Writer’s Block: Independence Now!

How did our grandparents and parents know? How did most of us know? I’m talking about that time when we first realized that we were independent. Most middle aged adults I know were expected to walk themselves through a maze of daily responsibility and decision making until one day they reached the goal that is commonly referred to as adulthood.

Shred Day Event Helps Public Fight Identity Theft

ELIZABETH— To help kick-off this year’s National Consumer Protection Week, local officials from the United States Postal Service and U.S. Postal Inspection Service will be helping residents safely dispose of unwanted records and documents at a free public Shred Day on Saturday, March 5.

The Circus Is Coming To NJ

EAST RUTHERFORD — Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Circus will be at East Rutherford’s IZOD Center from March 2 – 13. Opening Night tickets are only $12 (excluding Circus Celebrity and VIP seating), and range from $15-$150 for other performances.

4-H Ambassadors Attend Agriculture Dinner

STATE — Julie Kelly of Monroe Township, Middlesex County 4-H Lead Ambassador (center), and Kristie Von Thun of Monmouth Junction, Middlesex County Co-Lead Ambassador (not pictured), attended the New Jersey State Agricultural Convention Delegates’ Dinner on Tuesday, Feb. 8.