TRENTON – Legislation to have New Jersey officially recognize the Nanticoke Lenni Lenape Indians, Ramapough Lenape Indians and Powhatan Renape Indians as American Indian Tribes was approved Thursday by the Assembly.
MILLBURN – The Paper Mill Playhouse will feature four musicals and one play during its 2011-2012 season, beginning with the premiere of a new Disney stage musical, “Newsies.” The show, featuring music by Academy Award®-winning composer Alan Menken and a new book by Tony® Award-winner Harvey Fierstein, will debut Sept. 15.
RAHWAY—Registration is open now for spring art workshops at Arts Guild New Jersey. These intensive one-day classes for adults offer opportunities for individuals to learn about a new medium or art form.
ROSELLE – Mayor Garrett Smith will host a town hall meeting on Monday night at 7:30 p.m. The meeting will take place at Borough Hall, 210 Chestnut Street.
PERTH AMBOY-After my Oct. 22, 2010 column with the mention of the Prudence Lodge #204, I received the following email from Jeffrey Zaffron:
Dear EarthTalk: In his recent State of the Union Address, President Obama called for a million electric vehicles on American roads by 2015. How likely is it that we’ll attain that goal? — Jerry Mitlitski, Salem, OR
CLARK – Township residents can get their blood pressure, blood sugar and cholesterol levels screened for free on Thursday, March 3, Clark Health Officer Nancy Raymond announced.
TRENTON – Legislation intended to help New Jersey’s horse racing industry was approved Thursday by the Assembly.
ASBURY PARK – The Green Party of Monmouth County and the Green Party of New Jersey (GPNJ) will host a conference addressing healthcare and labor issues on Sunday, Feb. 27 from 12:30 – 4:30 p.m. at the Berkeley Oceanfront Hotel, 1401 Ocean Avenue, Asbury Park.