STATE — New Jersey residents can report potholes or any other road maintenance issues by visiting the Department of Transportation’s website, www.nj.gov/transportation.
TRENTON – A con man who eluded authorities for 13 years before his arrest last June in Las Vegas was sentenced to state prison Friday for conspiring with a business partner to defraud investors in New Jersey of more than $1 million in the early 1990s.
UNION – The YM-YWHA of Union County will begin its J.O.Y. Lunch and Learn series on Tuesday, March 8, as Etzion Neurer, regional director of the Anti-Defamation League, discusses Anti-Semitism Today: Global to Local Trends in Light of Today’s Mideast Unrest.
MILWAUKEE, Wisc. – Whether you’re trying to lose weight or just maintain a healthy lifestyle, it’s important to include a variety of vegetables in meal planning. The health benefits of eating vegetables are many and include reducing the risk of stroke, type 2 diabetes, coronary heart disease, and certain cancers, such as mouth, stomach, and colon cancer.
UNION – Premiere Stages at Kean University will hold its annual Spring Readings on Thursday, March 17, Friday, March 18, and Saturday, March 19 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, March 20 at 3 p.m. in the University Center Little Theatre, located on Kean’s Central Campus, 1000 Morris Avenue, Union.
SUMMIT – From constant, dagger-like sharpness, to searing heat, to confining isolation, the many perceptions of pain are rendered in intimate detail by those who suffer from it in a new art exhibit opening at the Pain Management Center at Overlook Hospital this month.
UNION — The Union Public Library continues its International Film Festival with three selections for spring 2011, beginning on Tuesday, March 8 and continuing through May 3. Three countries are represented in the program: Vietnam, Israel, and Argentina.
SAYREVILLE – Assemblyman John S. Wisniewski announced Friday that his district office has teamed with Middlesex County Food Organization and Outreach Distribution Services (MCFOODS) to become a permanent drop location for nonperishable food bank goods.
RAHWAY – Tickets are on sale now for comic Paula Poundstone’s one-night-only appearance at the Union County Performing Arts Center in Rahway on June 24.