NEW BRUNSWICK — Raices Cultural Center, a central New Jersey-based nonprofit dedicated to preserving cultural roots through music, dance, song, visual arts and history, now offers weekly dance classes and music lessons to the general public.
Blood Drive • July 10 from 12:30-6:30 p.m. and July 11 from 11:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. – Jersey Gardens Outlet Mall, 651 Kapkowski Road, Elizabeth, will host a blood drive. For info, call 1-800-933-2566.
RAHWAY — RWJ Rahway Foundation’s Fashion Show Committee invites community members to join with them, board members, physicians and hospital staff at the 19th annual fashion show on Saturday, Oct. 23 at the Bridgewater Marriott.
I hated Sid, and probably still do, even though it’s been decades since he dated and thereby threatened to steal my big sister.
COLONIA — New Jersey Blood Services, which is a division of the New York Blood Center, encourages all eligible persons to honor eight year old leukemia victim Bethany Ciccarelli of Woodbridge. Each donor who gives blood today between 2 and 8 p.m. at the Colonia Fire Department, will receive two free Mets tickets.
BRIDGEWATER – The Dachshund Club of New Jersey has planned a gathering of dachshunds under the pavilion at North Branch Park, Milltown Road, Bridgewater, on Sunday, July 11
LAKEWOOD – Jesse Beal shut down the BlueClaws through seven innings, as Lakewood dropped their second game in a row 5-1 to the Delmarva Shorebirds (Orioles) Thursday night.
NEWARK – Newly signed shortstop Pablo Ozuna had a successful debut, collecting three hits and three RBI to lead the Newark Bears to a 7-3 victory over the Long Island Ducks Thursday night at Bears & Eagles Riverfront Stadium.
BLACKSBURG, Va. — The following Virginia Tech students were among those honored at the university’s spring commencement ceremony held May 14 in Lane Stadium.
CARTERET — Navy Seaman Recruit Stephen Pineiro, son of Mirtha and Benigno Pineiro of Carteret, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
While you may be familiar with the HAP Autism Awareness campaign sponsored each year by Work Smarter Now, I am writing to you today as a member of the Holiday Express community.
TRENTON – This morning, the state Senate approved a compromise plan that would cap future property tax increases at two percent per year by a vote of 36-3.
LINDEN – The city is using automated cameras to enforce traffic regulations at three intersections, officials said Tuesday.