NEW BRUNSWICK – UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School is holding its annual toy drive through Dec. 13. New, unwrapped toys are being collected at the reception desk of the Clinical Academic Building, 125 Paterson Street, New Brunswick.
CARTERET – The borough will welcome the holiday season next weekend with a tree lighting ceremony on Dec. 10 and a holiday festival from 5-9 p.m. on Dec. 10 and 11 at Carteret Park.
SAYEVILLE – The Sayreville Recreation Department’s annual holiday parade of lights is this Sunday, Dec. 5, at 6 p.m.
EDISON — An 11-week class at Middlesex County College called “Electronics for Green Jobs” held a graduation ceremony Dec. 1.
SUMMIT – Doctors at Overlook Hospital are conducting a study to determine if a drug used to treat patients with Parkinson’s Disease can also help people who suffer from restless legs syndrome.
That Christmas follows Thanksgiving so closely on the calendar is confusing for me. I just can’t shift my emotional gears that quickly. One day its thanksgiving and then the next day its banksgiving, as in get me to the ATM.
MOUNTAINSIDE — Trailside Nature and Science Center will host the 27th annual Holiday Nature Craft Show in conjunction with the county’s Menorah and Tree Lighting Celebration on Sunday, Dec. 5.
CLARK – Students at Frank K. Hehnly Elementary School took part in the PTA sponsored Walk-A-Thon last month. The funds raised will support class trips, assemblies, birthday books and scholarships.
PERTH AMBOY — The Puerto Rican Association “HOY” Program marked World AIDS Day this week. The day is intended to remember those who have died of AIDS or living are with the HIV/AIDS virus.