STATE – State officials are advising drivers to slow down and exercise caution during Tuesday morning’s “rush hour” commute. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for much of the state from late tonight through Wednesday evening.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Federal officials unveiled new dietary guidelines for Americans today that place a stronger emphasis on reducing calorie consumption and increasing physical activity. More than one-third of children and more than two-thirds of adults in the United States are overweight or obese.
CARTERET– Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway will operate the borough’s fitness and wellness center, Mayor Dan Reiman and the Carteret Borough Council have announced.
STATE – Two New Jersey Republicans, Rep. Scott Garrett and state Sen. Tom Kean Jr., are mentioned in a report that concludes that White House officials improperly spent taxpayer compensated time focusing on 2006 campaigns.
CLARK — Marine Sergeant Michael Brattole, a 2006 graduate of Arthur L. Johnson High School, will be honored at a ceremony before a hockey game between the Clark school and Jonathan Dayton High School at Warinanco Skate Rink on Wednesday, Feb. 2 at 6 p.m.
WOODBRIDGE – The Barron Arts Center will be hosting a Chinese concert and art exhibit in honor of the Chinese New Year 2011: Year of the Rabbit. The musical performance, “Celebrating Year of The Rabbit – A Chinese New Year’s Concert,” will be held Saturday, Feb. 5, at 7 p.m. at the Woodbridge Middle School, 525 Barron Avenue.
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RAHWAY — On Jan. 19, the Rahway Police Auxiliary’s annual coat drive was completed with the assistance Darion Fashion, a local business that has been a partner in this project since its inception.
METUCHEN – Beginning next month, the Forum Theatre Arts Center in Metuchen will present a series of live performances in conjunction with Stagelight Electric Productions.