(StatePoint) Did you know you have more than 600 muscles in your body, including your tongue, heart and stomach?
UNION COUNTY — Literacy Volunteers of New Jersey (LVNJ) recently presented Marilyn Meyerowitz with the statewide Award for Tutor Excellence at the 2011 Literacy for Life Conference at Montclair State University.
EDISON — A new federal grant is funding free training at Middlesex County College in the allied health professions. Programs include Medical Office Specialist, Pharmacy Technician, Medical Assistant, EKG Technician, and Phlebotomist.
CARTERET — National Pro Wrestling Superstars will team up with the Carteret Little League for a benefit fundraiser on Saturday, July 30, at 7:35 p.m. at Carteret’s Divine Mercy/Holy Family Parish Hall, 213 Pershing Avenue, just off Washington and Roosevelt Avenues.
DUNELLEN — Popular northeast pro wrestling promotion National Pro Wresling Superstars will pay tribute to WWE Hall-of-Fame manager Captain Lou Albano on Saturday, July 16, at 7:35 p.m.
CLARK — Summer Rec Camp began last week in Clark with a record 1,000 children signed up averaging 650 in attendance a day. Thursday is wacky water day, so the kids were cooled off with a visit from Combat Sports – playing water tag. (Photos courtesy of Clark Recreation)
STATE — Taxpayers who may have difficulty getting to an IRS Taxpayer Assistance Center during normal business hours Monday through Friday can visit an IRS office located at 100 Dey Place, Edison; 20 Washington Place, Newark or 600 Arch Street, Philadelphia, Pa. on Saturday, July 16, from 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.
SOUTH BRUNSWICK — Rutgers Cooperative Extension’s Master Gardeners of Middlesex County invite the public to join them for an “Introduction Bee-Keeping” workshop at the EARTH Center, in Davidson’s Mill Pond Park, 42 Riva Avenue, South Brunswick. The seminar will take place on Saturday, July 23, from 10 a.m. – noon and costs $20 to attend.
ELIZABETH – Youth was served and personal accomplishments applauded at two recent annual events celebrating the success of the members of Community Access Unlimited during the past year.