EDISON — Temple Emanu-El, located at 100 James Street in Edison, has announced a slate of community events for July. Unless otherwise noted, all take place at the temple. For more information, call 1-732-549-4442.
SUMMIT–The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey will offer over 20 classes for adults this summer. There will be full courses in painting, digital photography and jewelry making, among other subjects.
Right now, I’m in a quandary as to what I want to write about. First of all, I must admit I actually had to check the spelling of the word “quandary.” I’m an avid reader and do know the meaning of the word, but for the life of me I just drew a blank. It isn’t often that it happens, but there you have it.
CRANFORD—Have you ever wondered exactly what it takes to turn a manuscript into a book? How you find a publisher, get a literary agent, earn any money?
MIDDLESEX COUNTY — The Middlesex County Homeless Trust Fund Task Force (MCHTF) recently completed the development of an application and review process for the initial round of funding to support local, non-profit initiatives to end homelessness.
OXFORD, Ohio — Amy Catherine Behr of Clark was among 3,967 students from Miami University who received degrees during spring commencement exercises Saturday, May 7 at Yager Stadium.
SCOTCH PLAINS — Robert O’Brien, president and one of the founders of the New Jersey Museum of Boating, presented an illustrated talk on the history of boating in New Jersey at the general membership meeting of the Watchung Sail and Power Squadron on Tuesday, June 14 at Snuffy’s Pantagis Restaurant.
WARREN – Danielle Biggs, a senior at South Brunswick High School, took first place in the New York Metro region division of the 2011 Verizon Wireless/ United Negro College Fund Black History Month Essay Contest.
LONG BRANCH — Two high school seniors from Union County have received a scholarship from the New Jersey Association for College Admission Counseling.