PISCATAWAY – On Sunday, April 25, at 2 pm, Middlesex County Cultural and Heritage Commission and the Folklife Program for New Jersey present Traditional Jewish Folktales with Storyteller Rivka Willick at East Jersey Olde Town Village, 1050 River Road, Piscataway. This program is offered free of charge but advance registration is required.
EDISON — The area in front of the College Center was transformed into a laboratory for the coolest course on campus as students in the Garde Manger class at Middlesex County College learned the fundamentals of ice carving.
LINDEN—Linden School No. 4 students and community recently had an eclectic tour of the world by celebrating unique and diverse culinary traditions through the annual School No. 4 Cultural Food Festival.
RAHWAY – Ten members of the Rahway High School winter track team were named to the Star-Ledger All-County team.
EDISON – On the evening of April 15, Somerset resident Dawn Francavilla, Director of Student Life at The Wardlaw-Hartridge School in North Edison, was honored as a 2010 United Way of Central Jersey “Hometown Hero” at a special reception at the Hess Corporate Center in Woodbridge.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas—Air Force Reserve Airman Ryan D. Hall graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
In recognition of National Volunteer Week, April 18-24, I would like to thank the many tutors, board members, and office volunteers who donate their valuable time to Literacy Volunteers of Union County.
It is with sincere gratitude that I recognize the tireless efforts of Fresh Air Fund volunteers in Northern New Jersey as the country celebrates National Volunteer Week.
MIDDLETOWN- Assemblyman Joseph Azzolina, a USN retired captain who served in the state Senate and General Assembly representing New Jersey’s 13th district passed away yesterday evening at Saint Vincent’s Hospital in New York with his sons Joseph, John and Gregg at his bedside. He was 84.
ELIZABETH — Authorities have identified three suspects in the homicide of an Elizabeth man last October, said Prosecutor Theodore J. Romankow.
STATE – The Powerball lottery jackpot is $212 million for Saturday night’s drawing, and the Mega Millions prize has reached $122 million for tonight’s drawing.
WOODBRIDGE—Prodigal Foundation, Inc. President George Yuhasz, along with Vice President Lee Warren have announced a new program initiative, “A Strike against Cancer.”
Shawn Levy’s “Date Night” reminds that there is a little good in every movie, just as there is in every person. Well, except for “Message in a Bottle” (1999) and Adolf Hitler, that is. Light and convivial, this is the type of film you see when you don’t know what to see. No need to give it your full attention. It’s not like you haven’t seen it all before.