SAYREVILLE — Bishop Paul Gregory Bootkoski invites members of the Diocese of Metuchen to join him on the Diocesan Pilgrimage to the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, Nov. 19.
PISCATAWAY — Help stop hunger and poverty in Middlesex County and around the world by participating in the Piscataway/Dunellen CROP Hunger Walk on Sunday, Oct. 23.
WESTFIELD — Westfield Community Players (WCP) opens its 2011-12 season with the comedy “Squabbles” by Marshall Karp; directed by Steve Lemenille and produced by Kay Macrae (of Westfield).
MAPLEWOOD — Linden resident Robert Pape has been cast in The Strollers production of “Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.” The musical tells the story of two con-men, one suave and sophisticated, one crude and uncultured – who prey on wealthy tourists and compete for the right to operate exclusively in the resort town of Beaumont-sur-Mer on the French Riviera.
JERSEY CITY – Senior strikers Jennifer Albuja (Union City/Hoboken) and Julia Caseres (Union) each notched their second hat trick of the season and 12th of their careers at New Jersey City University while becoming only the eighth 400-point scoring combination in known Division III history as the Gothic Knights rolled past York College, 7-0, on Saturday.
GLASSBORO – Rowan University defeated New Jersey City University 3-2 in a New Jersey Athletic Conference men’s soccer game on Saturday night at the Rowan Soccer Field.
WEST TRENTON — Motorists in New Jersey and throughout the nation are asked to join a day-long effort designed to increase awareness about safe driving behaviors and keep the state’s roadways fatality free for one day.
STATE – A majority of Garden State residents support making sports betting legal at New Jersey racetracks and Atlantic City casinos; according to a newly-released poll by Fairleigh Dickinson University’s PublicMind,™ 52 percent favor the idea while 31 percent oppose it.
RAHWAY—The Merchants and Drovers Tavern Museum Association has announced that they will be hosting a new fundraising benefit “Retro Chic: A Vintage Fashion Show”, Thursday, Nov. 3, from 6 – 9 p.m. at Luciano’s Ristorante in Rahway.