WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ) met last week with Meghan Johnson, a fifth grade student at Franklin Elementary School in Westfield, whose poster, “Blowing Notes, Not Smoke,” won the New Jersey Academy of Family Physicians Tar Wars Poster Contest. Her poster was chosen from submissions of fourth and fifth graders from across the state.
SAYREVILLE — Bishop Paul Gregory Bootkoski invites members of the Diocese of Metuchen to join him on the Diocesan Pilgrimage to the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, Nov. 19.
MOUNTAINSIDE — The Union County Summer Arts Festival concert series continues its 51st season of music on Wednesday evening, July 20, with a performance by “The Kootz,” purveyors of “Rock and Roll with Fiber.” The show begins at 7:30 p.m. in Echo Lake Park in Mountainside.
Dear EarthTalk: Why don’t we reprocess and re-use our nuclear waste like France does? Would it be possible for us to start doing so? — Albert Jukowsky, Silver Spring, MD
Pregnancy-related nausea and vomiting is common in early pregnancy and affects an estimated 70%–85% of pregnant women. Often referred to as “morning sickness,” these symptoms can actually occur at any time during the day or night.
CLARK – Participants in Clark Recreation’s new sports broadcasting camp finished their week of activities on Friday with a trip to a Somerset Patriots baseball game in Bridgewater.
JACKSON – Six Flags Great Adventure will offer a variety of summer concerts, beginning on July 27.
July 11 at 2:50 p.m. – Officer Douglas Botti investigated a theft at City Hall Plaza.
RAHWAY — Noted authors, scholars and entrepreneurs Dr. Gloria Boseman of Orange and Dr Yvonne Wesley of Rahway were inducted as Honorary Members by the 61st Boule of Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc. on Friday, July 16.