Aug. 13 from 7:30 – 11:30 p.m. – Middlesex East Widows Or Widowers, Carteret Chapter, will hold an open dance at the American Legion Hall, 1155 Roosevelt Ave., Carteret. Live music & refreshments. Admission: $10 members, $12 guests. For info, call 1-732-969-2228 or 1-908-757-0515.
RAHWAY — Honorary Chairman, Dr. Barry Benisch, Rahway Pathology, P.A. expresses his appreciation to the Golf Committee and RWJ Rahway Foundation for their dedication and commitment to RJW Rahway.
WOODBRIDGE – The New Horizons Band will perform familiar works from well-known Broadway musicals at a benefit concert with proceeds to benefit the Barron Arts Center on Saturday, Aug. 14 at 2 p.m.
Classic comedic conventions commandeered by the unique nuttiness that is Will Ferrell make director-writer Adam McKay’s “The Other Guys” a bona fide laugh fest. Spanning the spectrum of shtick from slapstick to heady juxtaposition, this ceaselessly rambunctious send-up of cop shows cajoles you into its mad modus operandi.
STATE — Fairy tales can come true? Sometimes, as Elizabeth native Joel Zelnik can attest.
UNION — Salem Roadhouse Cafe at Townley Presbyterian Church, 829 Salem Road in Union, will feature a double billing on Saturday, Aug. 14 at 8 p.m. Doors will be open at 7:30 p.m.
Recently, the news has been filled with stories of promising young athletes who, without warning, collapse on the playing field or during practice and later die from complications from a heart problem they never knew they had.
LANSING, Mich. — An often overlooked source of UV radiation can be found in virtually every nail salon in the country.
SOMERDALE — As the hurricane season begins to unfold, knowing where to find disaster-related information is the best way for New Jersey residents to protect themselves, says Dean Ragone, a 25-year veteran of the disaster planning industry.
STATE — In an effort to join the battle against childhood cancer, Walgreens locations in northern New Jersey will host their first Alex’s Lemonade Stand Day on Saturday, Aug. 14, from noon – 4 p.m. The locations will compete to see who can raise the most money and draw the most attention to Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF).
CRANBURY — All Star Pet Rescue will be at the L’Oreal Dog Day pre-registration event on Saturday, August 14 at L’Oreal’s Cranbury facility on 35 Broadway Road.
LAKEWOOD – Ty Kelly’s RBI double down the first base line in the eighth was the difference Thursday night, as the Delmarva Shorebirds beat the Lakewood BlueClaws 2-1 in the first of a five-game series.