Taste Of Perth Amboy Will Benefit Library

PERTH AMBOY – The second annual Taste of Perth Amboy, hosted by the Friends of the Perth Amboy Free Public Library, will take place on Tuesday, Sept. 20, from 6-8:30 p.m. in the auditorium of St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church on Wisteria Street and Sadowski Parkway.

The Benefits of Exercise During Pregnancy

It’s no surprise that pregnancy causes many changes to a woman’s body. Extra weight, changing balance, and fatigue can all make sitting on the couch seem a very attractive proposition. But staying active can provide multiple benefits to you and your baby, making pregnancy an excellent time to adopt and stick to an exercise program.

County Sponsors Prostate Cancer Awareness Event

PERTH AMBOY – To mark the observance of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, the Middlesex County Office of Public Health and the Middlesex County Cancer Coalition are sponsoring a prostate cancer awareness event in conjunction with the Puerto Rican Association for Human Development, the New Jersey Asian American Association for Human Services, and Param Care Foundation.

Remembering The Past: Woodbridge Clay Pits

WOODBRIDGE-Memories from Ed Wilson after seeing a 2009 column of mine:

“Diane, I was born in 1944 and grew up in Woodbridge, having lived there until 1962. We lived on North Park Drive, where the pond is located (part of Heards Brook.) It drew dozens for fishing in the warm weather.

Car Show Raises Money For Jason’s Friends

CLARK – Jason’s Friends Foundation, Inc. is holding its inaugural car show on Sunday, Sept. 25. The event will be held at the Clark Community Pool on Oak Ridge Road. In addition to classic cars, there will be food, drinks, prizes, music and vendors.

“Our Idiot Brother”- Crazy Like a Fox

More apt but less sensational and doubtlessly harder to fit on a marquee, director Jesse Peretz’s “Our Idiot Brother,” starring Paul Rudd as the supposed nitwit, should be titled “Our Idealistic but Somewhat Overtrusting and Occasionally Foolish Brother.”