SOUTH PLAINFIELD — NJ Blood Services will hold a special needs blood drive sponsored by the South Plainfield Business Association for South Plainfield resident Jerry Bartolotti, who after a serious injury, received 120 units of blood.
Sample Sale • Dec. 11 & 18 from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. – World Enterprises Wholesale Showroom, 990 Raritan Rd., Clark, will hold a holiday sample sale that is open to the public. Fashion items including ladies’ handbags, jewelry, scarves, clothing and athletic apparel will be on sale at below retail prices. Info: 1-732-388-4001
STATE–With the official start of winter on Dec. 21, many New Jerseyans are spending an increased amount of time indoors without exposure to the sun. While they may experience some feelings of depression and anxiety as a result, they could also be suffering from a more serious medical condition known as Seasonal Affective Disorder – or SAD – if these feelings persist.
STATE — Everyone has heard the old saying, “An once of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” It’s good advice especially when it comes to washing your hands to keep yourself and those around you healthy.
RAHWAY—The Merchants and Drovers Tavern Museum Association will be hosting their annual Holiday Candlelight Evening Tour on Saturday, Dec. 11, from 6 to 9 p.m. in the museum building located at 1632 St. Georges Avenue, at the corner of Westfield Avenues in Rahway.
WESTFIELD – On Thursday, Assembly Conference Leader Jon Bramnick and his colleagues on the Consumer Affairs Committee unanimously passed the Anti- Phishing Act, which aims to protect millions of New Jerseyans from identity theft on the internet.
LINDEN – Police have arrested three suspects in an August home burglary, authorities announced.
STATE — In recognition of National Influenza Vaccination Week (Dec. 5-11), New Jersey Health and Senior Services Commissioner Dr. Poonam Alaigh is encouraging residents to get their flu shot to protect themselves and their families.
SUMMIT — The Visual Arts Center of New Jersey announces the fourth season of its popular Thursday Evening Salon Series. The 10 evening discussions will be held Jan. 13-May 19, 2011, and be moderated by leading artists, art historians, curators, philosophers, and writers, among others, in an informal, salon-style setting.