SUMMIT — The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey announces the fourth season of its popular Thursday Evening Salon Series. The 10 evening discussions will be held Jan. 13-May 19, 2011, and be moderated by leading artists, art historians, curators, philosophers, and writers, among others, in an informal, salon-style setting.
STATE — The Children First Foundation unveiled a new “Choose Life” license plate that was recently approved by the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission.
Does anyone really ever love anyone the way they do in the movies, the way Rick loved Ilsa in “Casablanca” (1942)? Jake Gyllenhaal’s Jamie Randall, cynical ladies man extraordinaire in Edward Zwick’s “Love and Other Drugs,” surely doesn’t think so.
I know…I KNOW…I am gonna get flogged for this one, but…
CLARK – On Sunday, Dec. 12, Santa Claus will be stopping at O’Johnnie’s Hallmark at 170 Westfield Avenue in Clark.
RAHWAY — On Tuesday, Nov. 30, Rahway Middle School held its semi-annual Family Math and Science Night. The occasion is an informal educational program that affords parents and children an opportunity to work and learn together.
RAHWAY — Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Rahway employees purchased 25 children’s coats for families at Plainfield-based Homefirst, an emergency shelter that also provides temporary and permanent housing.
RAHWAY – The Reading is Fundamental program puts books in the hands of readers, nurturing youngsters hungry for knowledge and passionate about learning.
Phillip Schepis, Jr., 56, of Kansas City, Mo., formerly Rahway, died Wednesday, Dec. 8. Visitation will be Sunday, Dec. 12, from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at White Chapel Funeral Home, 6600 N.E. Antioch Rd., Gladstone, Mo. Funeral service to follow at 5:30 p.m.