UNION — Continuing to voice its opposition to the construction of a TD Bank branch at the corner of Morris and North avenues on the Elizabeth, Hillside and Union border, Concerned Citizens of Union County plans to hold a protest vigil, on Friday, July 2, from 5-6 p.m. at the planned construction site.
JERSEY CITY – School is out and students are ready to ditch the books and enjoy the long summer days. However, the summer months can be an ideal time to educate children and teenagers about an important lesson not often taught during the school year – financial responsibility.
READINGTON — The 28th annual Quick Chek New Jersey Festival of Ballooning in Association with PNC, the largest summertime hot air balloon and music festival in North America, is ready to take off July 23-24-25 at Solberg Airport in Readington in Hunterdon County.
TRENTON – Commissioner Jim Simpson kicked off July 4th weekend by encouraging motorists to exercise caution as they travel to holiday destinations.
RAHWAY — During the month of July, the Rahway Public Library will be hosting a summer series on topics of interest to seniors and their families and friends.
NEBRASKA CITY, Neb. — The Arbor Day Foundation is making it easy for every American to have 10 trees planted in our National Forests simply by joining the foundation during the month of July.
NEW YORK — Diamond Sports Big Apple Career Week offers students an opportunity to participate in a highly interactive career and education development program. The event will feature presentations from senior sports executives and “rising stars”, at many of the most famous sports venues in the world.
EDISON – The township’s Department of Health and Human Services wants to find out what Edison seniors think about the senior center.
TRENTON – With dry conditions expected to persist across the state heading into the Fourth of July weekend, Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Bob Martin urged residents and visitors to exercise common sense and caution to prevent wildfires.
WESTFIELD – The Westfield Rotary has announced its July program schedule.
NEWARK — Vacation season is upon us, and once the kids are dismissed from school for the summer travel plans become reality. Travel preparations can be overwhelming when the goal is to pack the essentials and keep suitcases light.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – During a special ceremony at the United States Capitol, Congressman Leonard Lance (R-NJ) presented Amery Chang with a congressional youth service award in recognition of his extensive volunteer activities throughout Union County.
STATE — Berkeley College declared June 11 Community Service Day and closed all seven campuses as well as Berkeley College Online. Instead of reporting to work, 530 faculty and staff volunteered at 44 diverse community service organizations in New Jersey and New York. At the end of the day associates had served a total of 2,500 hours.