ROSELLE PARK – The Mothers’ Center of Central New Jersey will hold its semi-annual kids stuff consignment sale on Saturday, Oct. 22 from 9 a.m. to noon and from 1 to 3 p.m. For the first time this year there will also be a public preview sale on Friday, Oct. 21 from 7:30 to 9 p.m.
On Friday, October 2, 1959, The Twilight Zone premiered on national television. Even though it was never a top 25 show, The Twilight Zone was an oasis in television wasteland that captured a generation. However, it almost didn’t happen.
LINDEN – As part of the city’s year-long 150th anniversary celebration, Linden will host its 61st Halloween Parade on Sunday, Oct. 30.
UNION — The Children’s Department of the Union Public Library has scheduled the following programs at the Main Library during the month of October:
EAST BRUNSWICK — If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about the Middlesex County 4-H program, go to the open house from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 2 at the 4-H Center at 645 Cranbury Road in East Brunswick. 4-H offers learning and fun for youth in a variety of project areas from animals, to dance, to leadership.
CARTERET — The Carteret Public Library, 100 Cooke Avenue, will offer extended hours in October.
EDISON – The Wardlaw-Hartridge School girls’ soccer team is enjoying another impressive season, but this group does some very special things off the field as well. For the third consecutive year, the W-H girls joined their coaches and a group of parents and friends in The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Run in New York City.
NEWARK – Federal and state officials have reached an agreement on the amount of money New Jersey would pay to reimburse the federal government for money spent on a cancelled rail tunnel that would have expanded access between New Jersey and Manhattan.
ELIZABETH –Middletown Police tracked a suspected car thief to Elizabeth and arrested him with assistance from city police on Thursday, according to a report by the Atlantic Highlands Herald.