As the surveillance state expands around us, entangling us in a web from which there is no escape, what we used to call “privacy” is fast becoming a thing of the past.
HAMILTON – More than 1 million New Jersey residents are expected to travel 50 miles or more from home for the Labor Day holiday weekend 2010; a increase of 9.6% compared to the 944,300 who traveled in 2009, AAA Mid-Atlantic projects.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — Middlesex County Public Health Department Director-Health Officer David A. Papi has announced the 2010-2011 Seasonal Influenza and Pneumococcal Vaccination Program.
LINDEN – An 81-year-old Linden woman was the victim of a diversion burglary last week, according to police.
LINDEN — The city’s Department Of Public Property and Community Services is sponsoring Yoga/Tai-Chi/Qi Gong classes for Linden adults.
EDISON — The Edison Department of Health and Human Services has announced the availability of significantly reduced cost vaccinations, subsidized through an American Recovery and Reinvestment Act grant.
There is still time left to take advantage of the American Opportunity Tax Credit, a credit that will help many parents and college students offset the cost of college. This tax credit is part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 and is available through December 31, 2010.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Raritan Bay Medical Center has announced its calendar of community programs, seminars and support groups for September.
RAHWAY — The Merchants and Drovers Tavern Museum Association will hold their annual antiques at a new location on Saturday, Sept. 25, — The Gilded Lillie, an antique auction house at 1433 Main Street in downtown Rahway.
EDISON – The Jewish Community Center of Middlesex County is planning an intergenerational, community-wide celebration of the holiday of Sukkot on Monday, Sept. 27.
SOMERSET — Ed Begley, Jr., currently one of the hottest speakers on eco-living in America, returns to the Garden State GreenFest in 2010, organizers announced Friday.
CARTERET — As a finale to Carteret’s three-day Children’s Charity Carnival and annual Ethnic Day Festival, The Smithereens will give a special 30th anniversary performance at Carteret Park on Sept. 4.
NEWARK—On Thursday, Oct. 7 at 7:30 p.m., the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC), the Dodge Foundation and the City of Newark will present an unprecedented opening night Poetry Sampler to kick off the 2010 Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival in NJPAC’s Prudential Hall.