NJSIAA Announces Changes For Hockey, Football

ROBBINSVILLE – With the fall interscholastic sports season about to begin, the New Jersey State Interscholastic Association (NJSIAA) — the non-profit group that represents the best interests of more than 250,000 student athletes from 433 accredited public, private, and parochial high schools — has announced a pair of significant updates.

Hospital Auxiliary To Hold Chinese Auction, Luncheon

PERTH AMBOY– Raritan Bay Medical Center’s Perth Amboy Auxiliary, one of the oldest hospital auxiliaries in the New Jersey, is holding its 10th Annual Gift Auction and Luncheon Sunday, Sept.18, at noon, at ZPA Hall in Perth Amboy. Proceeds from the fundraising event benefit the medical center’s new Center for Women at Perth Amboy.


Dear EarthTalk: I am a retailer and have had customers ask whether the plastic bags in wine boxes are BPA free or not. What can I tell them? — Chris Tod, via e-mail

YM-YWHA September Bash

UNION – The YM-YWHA of Union’s senior department is planning a September Bash on Wednesday, Sept. 21, from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. The program features music by Ted O’Connell, who plays an array of popular songs that encourage singing and dancing.

Rosa’s Black History, Past & Present

Welcome to Rosa’s Black History, Past & Present. I’m Rosa Harrington, president of Youth Reading To Senior Citizens, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Each month, I will give you a quiz on Black history to help increase your interest and knowledge in the subject.