STATE — May is National Stroke Awareness Month, and Health and Senior Services Commissioner Dr. Poonam Alaigh encourages everyone to learn stroke’s warning signs and take steps to reduce their risks for this potentially disabling and deadly condition.
SAYREVILLE — Diane Gooch, the Monmouth County Republican Vice Chair and local businesswoman is continuing to pick up support throughout the 6th District.
LINCOLN, R.I. – Weather experts are predicting an “above average” hurricane season this year, so Amica Insurance reminds people that now is the time to prepare for a storm.
PERTH AMBOY—The city will offer a unique amnesty program for individuals currently in contempt of court for failing to pay fines and costs, according to Mayor Wilda Diaz and Judge George M. Boyd of the Perth Amboy Municipal Court.
PISCATAWAY — The Middlesex County Public Health Department is reporting that a raccoon tested positive for rabies in Piscataway, in the vicinity of River Road and Maplehurst Lane.
For those reentering the job market after decades of employment, you should know that the rules have changed considerably since you were last looking for a job.
NEWARK — Summer is approaching, which likely means higher electric bills as people turn on fans and air conditioners to help keep cool. Demand for electricity can also increase if you have house guests or children home for the summer.
CRANFORD — CONTACT We Care, the award-winning 24-hour caring and crisis hotline will conduct its unique interactive, two-day suicide intervention training for members of the general public on July 9th & 10th at the Harvest Training Center, 69 Myrtle Street in Cranford.
RAHWAY – Registration is now open for Kids’ Summer Art Workshops at Arts Guild New Jersey (formerly The Arts Guild of Rahway). The program is offered as five-day art workshops for children ages 7 – 12 in Drawing, Painting, Sculpture and Printmaking.
WESTFIELD — Westfield Community Players (WCP), one of the oldest continuously operating community based theater organizations in New Jersey , continues to celebrate their 75th anniversary season with a June talent showcase and July Atlantic City bus trip.
LINDEN — Linden residents fifty years of age or older may register for a senior citizen identification card on Tuesday, June 1, at the John T. Gregorio Recreation Center, 330 Helen Street, from 9 a.m. – noon.
STATE — The New Jersey Office of Emergency Management, encourages New Jersey residents and visitors to consider NJ Alert, while preparing for the 2010 Hurricane Season.
NEWARK – Refrigerators and freezers manufactured before 1990 can use up to three times more electricity than newer appliances and can cost a typical household $150 a year to run.