HIGHLAND PARK – Since Sharon Garber moved to Highland Park in 1984, she’s had to travel to either Lakewood or Brooklyn, N.Y. to buy the majority of her clothes.
RAHWAY – Registration is now open for fall classes for adults, teens (ages 12-16), and children (ages 7–11) at Arts Guild New Jersey (formerly The Arts Guild of Rahway). Classes begin the week of Sept. 19.
PERTH AMBOY-Here are more memories from Gerald Bertekap: “In the 1940s there was a great ice cream store on Smith Street called the Boston Ice Cream Kitchen. The best item on the menu was a dusty road, a banana split with powered malted milk sprinkled on a whipped cream made road on top.
LINDEN — Linden Dentist Dr. Anatoly Bensianoff is offering a significant discount on dental services through the end of September in order to assist people who need dental care. He will also donate a portion of the proceeds to his community food pantry.
LINDEN – Linden will again host the State Finals of the Diamond Gloves Boxing Tournament this year, Linden Boxing Association President Alfred A. Volpe announced. The 78th annual event, to be held on Oct. 14, will be the “only fight night in Linden this year,” he said.
SUMMIT — Noted art and cultural critic Dan Bischoff will lead the Lifelong Learning Series: What Art Is About course at the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey from Oct. 4-Nov. 1.
CLARK During the summer, preparations were underway for the new school year at St. Agnes School in Clark. The school’s cafeteria has been completely renovated, as well as the stage in the auditorium. A brand new gymnasium is being built and some areas of the school received a fresh coat of paint.
When was the last time we had such a tremendous downpouring of rain? I know it’s beyond me, but my biggest concern was the possible flooding in my cellar. “Thank the good Lord” it didn’t happen.
Whether it wears on us, wears us out, or we’re just being polite, somewhere along its tortuous path director Lone Scherfig’s “One Day” gains our interest. Or, maybe it’s just that we’ve come this far and are curious to see how things turn out for the couple who, visited each July 15, can’t quite figure out if they are just best friends or something more.