MORRISTOWN — Macculloch Hall Historical Museum will present a Japanese Drums and Ikebana Art program. This presentation proved to be a crowd favorite last year and performers Marco Lienhard and Anna Nakada plan on a similarly engaging program in the colorful and elegant gardens of Macculloch Hall.
Blood Drive • Aug. 17 from noon – 6 p.m. – Burger King, 439 Morris Ave., Elizabeth, will host a blood drive in conjunction with New Jersey Blood Services. Donors must be 17, or 16 with parental permission, weigh at least 110 lbs., and present photo or signed ID. Donors over 75 can keep donating with a note from their doctor. First time donors must know their Social Security number. Info: 1-800-933-2566.
CLARK – The second annual tricky tray fundraiser, benefiting Clark’s Boy Scout Troop 145, will be held on Saturday, Oct. 6. The event, sponsored by the American Legion in Clark, will be held at ALJ High School, 365 Westfield Avenue, Clark.
STATE — With food prices significantly rising, more New Jerseyans are feeling the pinch in their pocketbook as they visit the local grocery store or restaurant. But the American Heart Association stresses that eating healthy needs to remain a priority in order to live longer, stronger lives– and can actually save you money in the long run.
MORRISTOWN – The Town of Morristown and Mayor Timothy Dougherty will host a free all day concert on the Green on Saturday, Aug. 18. The second annual Morristown Jazz & Blues Festival runs from noon until 10 p.m.
If you’ve recently updated your status from single to married, you’re not alone – late spring and summertime is a popular period for weddings. Marriage also brings about some changes with your taxes. Here are several tips for newlyweds from the IRS.