PERTH AMBOY – The city will have a Halloween curfew in effect for the weekend of the holiday, according to Acting Police Chief EJ McDonald.
Some people go into business for themselves so they can call their own shots; others turn to self-employment after falling victim to today’s chronic unemployment rates.
SEASIDE HEIGHTS– Say what you want about this reality television celebrity, Snooki is a great supporter of Jersey Shore animals.
RAHWAY – The Rahway Recreation Center will host a health fair on Saturday, Oct. 16 from 9 a.m. – noon.
CLARK – Clark AARP Chapter #3733 will meet on Friday, Oct. 15 at 1 p.m. at the Brewer Senior Center, 430 Westfield Avenue, Clark. Guest speaker Diane Giakas from JFK Hartwyck Rehab will discuss care options.
NEW BRUNSWICK—State Theatre presents the magic duo Penn & Teller on Thursday, Nov. 4, at 8 p.m. Known worldwide for their outrageous blending of comedy and magic, Penn & Teller’s live show has been a hit on Broadway, Las Vegas, and all around the country.
BRIDGEWATER–The American Heart Association has rescheduled its Central New Jersey Start! Heart Walk for Saturday, Oct. 30 at Duke Island Park in Bridgewater due to major flooding at Duke Island Park on the original date of Oct. 2.
EDISON — With the fall semester drawing to a close, it won’t be long before your child brings home his or her first report card of the year. Good or bad, according to Anthony Giudice of the Edison Huntington Learning Center, parents can learn a great deal from their child’s report card and use that information to set the stage for improvement.
EDISON – The Edison Recreation Department invite you to do some “fowl” shooting to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday. No turkeys will be hurt though, as this will be a basketball “fowl/foul” shooting contest.
TRENTON – The New Jersey State Library, local libraries and school libraries from across the state have partnered with the New Jersey Sports & Exposition Authority to encourage readers to “Read Like a Library Champion” by giving them the opportunity to win tickets to IZOD Center events by logging in the books they read at www.njlibrarychampions.org.
EDISON – The Edison Recreation Department will offer a trip to the Showboat Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City next month.
PISCATAWAY — The Diocese of Metuchen will hold the second of its seven-session faith formation series entitled, “The Bible: Root of our Catholic Faith,” on Thursday, Oct. 21 beginning at 7 p.m.
UNION– Freshman Dan Mendoza netted the game-winner off a penalty kick in the 63rd minute as Montclair State University defeated Kean, 2-1, Wednesday evening in NJAC action.