MADISON — Children as young as middle-schoolers should be screened on their use of alcohol, according to Dr. Patricia Kokotailo, director of adolescent medicine at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health.
STATE — While traffic safety is important for all drivers, seniors experience physical changes that can affect their driving abilities.
NEWARK – A Milltown man pleaded guilty Thursday to a federal charge of willfully subscribing to a false tax return, admitting he concealed over $2 million in a Swiss bank account, United States Attorney Paul J. Fishman and Acting Assistant Attorney General John A. DiCicco of the Justice Department’s Tax Division announced.
PARSIPPANY — Fans will come together to celebrate the hit TV series “Supernatural” this weekend at Creation Entertainment’s The Salute to “Supernatural” Convention in Parsippany.
MADISON – “Drink your liquids” is not just a summertime mantra.
EDISON — Gary Saretzky will offer a slide/lecture presentation, “Margaret Bourke-White: ‘The Eye on Russia’ Photographs,” at the Jewish Community Center of Middlesex County, 1775 Oak Tree Road, Edison on Tuesday, July 20 at 1:30 p.m.
MADISON – Vaccinations don’t end at childhood. Mothers-to-be or new mothers should remember to get booster vaccinations to prevent whooping cough in their babies.
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — The Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders’ free summer concert series continues this year with performances in four county parks.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK — Middlesex County’s Master Gardeners invite the public to join them at their Butterfly House located at the EARTH Center on Davidson’s Mill Pond Park, 42 Riva Avenue, South Brunswick.
STATE – NJ Blood Services, which supplies blood products and services to 60 hospitals throughout the state, is in need of volunteers to work blood drives.
NEW YORK – The first people to buy “Dragon Quest® IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies” at a special July 11 launch event at the Nintendo World store in New York’s Rockefeller Plaza will have the chance to meet series creator Yuji Horii.
WOODBRIDGE—Wegmans Food Markets in Woodbridge celebrates its student employees receiving scholarships through the Wegmans Employee Scholarship Program.
JERSEY CITY – The Provident Bank recently collected more than $8,000 in donations for the Community FoodBank of New Jersey (CFBNJ) through its Deposit $1 of Hope fundraiser. Collections were held at each of Provident’s 80-plus branches throughout the state.