Today’s challenging economy is causing even the most financially secure consumers to be cost-conscious this holiday season. To help consumers avoid credit card debt and an empty wallet, The Provident Bank is offering some cash-saving tips.
It’s a good thing Cher and I aren’t best friends. I can just imagine our repartee at her Malibu home following the premiere of her newest star vehicle, “Burlesque,” written and directed by first time filmmaker Steve Antin.
Craft Fair • Dec. 4 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. – The Parents’ Guild of Mother Seton Regional High School, GSP Exit 135 in Clark, will sponsor their annual “Peppermint Boutique” Craft Fair. Over 100 crafters expected. Free admission.
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.